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Clinic Director Takuji Harada M.D.

Greeting

Our Akihabara Eye Clinic provides medical care focused on surgical treatments for each ophthalmic disease mainly for cataract. At our clinic, Takayuki Akahoshi M.D. is the operating surgeon for one-day cataract surgeries and he genuinely performs the surgical procedures which are highly recognized in the world. Ever since our clinic opened in October 2007, our client base has grown and we are currently performing around 3,500 one-day cataract surgeries on an annual basis through word-of-mouth of patients and referrals from local medical doctors.
Being able to enjoy the lighting and colors in this world just like when we were young brings about vitality in today’s Japan’s long-lived society. Our clinic provides “the best technologies,” “latest facilities,” and “experienced staff” and offers the best medical treatments in order to support “our patients to realize a future with abundance starting with eye treatment.”

Background
  • 1996 Graduated Kyorin University, School of Medicine
  • 1996 Worked at the Department of Ophthalmology,Kyorin University Eye Center
  • 1997 Worked at the Department of Ophthalmology,Imaizumi Eye Hospital
  • 2000 Worked at the Department of Ophthalmology,Yunomoto Memorial Hospital
  • 2002 Director, Department of Ophthalmology,Akiru Municipal Medical center
  • 2005 Director, Department of Ophthalmology,Fussa Hospital
  • 2006 Returned to Imaizumi Eye Hospital
  • 2008 Part-time doctor,Department of Ophthalmology,Mitsui Memorial Hospital
  • 2008 Director,Akihabara Eye Clinic

Clinic Director Takuji Harada M.D.

Surgeon Takayuki Akahoshi M.D.

Greeting

Dr. Akahoshi devised the “Phaco Prechop Method,” a new surgical procedure for cataract surgery based on a motto of “providing the best eyesight through surgical procedures with the latest surgical equipment and best technologies.” On the side of performing 9,000 surgical operations on an annual basis with this surgical procedure recognized by the world, Dr. Akahoshi continues to educate people regarding this surgical procedure by accepting invitations from ophthalmological societies all over the world.
Currently, Dr. Akahoshi gives lectures and provides public viewings of surgeries in 66 countries and has been awarded the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery’s highest award in the category of “new surgical procedures” in 1994 and 1996. In 2002, Dr. Akahoshi was awarded the prize as “an ophthalmologist that contributed the most” from the Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Dr. Akahoshi concurrently held a position at the Department of Ophthalmology at Fudan University (formerly Shanghai Medical University) and the Department of Ophthalmology at Harbin Medical University as a guest professor.
In 2007, Dr. Akahoshi concurrently held a position at the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Illinois in the US as a guest professor. All cataract surgeries performed at our Akihabara Eye Clinic is performed by Dr. Akahoshi.

Background
  • 1982 Graduated Jichi Medical University
  • 1982 Classroom Researcher, Department of Ophthalmology, Jichi Medical University
  • 1986 Ophthalmology Doctor, University of Tokyo Hospital
  • 1989 Ophthalmology Assistant, Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women’s Medical University School of Medicine
  • 1990 Worked at the Department of Ophthalmology, Japanese Red Cross Musashino Hospital
  • 1991 Department Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Mitsui Memorial Hospital
  • 1992 Director, Department of Ophthalmology, Mitsui Memorial Hospital

Surgeon Takayuki Akahoshi M.D.

Main Publication
  • Asahi Press:“The Secret of Cataract”
  • Shogakukan:“Suitable Age for Cataract”

Introduction of the Clinic

Address
4F, Sorimachi Syoji Building, 1-3-5 Taito City, Tokyo Metropolis, 110-0016
Tel
03-5846-3500
Examination
Department
Ophthalmology Department
Clinic Hours
  Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
9:45-13:30
13:30-17:30
  • Doctor's no-consultation day:Public holiday
  • …Surgery day
Map

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By Train

JR Yamanote Line/Keihin-Tohoku Line/Sobu Line “Akihabara Station” (10 minutes on foot from the Showa-dori Entrance)Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line “Akihabara Station” (8 minutes on foot from Exit 1)Tsukuba Express Line “Akihabara Station” (10 minutes on foot from Exit A3)

By Car

Around 5 minutes from the Honcho Exit, No. 1 Ueno Route, Shuto Expressway *Our clinic does not provide parking

Access from the Airport

When Taking the Expressway Bus
Haneda Airport

Tokyo Airport Transport Service Bus Around 50 minutes from Haneda Airport to Akihabara Station (Akihabara Station East Plaza/in front of Yodobashi Camera)

Narita Airport

Around 110 minutes by Tokyo Airport Transport Service Bus from Narita International Airport to Tokyo Station’s Yaesu South Exit Around 4 minutes by JR/Keihin-Tohoku Line from Tokyo Station to Akihabara Station

When Taking the Train
Haneda Airport
  • 1. Around 20 minutes by Keihin Kyuko Line’s Airport Limited Express (TOKKYU) from Haneda Airport International Terminal Station to Shinagawa Station Around 16 minutes by JR/Keihin-Tohoku Line from Shinagawa Station to Akihabara Station
  • 2. Around 19 minutes by Tokyo Monorail from Haneda Airport International Terminal Station to Hamamatsucho Station Around 10 minutes by JR Line from Hamamatsucho Station to Akihabara Station
Narita Airport
  • 1. Around 40 minutes by Skyliner from Narita Airport Station to Nippori Station Around 8 minutes by JR/Keihin-Tohoku Line from Nippori Station to Akihabara Station
  • 2. Around 64 minutes by Narita Express from Narita Airport Station to Tokyo Station Around 4 minutes by JR/Keihin-Tohoku Line from Tokyo Station to Akihabara Station

Photos of the Clinic

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