Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center

Doctors and Departments

Director

Masashi Chatani, M.D., Ph.D.

Masashi Chatani, M.D., Ph.D.

Curriculum Vitae Summary
Mar.1978 Medical School: M.D. Tokushima University, Tokushima, Japan
Apr.1978-Dec.1980 Resident, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
Jan.1981-Sep.1982 Staff, Osaka Rosai Hospital, Department of Radiology
Oct.1982-Jun.1998 Staff, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Radiation Oncology
Jul.1998-Mar.2017 Chief, Osaka Rosai Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology
2016- Clinical Professor, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
Apr.2017 Vice Director, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka, Japan
Jul.2020 Director, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka, Japan
Qualification
Board of Radiation Oncologist (JASTRO and JRS)
Membership and Associations
Japanese Society for Radiation Oncology (JASTRO)
Japanese Radiological Society (JRS)
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
Others
Selected as one of the excellent specialist clinician 2016-2022 of the Doctor of Doctors Network by T-PEC.
Selected as one of The Best Doctors in Japan 2020-2021 announced by Best Doctors, Inc.

Head of clinical department

Osamu Suzuki, M.D., Ph.D.

Osamu Suzuki, M.D., Ph.D.

Curriculum Vitae Summary
Mar.2000 Medical School: M.D. Osaka University, Suita, Japan
Jun.2000-Mar.2001 Resident, Osaka University Hospital, Department of Radiology
Apr.2001-Mar.2003 Fellow, Osaka Rosai Hospital, Department of Radiology
Apr.2007-Mar.2008 Staff, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Radiation Oncology
Apr.2008-Mar.2012 Chief, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Radiation Oncology
Apr.2012-Mar.2015 Specially appointed assistant professor, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology
Apr.2015-May.2015 Assistant professor, Osaka University Graduate School Of Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology
Jun.2015-May.2020 Endowed Chair Associate Professor, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology Division of Carbon Ion Radiotherapy
Jun.2020 Head of clinical department, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka, Japan
Qualification
Radiation Oncologist (JASTRO and JRS)
General Clinical Oncologist (by JBCT)
Membership and Associations
European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO)
Japanese Radiological Society (JRS)
Japanese Society for Radiation Oncology (JASTRO)
Radiosurgery Society (RSS)

Regular doctor in clinical department

Makoto Anzai, M.D., Ph.D.

Makoto Anzai, M.D., Ph.D.

Curriculum Vitae Summary
Mar.2009 Graduate from Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
Apr.2009 Resident, Saiseikai Senri Hospital, Suita, Japan
Resident, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
Apr.2011 Osaka University Medical School, Department of Radiation Oncology
Jun.2014 Staff, QST hospital, Chiba, Japan
Oct.2015 Staff, Kansai Rosai Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology
Apr.2017 Staff, Kaizuka City Hospital, Department of Radiology
Apr.2018 Staff, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka, Japan
Qualification
Radiation Oncologist (JASTRO and JRS)
Membership and Associations
Japanese Society for Radiation Oncology (JASTRO)
Japanese Radiological Society (JRS)
Yuki Imai, M.D.,

Yuki Imai, M.D.,

Curriculum Vitae Summary
Apr.2012 Junior resident, Kaizuka City Hospital, Osaka, Japan
Apr.2014 Senior resident, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
Apr.2016 Staff, Osaka Rosai Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology, Osaka, Japan
Apr.2020 Staff, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka Japan

