This department offers treatment for pediatric diseases ranging from primary care to emergency treatment. It particularly offers specialized treatment for endocrine diseases(including short stature and abnormalities in sexual development), and kidney disease (abnormal school urinalysis results, urinary tract infection, hydronephrosis, nephrotic syndrome etc.). A pediatrician is on call 24h a day; thus, services such as nighttime hospitalization are also available if prior notice is given.
This department treats all dermatological diseases including surgeries for moles or skin cancer; general diseases such as tinea, rash, and acne; and conditions such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis that require long-term treatment. Doctors in this department are particularly experienced with regard to laser treatment for intractable acne, bruising, hemangioma, and chloasma. Please do not hesitate to contact us with inquiries regarding cosmetic treatments.
In the Radiotherapy division, we treat many malignant tumors, from palliative radiation therapy to defiitive radiation therapy. We also try to improve the quality of life of patients. In the Nuclear Medicine Division, approximately 40 types of tests for the functional assessment of the brain and heart and diagnosis of tumors are performed. Moreover, radionuclide therapy is performed for pain relief for bone metastasis, thyroid cancer, and Graves’ disease.
Department of Orthopaedics offers several surgical treatment options for the musculoskeletal disorders of the spine, hip and knee joints, hand and trauma. We regularly perform total hip and knee arthroplasties and, in particular, use the minimally invasive direct anterior approach for total hip arthroplasty (MIS DAA-THA) to decrease the risk of hip dislocation. Also we regularly perform spinal surgery of the laminoplasty for cervical myelopathy, lumbar herniated disk surgery, and decompression and fiation of lumbar spinal canal stenosis.
The expert team of plastic surgeon at Toranomon Hospital is dedicated to improving patients’ QOL through plastic and reconstructive surgeries. Our surgeons are specialists in addressing a wide range of problems related to trauma, cancer, or congenital anomalies, and provide treatment for diseases such as varicose veins, diabetic foot gangrene and pressure ulcers. Reconstructive surgery specializations include breast reconstruction, eyelid surgeries, cleft lip and palate repair, and major flp procedures.
For benign tumors such as ovarian cysts and uterine myoma, we perform laparoscopic surgery or hysteroscopic surgery whenever possible. Malignant tumors such as ovarian cancers, uterine cancers, etc. are treated based on medical society guidelines, while considering the feeling of the patient. In the fild of infertility/reproductive techniques, in addition to in-vitro fertilization/embryo transplantation and micro-fertilization (micro-insemination), we are actively grappling with gamete preservation for patients with other non-gynecological cancers. In childbirth, while we continue to consider natural childbirth to be the fist option, we also provide support for abnormal conditions with a 24-hour-a-day system in cooperation with the Pediatrics and Anesthesiology Departments.
Multidisciplinary treatment of genitourinary cancer consisted mainly of surgery is most popular in our department. We are familiar to laparoscopic surgery as a minimum invasive modality against curable kidney cancer and adrenal tumor as well. We are experienced in performing urinary tract reconstruction which enables self-urination even after total cystectomy. Surgical treatment against prostate hypertrophy is usually done using Holmium Laser (HoLEP). Flexible transurethral lithotripsy (fTUL) and extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) are performed to treat various types of urinary tract stones.
We treat age-related eye diseases such as cataract, glaucoma, and diseases of the fundus, e.g. age-related macular degeneration, epiretinal membrane, macular hole, retinal detachment, and retinal vein occlusion. Severe myopia is also actively treated with phakic intraocular lens transplantation for refractive errors as well as with vitreoretinal surgery and anti-VEGF injections for retinal lesions.
This department treats all otorhinolaryngology disorders including dizziness and disorders of the ears, nose, throat, tonsils, voice, and saliva. The department staff has also immense experience in the management of head and neck tumors. The Hearing Center housed in the department is the only such center in Japan, meeting all auditory-related needs from hearing aids, artifiial middle and inner ear implants, auditory brainstem implants and the diagnosis and counseling of hereditary hearing diffiulties.
This department performs pain clinic for regional pain and systemic pain, i.e. caused by blood circulation disorders. Nerve block therapy is actively incorporated to relief pain caused by conditions such as herpes zoster, trigeminal neuralgia, cervical spondylosis, headaches, slipped disk, spinal canal stenosis, and facial paralysis.
In this department, specialist staff manage common dental diseases such as dental caries, marginal periodontitis (alveolar pyorrhea), and tooth loss in addition to esthetic restorative treatment (dental treatment to make teeth appear more natural) and dental implants. Further, oral surgeries are also performed for extracting impacted teeth (wisdom teeth), intraoral care for hospitalized patients, and the treatment with oral appliance for sleep apnea syndrome patients.
The Department of Intensive Care offers open-type intensive care operations with the cooperation of related department.
The diagnostic imaging performed at Toranomon Hospital is interpreted by certifid diagnostic radiologists in case of the physician’s request. Results are reported to the physician concerned.
Our services in anatomic and molecular pathology provide clinicians with information that enables patient diagnosis and treatment. We perform approximately 17,000 surgical specimens (including 1400 intraoperative frozen section diagnoses) and 13,000 cytopathology specimens each year. Our department is a certifid training facility of the Japanese Society of Pathology and the Japanese Society of Clinical Cytology.
Outpatient rehabilitation is only performed at Toranomon Hospital Kajigaya. A suffiient number of staff and well-equipped rehabilitation facilities are present for the care and treatment for conditions such as cerebrovascular diseases, neurodegenerative diseases, spinal cord diseases, and postoperative rehabilitation of orthopedic or neurosurgical cases as per patient’s needs. We do not accept requests for outpatient rehabilitation.