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Shin Koga Hospital

KOGA HOSPITAL GROUP, based in our 2 main hospitals (Shin Koga Hospital and Koga Hospital 21), aims to provide medical care focusing on the patients by deepening cooperation among the group.
Upon the patients' requests or conditions, we are open to cooperate with the hospitals outside of our group as well.

Shin Koga Hospital strives, with our motto, "always for the patients," to investigate the causes and conditions of diseases through the effective teamwork and widely provide more effective medical care by adopting the latest technology.
Departments and Centers
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Gastroenterological Surgery & Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • General Thoracic Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • Neurology
  • Pulmonology
  • Nephrology
  • Radiology
  • Radiotherapy
  • Gynecology
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Rheumatology (Collagen Disease)
  • Hematology
  • Emergency Department
  • Anesthesiology
  • Clinical Pathology
  • General Consultation
  • Smoking Rehabilitation
  • Cardiovascular Center
  • Stroke and Neurology Center
  • Podiatric Center
  • Gastroenterology and Hepatology Center


With the Cardiovascular Surgery Dept., we provide the most appropriate but less invasive exams and treatment by utilizing varieties of medical equipment and techniques.


  • Angina Pectoris
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Arrhythmia
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Dialysis Shunt Malfunction
  • Valvular Disease
  • Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Atherosclerosis Obliterans
  • Aortitis Stenosis


  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) (Stent Implantation)
  • Implantable Cardiovascular Defibrillator Replacement
  • Catheter Ablation
  • Endovascular Treatment
  • Lower-limb PTA (including stenting)
  • Shunt PTA・Thrombectomy
  • Percutaneous Aortic/Pulmonary Valvuloplasty
  • Intravenous Filter Implantation
  • Transcatheter aortic valve implantation(TAVI) 

Cardiovascular Surgery

With the Cardiology Dept., we provide the most appropriate but less invasive exams and treatment by utilizing varieties of medical equipment and techniques.


  • Mitral valve regurgitation
  • Mitral valve stenosis
  • Aortic valve regurgitation
  • Aortic valve stenosis
  • Angina pectoris
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Adult congenital heart disease
  • Thoracic aortic aneurysm
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Aortitis Stenosis


  • Mitral Valve Repair/Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease Surgery
  • Graft Replacement of Thoracic Aorta
  • Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR)
  • Graft Replacement of Abdominal Aorta
  • Endovascular Aortic Repair (EVAR)
  • Transcatheter aortic valve implantation(TAVI)

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

We provide the medical diagnosis and treatment for gastrointestinal tract and hepatic diseases.


  • Gastro-duodenal Ulcer
  • Gastric Cancer
  • Colo-rectal Polyp
  • Colo-rectal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn's Disease)
  • Hepatitis and Liver Cirrhosis
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Cholecystolithiasis
  • Pancreatic Cancer


  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • ERCP
  • Endoscopic Hemostasis
  • Gastric Polypectomy
  • Colorectal Polypectomy
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR)
  • Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD)

Gastroenterological Surgery & Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery

Cooperating with other departments, we offer treatment for surgical diseases and cancer. We actively perform minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgery.


  • Gastric Cancer
  • Colo-rectal Cancer
  • Primary Liver Cancer
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer
  • GIST
  • Gallbladder Stones


  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparotomy Surgery
  • Hepatic Surgery
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Transcatheter Arterial Embolization


We perform a large array of surgery including difficult-treat conditions by utilizing the cutting edge medical technology and the highest level of surgical technique.


  • Brain Tumor (benign tumor)
  • Cerebral Aneurysm (unruptured)


  • Removal of Brain Tumor
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Clipping of Aneurysm 
  • Intravascular Surgery (Coil Embolization)

General Thoracic Surgery

For lung cancer, we strive to plan the appropriate treatment as soon as possible and provide the total care cooperating with other departments.


  • Lung Cancer
  • Pneumothorax and Cystic Lung Disease
  • Mediastinal Tumor
  • Thymus
  • Thoracic Empyema


  • Thoracoscopic Lung Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lung Resection Surgery for Cystic Lung Disease
  • Continuous Chest Drainage (Pleurodesis)
  • Mediastinal Tumor, Thymus Resection
  • Pedicled Muscle Plombage for Empyema
  • Surgery for Thoracic Empyema
  • Tracheobronchial Stent Placement

Breast Surgery

At Breast Surgery Dept. performing many cases of surgery yearly and keeping high breast conservation rate, we strive to provide prompt and adequate diagnosis and treatment.


  • Breast Cancer


  • Lumpectomy
  • Latissimus Dorsi Flap Reconstruction
  • Preoperative Chemotherapy
  • Lumpectomy in Elderly Patients
  • Evaluation of effectiveness of anticancer drugs using PET-CT

Diabetes & Endocrinology

We strive to improve glycemic control and to find and treat complications early by promoting a team approach and adopting adequate treatment for each patient.


  • Type 1・Type 2 Diabetes


  • Insulin Therapy
  • Medication
Hospital Tour
  • Common Room (2F)

  • 血管造影検査

  • Physiological Laboratory

  • Gastroenterological Surgery in Blue Lights

  • Staff Station/In-patient Ward

  • Hospital Room (Private)

  • Neurosurgery

  • Dietary Counselling

  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

  • Transcatheter aortic valve implantation「TAVI」

General Information

General Information

Hospital Name
Shin Koga Hospital
120 Tenjinmachi, Kurume City, Fukuoka Prefecture 830-8577
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5 minutes walk from Nishitetsu Kurume Station, Nishitetsu Tenjin-Omuta line
45 minutes by car from Fukuoka Airport
60 minutes by car from Kyushu Saga International Airport