For Those Who Seek Treatment at Kobe University Hospital

Infectious Diseases

Information for patients and our request

We deal with a broad range of infection-related issues including consultations on the diagnosis, treatment and prophylaxis of infections. If you have any concerns, please feel free to ask us for advice.

Overview of our clinical department and the diseases we target

The Infectious Diseases Department is responsible for the treatment and prevention of all infectious diseases. These include tropical diseases, tuberculosis, AIDS and the treatment of specific infectious diseases including sexually transmitted diseases such as syphilis. We also diagnose and treat fever and swelling of unknown etiology. We also consult on the various vaccinations available, or offer advice to those going to live abroad or travel abroad, provide vaccinations and prophylactic drugs, and also taken on health management after repatriation

Area of specialization

Prophylaxis and countermeasures against various bacterial infections, viral infections, AIDS, tuberculosis, and fevers of unknown origin.

Clinic schedule and physician

Classification Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri
First Visit/Return Visit Iwata[Morning]
Nishimura[Afternoon]
Attending Dr.[Afternoon] Attending Dr.[Morning] Oji[Morning] Attending Dr.[Morning]

Medical staff and specialties

Name & Position Area of specialization
Kentaro Iwata
Clinical Department Head
Professor
Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)、Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine
Goh Ohji
Assistant Head of Clinical Department
Ward Chief Physician
Chief Physician of the Outpatient Clinic
Associate Professor
Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)、Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine
Kei Ebisawa
Clinical Fellow
Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)
Manabu Nagata
Clinical Fellow
Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)
Sho Nishimura
Clinical Fellow
Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)
Iku Shirasugi
Clinical Fellow
Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)、Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine
Hitoshi Yonemoto
Clinical Fellow
Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)、Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine
Yu Arakawa
Clinical Fellow
Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)、Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine
Sachiko Morita Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)、Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine
Akiko Tsumura Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)、Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine
Clinical Fellow  
Kenta Iijima Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS)、Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine
Clinical Fellow  

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