Department of General Medicine

Department of General Medicine includes gastrointestinal medicine, cardiovascular medicine, and psychosomatic medicine. We treat hospitalized patients complicated with medical disease and outpatients.
The Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine provides medical treatment of overall digestive organ diseases. We carry out upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, colonoscopy, and abdominal ultrasonography as routine examinations. We also focus on gastrointestinal disorders conjunction with mental stress such as functional gastrointestinal disorders (functional dyspepsia, irritable bowel syndrome) and inflammatory bowel diseases (ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease). We work on these diseases with speciality and provide clinical outcomes.
In Cardiovascular Medicine, we examine cardiac disease by electrocardiogram and echocardiography. We mainly treat hypertension, arrhythmia, and heart failure. Evaluation and management of cardiomyopathy associated with muscular dystrophy are important in our hospital.
Department of Psychosomatic Medicine provides care from both physical and psychosocial perspectives. Major target diseases are psychosomatic disorders, which are physical illnesses associated with psychosocial factors such as irritable bowel syndrome.


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