Head of dentistry in clinical department

Azusa Hasegawa, D.D.S., Ph.D

Curriculum Vitae Summary
1989-1995 School of Dentistry, Aichigakuin University, Nagoya, Japan
1995 D.D.S
1995-1996 Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, School of Dentistry, Aichigakuin University, Nagoya, Japan
1997-1998 Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, National Hospital Organization Nagoya Medical Center, Nagoya, Japan
1998-1999 Resident in Emergency Medical Care, Gifu Prefectural Tajimi Hospital, Tajimi, Japan
2001-2008 Medical Staff in Radiation Oncology Section, Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, NIRS, Chiba, Japan
2008-2016 Chief Physician in Treatment team 2 of Radiation Oncology Section,Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, NIRS, Chiba, Japan
2012-Present Adjunct Instructor in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, Aichi Gakuin University Dental Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
2014-2018 Fellowship, Istituto Europeo di Oncologia (IEO) and fondazione Centro Nazionale di Adroterapia Oncologica (CNAO), Italy
2016-Present Fellowship, QST Hospital of National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology, Chiba, Japan
2018-Present Chief Dentist of Oral Radiation Oncology Section, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka, Japan

Locum doctor in clinical department

Tadashi Kamada, M.D., Ph.D.

Tadashi Kamada, M.D., Ph.D.

Curriculum Vitae Summary
1979 Graduated with M.D, Hokkaido University, school of medicine, Sapporo, Japan
1997 Ph.D. Received at Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
2007-2019 Visiting Professor, Graduate School Niigata University school of medicine, Niigata, Japan
2008-2016 Director, Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
2009-2019 Visiting Professor, Graduate School Chiba University school of medicine, Chiba, Japan
2010-2019 Visiting Professor, Graduate School Hokkaido University school of medicine, Sapporo, Japan
2011-2019 Visiting Professor, Graduate School, Gunma University school of medicine, Maebashi, Japan
2016-2019 Director General, Clinical Research Cluster, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology, Chiba, Japan
2016-2019 Director, Hospital of National Institute of Radiological Sciences, National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology, Chiba, Japan
2019- Director, ion-beam Radiation Oncology Center in Kanagawa, Kanagawa Cancer Center, Kanagawa, Japan
2019- Locum doctor, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka, Japan
Memberships and Associations
Japanese Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (JASTRO)
Japan Radiological Society (JRS)
Japan Society of Clinical Oncology
Hiroya Shiomi, M.D. D.M.Sc

Hiroya Shiomi, M.D. D.M.Sc

Curriculum Vitae Summary
1988-1994 Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
1994-1995 Resident, Osaka University Hospital, Suita, Japan
1995-1996 Resident, Osaka Prefectural Hospital, Osaka, Japan
1996-2000 Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan
2000 D.M.Sc (Quality Assurance for an Image-Guided Frameless Radiosurgery System using Radiochromic Film)
2000 Research fellow, Stanford University (California, USA)
Research fellow, Cleveland Clinic (Ohio, USA)
2000- Present Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan
2001- Present Sosei-kai Clinic CyberKnife Center, Kyoto, Japan
2007- Present Miyakojima IGRT clinic, Osaka, Japan
2007- Present Saito Yukokai Hospital, Osaka, Japan
2012- Present Yukioka Hospital, Osaka, Japan
2019- Present Locum doctor, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka, Japan
Qualification
1999 Certificate of Radiology, Japan Radiological Society
2003 Certificate of Radiation Oncology, Japanese Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
2008 Certificate of National board of Cancer Therapy
Membership and Associations
Japan Radiological Society (JRS)
Japanese Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (JASTRO)
Japanese Society of Stereotactic Radiosurgery (JSRS)
Awards and Honors
2004 Encouragement Award (The 17th Annual Meeting of JASTRO)
2007 Gold Medal (The 66th Annual Meeting of Japan Radiological Society)
2009 Teaching award (The 22nd Annual Meeting of JASTRO)
2011 Abstract excellence award (The 24th Annual Meeting of JASTRO)
2012 Gold Medal (The 71st Annual Meeting of Japan Radiological Society)
2017 Gold Medal (The 8th Japan-Korea Joint Meeting on Medical Physics Logo Contest)
2019 President’s Award Gold (The 117th Scientific Meeting of JSMP)
Kazuhiko Hayashi, M.D., Ph.D.

Kazuhiko Hayashi, M.D., Ph.D.

