Honorary Director of Shin Koga Hospital

新古賀病院 名誉院長 佐々木富男

My Motto is “To Save Patients No Matter What”

Dr. Tomio Sasaki, the honorable director of Shin Koga Hospital, graduated from the University of Tokyo with the degree of M.D. After having positions as an associate professor of Department of Neurosurgery, the University of Tokyo and a professor of Department of Neurosurgery, Gunma University, he served as a professor of Department of Neurosurgery in the Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University from April 2002 to March 2013. Currently, he is the Honorary Director of Department of Neurosurgery in the Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University. And, in April 2013, he assumed the position as the Honorary Director of Social Medical Corporation Tenjinkai Shin Koga Hospital.

Dr. Sasaki is known for his surgery for brain tumor and cerebrovascular surgery that are rather challenging. and he is one of the skilled neurosurgeons. He operated more than 1,000 cases of surgery for vestibular schwannomas and skull base tumors, which are especially difficult, and successfully preserved not only facial nerve function but also effective hearing in many cases. He is also widely known for his skills in brain aneurysm surgery and brain arteriovenous malformation surgery.

It is our great pleasure and honor to have the Honorary Director of Department of Neurosurgery in the Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University as the Honorable Director of our hospital.