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Nagasaki University Hospital

As the university hospital in Nagasaki, we provide the region with all forms of advanced medical care. The surgeries and radiation and chemical therapies we provide for cancer patients are state-of-the-art, on par with the top oncology departments hospitals throughout the country, and our tertiary emergency hospital provides outstanding emergency care. 

We adhere to two core healthcare service policies:
1 . Provide trustworthy, quality healthcare in a well-equipped hospital environment.
2. Organize, promote, and provide the highest-level, leading-edge healthcare.
Departments and Centers
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Hematology
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatrics
  • Dermatology and Allergology
  • Urology and Renal Transplantation
  • Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery
  • Anesthesiology
  • Radiology
  • Immunology and Rheumatology
  • General Medicine
  • Respiratory surgery / lung transplant surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Transplantation and Gastroenterological surgery
  • Mammary gland / endocrine surgery
  • Pediatric surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Preventive Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Cariology
  • Periodontology
  • Fixed Prosthodontics
  • Denture Prosthesis
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Regenerative Oral Surgery
  • Dental radiology

Respiratory Medicine

We diagnose and treat adults with a wide range of respiratory disorders.

Diseases

  • Pneumonia
  • Lung cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Bronchial asthma
  • COPD
  • Interstitial pneumonia

Treatments

  • Bacterial culture
  • Antibiotics
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Anti-cancer agents
  • Pulmonary function test
  • Bronchodialator
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Corticosteroid
  • Anti-fibrotic agents

Cardiovascular Medicine

The Department of Cardiovascular Medicine treats wide-ranging cardiovascular diseases (ischemic heart disease, arrhythmia, hypertension, etc.).

Diseases

  • Angina pectoris,
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Ischemic heart disease
  • Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension:CTEPH

Treatments

  • Percutaneous coronary intervention
  • Balloon pulmonary angioplasty

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Our department comprehensively diagnoses and treats digestive diseases.

Diseases

  • Esophageal cancer
  • Gastric cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Acute hepatitis
  • Chronic hepatitis
  • Liver cirrhosis
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Bile duct stone
  • Pancreatic cancer

Treatments

  • Endoscopic treatment of early gastrointestinal cancer (ESD)
  • Endoscopic treatment of early gastrointestinal cancer (EMR)
  • Treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (CS, antiTNF-αantibody)
  • Treatment of liver disease (CT)
  • Treatment of liver disease (abdominal ultrasonography)
  • Treatment of liver disease (RFA)
  • Treatment of Bile Duct and Pancreatic Disease
  • Chemotherapy of progress gastrointestinal cancer

Hematology

We, the Department of Hematology, accept hematologic diseases of all kinds. We are also actively working on hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Diseases

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Malignant Lymphoma
  • Myeloproliferative neoplasms
  • Hemetopoietic failure syndromes
  • Anemia
  • Thrombocytopenia

Treatments

  • Blood examination
  • Bone marrow aspiration and biopsy
  • Imaging examination
  • Lymph node biopsy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Immunosuppressive therapy
  • Hematopoietic cell transplantation

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Our diabetes and endocrinology experts focus on the treatment of endocrine and metabolic disorders such as diabetes and thyroid and pituitary diseases.

Diseases

  • Type 1, type 2 diabetes
  • Pancreatic diabetes
  • Endocrine tumors in the pituitary gland
  • Endocrine tumors in the adrenal gland
  • Endocrine tumors in the parathyroid gland
  • Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy

Treatments

  • Improvements in the life style
  • Treatment by using the oral anti-diabetic agents
  • Treatment by using self-injection agents
  • Education of carbo-counting methods
  • Treatment by using the insulin pump
  • Pituitary MRI
  • Adrenal venous sampling
  • Pulse steroids
  • External radiation to the retrobulbar tissues

Nephrology

The Department of Nephrology diagnoses and treats wide-ranging kidney diseases We also run a hemodialysis unit for critically ill patients.

Diseases

  • Chronic glomerulonephritis
  • Acute kidney injury
  • Chronic kidney disease

Treatments

  • Renal biopsy
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal dialysis

Neurology

As expert neurologists, we will provide our best performance to diagnose and treat a veriety of neurological intractable diseases.

Diseases

  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Multiple sclerosis

Treatments

  • Muscle biopsy to evaluate the neuromuscular junction
  • Dopamine-Transporter (DaT) SPECT imaging
  • Somatosensory, motor and visual evoked potentials

Infectious Diseases

This department was founded as the clinical department for the Institute of Tropical Medicine (NEKKEN) in 1967. Today we provide patient care for infectious diseases.

Diseases

  • Fever of unknown origin
  • Systemic infection
  • Tropical infectious diseases
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Malaria
  • Tuberculosis
  • Typhoid fever
  • Rickettsial diseases
  • Dengue fever
  • Parasitic diseases

Treatments

  • Microbiological tests
  • Parasite tests
  • Imaging examination
  • Endoscopic examination
  • Malaria treatment
  • Various anti-parasite drug treatment
  • Anti-retroviral drug treatment
  • Tuberculosis treatment

Pediatrics

Our Department of Pediatrics is affiliated with pediatric specialists from many fields across the country and is equipped to treat pediatric diseases of many types.

