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Clinical Services

Department of Gastroenterological Surgery

photo Chairman and Professor
Suguru Hasegawa
M.D., Ph.D.
 Our department provides surgical care for a wide variety of gastroenterological diseases, such as malignant disease, inflammatory bowel disease and benign disease. One of the main features of our care is the active use of minimally invasive surgery, including laparoscopic, thoracoscopic and endoscopic procedures (EMR, ESD and POEM), by experienced hands. We also provide each cancer patient with the most suitable and satisfactory care by combining multimodality therapy.

The annual number of operations / procedures performed (minimally invasive surgery) (From Jan. to Dec.)
Esophageal cancer 2525
Gastric cancer 86(86)
Colorectal cancer 180(174)
Hepatectomy 3118
Cholecystectomy 96(88)
Pancreaticoduodenectomy 4(0)
Pancreatectomy 4(0)
Acute Care Surgery - 

ESD 48 
POEM 47 
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