Department of Orthopedics Yao Municipal Hospital Yao-city Osaka JAPAN

Yao Municipal Hospital

Address: 1-3-1,Ryugecho,Yao-city,Osaka,581-0069,JAPAN
TEL: +81-72-922-0881

Orthopedics Surgery

PositionFullnameFieldCertifications etc
Head of Orthopedics Surgery
And chief of the sports/joint surgery department
Yamada YuzoOrthopedics of Sports Medicine・Japanese Orthopaedic Association
・Specialist of Orthopedics
・Certified Physician of Sports Medicine
・Doctor of medicine
Director of the spine surgery departmentTateishi KosukeSpinal Injuries (cervical, lumbar spine)・Japanese Orthopaedic Association
・Specialist of Orthopedics
・Physician of Spinal Injuries
・Physician of Musculoskeletal rehabilitation
・The Japanese Society for Spine Surgery an Related Research
・Advisor of Spinal Injuries
・Doctor of medicine
Medical Director of Orthopedics SurgeryOkamoto
Surgical elbow/hand disease・Japanese Orthopedic Association
・Specialist of Orthopedics
・Japanese Society for Surgery of the Hand
・Medical specialist in hand surgery
・Doctor of medicine
Assistant Medical Director of Orthopedics SurgerySahara
 ・Japanese Orthopedic Association
・Specialist of Orthopedics
Assistant Medical Director of Orthopedics Surgery and Assistant Medical Director of RehabilitationKanemoto
General orthopedic surgery 


[Spinal outpatients]Friday : 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.
Provides conservative surgical treatment for cervical and lumbar spine degenerative diseases (cervical myelopathy, spinal stenosis, spinal disc herniation)

[Initial examinations]
Monday : Kanemoto
Tuesday : Sahara
Wednesday : Tateishi
Thursday : Okamoto
Friday : Yamada

The front desk is open untill 11:30 am.
※Initial examinations are only for patients with a letter of introduction from their family doctor.
However, we will consider providing treatment baced on a doctor's judgement as soon as possible to a patient who needs prompt treatment. Please notify the reception desk.

[Subsequent examinations]
Monday : Okamoto,Yamada
Tuesday : Okamoto
Wednesday : Mitsuoka, Yamada
Friday :Tateishi, Sahara

[Diseases that are our strong suit]
① knee osteoarthritis
② sports impediment/knee injuries
③ spine disorders
④ surgical hand/elbow disease