Diseases

  • Pediatric leulemia
  • Malignancy
  • Undiagnosed genetic disorder
  • Epilepsy
  • Chronic Renal dysfunction
  • Pediatric collagen disease

Treatments

  • Bone marrow aspiration
  • Imaging test
  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiation therapy
  • Genetic analyses, genetic counseling
  • Electroencephalogram monitoring
  • Anti-epileptic therapy
  • Blood examination
  • Renal echography
  • Renal biopsy. therapy

Dermatology and Allergology

We investigate and treat a comprehensive range of skin diseases. Our treatments conform with the standard therapeutic guidelines.

Diseases

  • Malignant cutaneous tumor
  • Intractable eczema
  • Dermatitis
  • Psoriasis

Treatments

  • Operation
  • Phototherapy of UVA
  • Biological preparation

Urology and Renal Transplantation

We mainly provide medical care to patients with cancers of urinary system or renal failure.

Diseases

  • Renal cancer
  • Pelvic ureter cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Adrenal tumor

Treatments

  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Robot asisited surgery
  • Transurethral surgery

Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery

Otorhinolaryngology is a subspecialty that deals with conditions of the ear, nose, and throat (ENT) and related structures of the head and neck.

Diseases

  • Otitis media
  • Otitis externa
  • Hearing loss
  • Facial nerve palsy

Treatments

  • Pure-tone audiometry
  • Stapedius reflex
  • Computed tomography
  • MRI
  • Surgeries (radical operation of the middle ear)
  • Surgeries (tympanoplasty)
  • Surgeries (stapes surgery)
  • Surgeries (choclear implantation)
  • Surgeries (facial nerve decompression)
  • Most of conservative therapy including medication, radiotherapy

Anesthesiology

Our department specializes in preventing and relieving pain. We provide non-surgical treatment for trigeminal neuralgia, including medications or trigeminal nerve blocks.

Diseases

  • Trigeminal neuralgia (Tic douloureux)

Treatments

  • Nerve block (Trigeminal nerve block)

Radiology

We perform radiological diagnoses with multiple imaging modalities and conduct interventional radiology as well as radiation therapy for malignancies.

Diseases

  • Diseases for diagnostic imaging
  • Brain tumors
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Malignant Lymphoma
  • Bladder cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Metastatic bone tumor

Treatments

  • Radiological diagnosis
  • Radiation therapy

Immunology and Rheumatology

Our department treats autoimmune disease. We use serological tests and image analysis for the latest treatment using biological agents and immunosuppressant.

Diseases

  • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)
  • Systemic sclerosis (SSc)
  • Mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD)
  • Polymyositis (PM)
  • Dermatomyositis (DM)

Treatments

  • Dignosis for serological test
  • Image analysis
  • Treatment with steroid
  • Immunosuppressants
  • Biologic agents

Transplantation and Gastroenterological surgery

Our department performs MIS, organ transplantations, and metabolic surgery. Our research on regenerative therapy for digestive diseases is on the cutting edge.

Diseases

  • Esophagela cancer
  • Gastric cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Hepatocellualar carcinoma
  • Liver metastasis
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Liver cirrhosis
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma

Treatments

  • Operation
  • Operation, Liver transplantation (living donor)

Neurosurgery

Our department runs a comprehensive stroke center equipped for the multimodal assessment of many operative cases.

Diseases

  • Benign brain tumor
  • Malignant brain tumor
  • Intracranial aneurysm
  • Carotid stenosis
  • Stroke

Treatments

  • Brain tumor resection
  • Aneurysm neck clipping
  • Neuroendovascular surgery

Surgical Oncology

We provide surgical treatments for diseases of the lung, esophagus, stomach, colon, liver, pancreas, breast, and thyroid, as well as pediatric diseases.

Diseases

  • Liver cancer
  • Pancreas cancer
  • Colon cancer
  • Esopageal cancer
  • Gastric cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Lung cancer

Treatments

  • Hepatectomy
  • Pancreatectomy
  • Pancreatico-duodenectomy
  • Colectomy
  • Endoscopic esophagectomy
  • Laparoscopic-assisted distal gastrectomy
  • (Partial) Mastectomy
  • Total thyroidectomy, Lobectomy
  • Pneumonectomy (Lobectomy)

Obstetrics and Gynecology

We provide treatments for diseases related to perinatology, reproductive endocrinology, and gynecological oncology.

