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Minoru Ono

Minoru Ono, M.D., Ph.D.

The University of Tokyo, Department of Cardiac Surgery
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo  113-8655
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Medicine (M.D. 1987)
The University of Tokyo, General Surgery Residency (1987-1988)
Social Health Insurance General Hospital Surgery Residency (1988-1990)
The University of Tokyo, Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency (1990-1991)
Kyorin University, Cardiothoracic Surgery (1992)
Asahi Central Hospital, Cardiac Surgery (1993)
The University of Tokyo, Cardiothoracic Surgery (1994-1999)
The Ohio State University, Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinical Fellow (1999-2001)
The University of Tokyo, Assistant Professor of Cardiac Surgery (2001-2009)
The University of Tokyo, Professor and Chairman, Department of Cardiac Surgery (2009 -)
The University of Tokyo, Director, Cooperative Unit of Medicine and Engineering Research (2013-)

Other Interests

heart transplantation
ventricular assisting device
SIRS in cardiac surgery
thoracic aortic surgery
off-pump CABG
robotic cardiac surgery
minimally invasive cardiac surgery
mitral valve repair

Additional Educational Information

1983-1987           School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo

Ph.D., October 1998

M.D., May 1987

1981-1983           Faculty of General Arts, The University of Tokyo (Premedical course)

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Aorta
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Heart failure
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Medical technology
  • Heart Transplant
  • Valve disease