Curriculum Vitae Summary
Mar.2009 Medical School: M.D. Osaka University, Suita, Japan
Apr.2009-Mar.2011 Resident, Nissei Hospital, Osaka, Japan
Apr.2011-Mar.2015 Doctor’s course, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology
Apr.2015-Sept.2015 Staff, Kansai Rosai Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology
Oct.2015-Sept.2018 Staff, Hospital of the National Institute of Radiological Sciences, National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Sciences and Technology, Chiba, Japan
Oct.2018 Staff, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka, Japan
Qualification
Radiation Oncologist (JASTRO and JRS)
General Clinical Oncologist (by JBCT)
Membership and Associations
Japanese Society for Radiation Oncology (JASTRO)
Japanese Radiological Society (JRS)
Jiro Fujimoto, M.D., Ph.D.

Jiro Fujimoto, M.D., Ph.D.

Education
1974-1979 Shinsyu University School of Medicine: M.D.
1987-1990 Hyogo College of Medicine: D.Phil.
Postdoctal Training
1979-1981 Surgical Resident, Hyogo College of Medicine Hospital
1981-1983 Clinical Fellow in Surgery, Kawasaki Hospital
1983-1985 Chief resident in Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine Hospital
1985-1987 Surgical Supervisor, Meiwa Hospital
Research Fellowship
1992-1994 Research Fellow in Medicine, Molecular Hepatology Laboratory,
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Academic Appointments
1987-1992 Assistant Professor of Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine
1994-2000 Associate Professor of Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine
2000-2019 Professor & Chairman of Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine
2015-2019 Vice President, Hyogo College of Medicine
Awards and Honors
1996 Japan Surgical Society, Haraguchi Memorial Award for Cancer Study
2000 Japan Medical Association, Research Award
Memberships,Offices and Committee Assignments in Professional Societies (selected)
Japan Surgical Society
The Japanese Society of Gastroenterology
The Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Surgery
Japanese College of Surgeons
The Japan Society of Hepatology
The Japanese association of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery
The Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine
The Japanese Cancer Association
Japan Pancreas Society
American Association for Study of Liver Disease (AASLD)
American Association of Gastroenterology (AGA)
American Physiological Society (APS)
American Pancreas Association (APA)
American Association of Gene Therapy (ASGT)
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Asian Pacific Association for the Study of Liver Disease (APASL)
European Association for the Study of Liver Disease (EASL)
Europe association of Surgical Research (ESS)
International Society of Surgery (ISS)
International Liver Cancer Association (ILCA)
International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists (IASGO)
Editorial Boards
1999- Gene Therapy
2000- Journal of Hepato-Biriary-Pancreatic Science
2005- World Journal of Gastroenterology
2008- Hepatology Research (Associate Editor)
Publications
More than 140 publications in total, and total IF (impact factor) is 700.05 including,
Nature Medicne(2), J Clin Invest(1), Proc Natl Acad Sci USA(1), Lancet(1), J Exp Med(1), Hepatology(8), J Hepatology(7), Gut(3), Ann Surg,/Arch Surg/ Surgery(5), Cancer(7), JHBPS(9)
Present Positions
Vice-Chief Director, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center
Professor of Surgery & Emeritus Professor,Hyogo College of Medicine

Vice director / Head of physics division

Tatsuaki Kanai, Ph.D.

Tatsuaki Kanai, Ph.D.

Curriculum Vitae Summary
Mar.1972 Physics Course, department of Science, Tokyo University of Education, Tokyo, Japan
Mar.1974 Department of Science, Graduate School Tokyo University Tokyo of Education, Tokyo, Japan
Apr.1974 Researcher, Division pf Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
Dec.1985 Senior Researcher, Division of Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
Apr.2005 Director, Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
Apr.2006 Director, Department of Accelerator and Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
Apr.2009 Special Professor, Heavy Ion Medical Center, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
Apr.2011 Professor, Heavy Ion Medical Center, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
Apr.2013 Special Duty Professor, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
Oct.2017 Vice Director, Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center, Osaka, Japan