Diseases

  • Complicated pregnancy
  • Infertility
  • Cervical cancer
  • Cervical interaepithlial neoplasia (CIN)

Treatments

  • Fetal ultrasonography
  • Pregnancy management
  • Diagnositic laparoscopy for infertility
  • Infertility care
  • Artifical insemination
  • Cervical cancer screenig
  • Diagnostic conization
  • Hysterctomy for Cervical interaepithlial neoplasia (CIN)

Ophthalmology

We perform various ophthalmic surgeries including cataract surgery using multifocal intraocular lens.

Diseases

  • Cataract

Treatments

  • Cataract surgery using multifocal intraocular lens

Preventive Dentistry

We promote oral health through preventive treatment and self-care instruction for dental caries and periodontal diseases.

Diseases

  • Dental caries
  • Periodontal diseases.
  • Halitosis

Treatments

  • Oral health maintenance.
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of breath-odour.

Orthodontics

The Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics deals primarily with the diagnosis and correction of malpositioned teeth and jaws.

Diseases

  • Irregularities of the teeth (malocclusion)
  • Jaw deformities

Treatments

  • Orthodontic treatment
  • Correction of jaw deformities

Pediatric Dentistry

We provide oral health care for infants, children, and adolescents. Treatments for patients who are unable to sit still are conducted under general anesthesia.

Diseases

  • Dental caries ( especially early childfood caries)
  • Oral function disorder of new born infants with cleft lip, alveolar, and palate

Treatments

  • Preventive procedure
  • Restorative treatment
  • Endodontic therapy
  • Extraction of teeth
  • Application of Hotz plate, bottle-feeding counceling, oral health care management

Cariology

We provide conservative and surgical treatments for dental hard tissue diseases such as caries, pulpitis, and apical periodontitis.

Diseases

  • Dental caries
  • Pulpitis
  • Apical periodontitis

Treatments

  • Operative dentistry (Composite resin restoration)
  • Pulpectomy
  • Infected root canal treatment

Periodontology

Our department provides regenerative treatment of alveolar bone and treatment to improve a gingival recession although it is often required a long period of time for the therapies.

Diseases

  • Periodontal disease

Treatments

  • Periodontal therapy

Fixed Prosthodontics

We provide treatment of functional and esthetic restoration of defective or missing teeth due the dental caries and periodontitis.

Diseases

  • Tooth defect
  • Missing tooth
  • Periimplantitis

Treatments

  • Conventional dental diagnosis in conjunction with CBCT
  • Ceramo metal Crown and Bridge
  • All ceramics Crown and Bridge

Denture Prosthesis

We provide treatment using the removable dentures.

Diseases

  • Inadaptation of denture
  • Breakage of denture

Treatments

  • Adjustment of denture
  • Denture repair

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Wet treat diseases of the oral and maxillofacial region such as tumors, injuries, infections, deformities, temporomandibular disorders, and sleep apnea syndrome.

Diseases

  • Pericoronitis of the wisdom tooth
  • Impacted wisdom tooth
  • Oral cancer
  • Sleep apnea syndrome

Treatments

  • Extraction of the wisdom tooth
  • Extraction of the impacted wisdom tooth
  • Oral cancer surgery
  • Oral device for sleep apnea syndrome

Regenerative Oral Surgery

We use tissue-engineering procedures to administer various developmental treatments. We place a strong emphasis on providing warm and positive dental services.

Diseases

  • Jaw deformity
  • Pericoronitis
  • Missing tooth
  • Tumor at the oral field (benign, malignant)
  • Oral mucosal disease
  • Oral and maxillofacial injury
  • Temporomandibular joint disorder
  • Oral and maxillofacial infection
  • Cyst at the oral and maxillofacial region
  • Salivary gland disorder (except for palotid)

Treatments

  • Orthignathic surgery
  • Impacted tooth extraction
  • Dental implantation
  • Chemo- and radiotherapy
  • Maxillo-mandibular open reduction and internal fixation
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Antiinflammation including pus discharge, Sequestrectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Tumorectomy
Hospital Tour
  • Intensive Care Unit

  • Hybrid operating room with radiographic imaging equipment.

  • PET-CT room : Effective tool for detecting recurrent cancer.

  • Treatment room : Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)

  • Robotic assisted surgery room : For early prostate cancer using the da Vinci Surgical System.

  • Infectious disease unit : Equipped with care unit for fatal communicable infectious diseases

  • Consultation room : Prepare for accepting patients with viral hemorrhagic virus infection

  • Helicopter : Emergency medical service

  • Nurses' station : It is manned 24 hours.

  • Special Room

General Information

General Information

Hospital Name
Nagasaki University Hospital
Address
1-7-1 Sakamoto,Nagasaki,Nagasaki 852-8501
URL
http://www.mh.nagasaki-u.ac.jp/imc/en/ English
http://www.mh.nagasaki-u.ac.jp/ Japanese
Contact
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Directions

Train
10 minutes walk from Uragami Station, JR Nagasaki Line
10 minutes by car from Nagasaki Station, JR Ngasaki Line
Airplane
60 minutes from Nagasaki Airport by car