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Saitama medical university International medical Center

Our hospital was established with the objective of aiming to create internationally competitive world-class hospital. Our mission is to be dedicated in highly specialized medical service for cancer and heart disease, cerebrovascular disease. We are happy to accept patients with complicated difficult diseases or conditions. All the staff is making it a goal to provide "high-quality medical treatment with a high level of satisfaction and safety" with a focus on "patient-centered medical care” wholeheartedly. In addition, our hospital acquired JCI certification, which corresponds to international hospital function evaluation that was the first in Japanese university hospitals in February 2015. It has been proved that international quality standards for medical quality and safety are sufficiently reached and it has become possible to confidently provide clinical care to foreigners more than ever.
Departments and Centers
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Heart Disease Center
  • Stroke Center
  • Department of Brain and Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Department of Pediatric Tumor
  • Department of Hematopoietic Tumor
  • Department of Gynecologic Oncology
  • Department of Uro-Oncology
  • Department of Breast Oncology
  • Department of Skin Oncology and Dermatology
  • Department of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor / Orthopedics
  • Department of Head and Neck Oncology / Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Department of Primary Unknown and Rare Cancers
  • Department of Radiation Oncology
  • Department of Gastroenterology (Gastrointestinal Endoscopy)
  • Department of Gastroenterology (Gastroenterological Oncology)
  • Department of Gastroenterological Surgery (Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery)
  • Department of Gastroenterological Surgery (Colorectal Surgery)
  • Gastroenterological Surgery (Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery)
  • Department of Respiratory Medicine
  • Department of Respiratory Surgery
  • Department of Cardiology
  • Department of Arrhythmia
  • Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
  • Department of Pediatric Cardiology
  • Refractory Heart Failure Treatment Center
  • Department of Neurology / Stroke medicine
  • Department of Cerebrovascular Surgery
  • Department of Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Department of Pediatric Surgery
  • Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Department of Primary Unknown and Rare Cancers
  • Department of Palliative Medicine
  • Department of Psycho-oncology
  • Department of Diagnostic Pathology
  • Department of Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Department of Critical Care and Emergency
  • Department of General and Regional Medicine
  • Organ Transplant Center / Japan Organ Transplant Network Designated Transplant Examination Center
  • Department of Diagnostic Imaging
  • Department of Nuclear Medicine
  • Department of Exercise and Respiratory Rehabilitation

Comprehensive Cancer Center

We do not provide conventional treatment based on the sectionalism; we put emphasis on horizontal connection and provide highly specialized medical services.


  • Lung cancer
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Gynecolgic cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Skin cancer
  • Brain tumor
  • Liver cancer
  • Blood cancer
  • Pediatric cancer


  • Endoscopic surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Open chest / abdominal surgery
  • Radiation therapy
  • Chemotherapy

Heart Disease Center

In the Heart Disease Center, all departments of Cardiology / Cardiovascular Surgery / Pediatric Cardiology / Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, have a lot of experience in surgery and interventional therapy.


  • Myocardial infarction
  • Arrhythmia
  • Valvular disease
  • Angina Pectoris
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Ventricular septal defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Transposition of the great arteries
  • Single ventricle


  • Open heart surgery
  • Catheter intervention

Stroke Center

"Specialists from Neurology, Cerebrovascular Surgery, and Endovascular Neurosurgery cooperate to provide clinical care of all cerebrovacular diseases.


  • Unruptured cerebral aneurysm
  • Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Cerebrovascular stenosis
  • Moyamoya disease
  • Carotid artery stenosis


  • Surgical treatment (Craniotomy)
  • Neuro-endovascular Therapy
  • Neuroradiological Diagnosis (CT/MRI/SPECT/PET)
Hospital Tour
  • Hybrid operating room

  • Chemotherapy center

  • Learning center

  • Restaurant

  • Convenience store

  • Special private room

  • Courtyard

  • Beauty salon

  • Concert

  • Doctor Helicopter

General Information

General Information

Hospital Name
Saitama medical university International medical Center
1397-1, Yamane, Hidaka-City, Saitama-Pref, Japan
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Medical Travel Assistance Company

Emergency Assistance Japan Co., Ltd.
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JTB Corp. Japan Medical & Health Tourism Center
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10 minutes by bus from Komagawa Station, JR Hachiko Line
10 minutes by bus from Higashimoro Station, Tobu Ogose Line
2 hours by car from Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport)
3 hours by car from Narita International Airport