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Nippon Medical School Chiba Hokusoh Hospital

This is the fifith hospital affiliated with Nippon Medical School founded in 1876.
We have 574 beds, 28 departments and 4 features below.
1.Doctor Helicopter to treat acute phase patients quickly.
2.Function of a hub institution for cancer treatment with regional hospitals.
3.Regional Disaster Medicine base hospital as disaster-resistant institute.
4.Medical interpreters posted
In addition, we have an affiliated clinic at Narita internationl airport.
Disaster drill and lots of events are held on“Hospital Street”every year.
Basic policy is to provide safe and high quality treatment with considering for patients and focusing efforts on developing medical professionals with a rich humanity.
Departments and Centers
  • Cardiology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Pain Clinic
  • Digestive surgery
  • Neurology
  • Nephrology
  • Hematology
  • Diabetes, endocrinology and metabolism medicine
  • Respiratory medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Dermatology
  • Radiology
  • Mental health
  • Breast surgery
  • Cardiovascular surgery
  • Pulmonary surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Urology
  • Plastic and Reconstructive surgery
  • Rehabilitation
  • Critical care medicine center
  • Dental clinic
  • Pathological department


The Cardiovascular Center offers novel and high-quality therapy. Region: Coronary Artery Diseases and ASO., Arhhythmias, Sleep Apnea Syndrome, Heart Failure etc..


  • Angina Pectoris
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  • ASO: arteriosclerosis obliterans
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Paroxismal Atrial Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Premature Contractions
  • Sleep Apnea Syndrome


  • Percutaneous coronary intervention
  • Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty
  • Catheter ablation for arrhythmias


We provide medical care for the patients with gastrointestinal tract disease and hepato-biliary-pancreatic disease. A health screening is available for foreign citizens.


  • Helicobacter pylori associated gastritis
  • Acute gastritis
  • Chronic gastritis
  • Gastric polyp
  • Gastric ulcer
  • Duodenal ulcer
  • Reflux esophagitis
  • Colonic polyp
  • Colonic adenoma


  • Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy
  • Acid-suppressing medication
  • Gastric polypectomy
  • Gastric endoscopic mucosal resection
  • Gastric endoscopic submucosal dissection
  • Colonic polypectomy
  • Colocic endoscopic mucosal resection


Our institute is expert of treatment for stroke (cerebral infarction/intracerebral hemorrhage/subarchnoid hemorrhage).


  • Cerebral aneurysm
  • Giant cerebral aneurysm
  • Moyamoya disease
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhrage
  • Cerebral infarction
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage
  • Stroke
  • Carotid artery stenosis
  • Brain tumor
  • Spinal cord disease


  • Clipping of cerebral aneursm
  • Bypass surgery of cerebral artery
  • Radial artery graft
  • Coiling of cerebral aneurysm
  • Embolization of AVM
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Carotid artery stent


Our ophthalmology department examines general ophthalmology diseases, including diagnosis of retinal hereditary diseases and treatment of uveitis.


  • Cataract
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Retinal detachment
  • Diagnosis of retinal hereditary diseases
  • Age related macular degeneration
  • Retinal vein or artely occulussion
  • Uveitis


  • Cataract surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Anti-VEGF treatment for retinal diseases
  • Steroid treatment for uveitis

Orthopedic surgery

Various imaging diagnosis and surgical treatments for diseases and injuries of the shoulder, spine, hip and knee joint in the field of orthopedic surgery are mainly performed. In particular, shoulder arthroscopic surgery, arthroplasty and spinal fusion (XLIF), which are performed with small incision and minimal invasion, have a short hospital stay and few postoperative complications, and have satisfactory clinical results. We also prepare surgical brochures in English.
Regular medical care is also provided for foreign patients. Outpatient consultation is a complete reservation system, but if there is an introduction letter, it can be consulted without reservation. In addition, if the travel examinee contacts in advance, it is possible to schedule examinations such as MRI and CT, so that diagnosis and treatment can be received smoothly.


  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Recurrent dislocation of the glenohumeral joint
  • Osteoarthritis of the shoulder
  • Spinal canal stenosis
  • Osteoarthritis of the knee
  • Osteoarthritis of the hip


  • Arthroscopic surgery of rotator cuff tea
  • Arthroscopic bankart repair for recurrent dislocation of shoulder
  • Artificial joint replacement surgery of the shoulder
  • Spinal fusion
  • Artificial joint replacement surgery of the knee
  • Artificial joint replacement surgery of the hip

Pain Clinic

Our department is ready to manage your acute pain and/or exacerbate chronic pain for passengers or travellers. We provide non invasive treatments for you since we believe that less comlications are better for those who travel abroad.


  • Various pains


  • Nerve block therapy
  • Pharmacotherapy
Hospital Tour
  • Hospital Street for exhibitions : the first stage treatment in disaster and so on

  • Doctor Helicopter for treatment of critical patients : We call ‘Flying ER’

  • Cardiac Catheter Laboratory : The scene of operation (Cardiology)

  • Operating room : Cataract surgery (Ophthalmology)

  • Operation room : The scene of brain surgery (Neurosurgery)

  • Dayroom : Available as conversation room, dining room and so on

  • Deluxe single room type A

  • Cancer patient support center

  • Harmonia miniconcert (Event)

  • Mini carp streamer exhibition (Event)

General Information

General Information

Hospital Name
Nippon Medical School Chiba Hokusoh Hospital
1715 Kamagari, Inzai, Chiba, 270-1694
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Medical Travel Assistance Company

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4 minutes by car from Inba Nihon-idai Station, Hokusoh Line
80 minutes by car from Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport)
45 minutes by car from Narita International Airport