Board Chairman:Dr. Kazuo Watanabe
Superintendent(Hospital):Dr. Yasushi Teranishi
Superintendent (Clinic):Dr. Yasuo Fukaya
Total Bed Capacity: 461
Number of Staff:1,070
Clinical Specialties:34 specialties, including Neurosurgery and Radiology
Major Function of the Hospital:Regional Cancer Referral Hospital





Facilitative Leadership
STGH was established 34 years ago. We have 33 specialties and subspecialties, 19 specialized units and 17 clinical research centers to become a so-called “Advanced Medical Center” with synergistic leadership of the staff and team approach.


Reach us just after 80 min. ride of Shinkansen from Tokyo
STGH is located in Koriyama, an economic and commercial hub in the northeast of Japan’s Honshu Island. To reach us, it takes only 80 minutes from Tokyo Station by Shinkansen (bullet train). We have a geographical advantage to make maximal use of the most advanced equipment and supreme technology for providing the patient-centered healthcare services.




Center of Excellence
STGH recruits and retains outstanding medical personnel from all over Japan. We have some 130 specialists devoted to medical services. The 18 clinical research units provide sophisticated services with high efficiency and quality / safety. Dr. Watanabe, the founder and Chairman of the Board, is a well-known neurosurgeon and continues to see patients. He operated more than 10,000 neurosurgery cases to date.


Enabling Environment
Facilities and equipment of radiology department is the important central service function to the entire hospital. Also obviously those functions are related to all high-tech medical services. Equipment, such as Proton Beam Therapy (PBT), Gamma Knife, Cyber Knife, 6 units of Positron Emission Tomography (PET), Computed Tomography (CT), and 6 units of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) steadily support the entire hospital. Our some 50 clinical radiology technologists, some 100 physio- and occupational therapists provide comprehensive services for the patients.


Improvement Culture
Our staff, regardless the rank and category, try their best in team approach. We regard both employees’ and clients’ satisfactions are vital as our core value. We trust, respect and cultivate open communication among employees; moreover we cherish and optimize anytime upward feedback to keep employees motivated.
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