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Takahiro Katsumata

Takahiro Katsumata, M.D., Ph.D.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka Medical and Pharmaceutical University
2-7 Daigaku-machi
Takatsuki, Osaka  569 8686
81 72-684-6442
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Kanazawa University School of Medicine (M.D. 1988)
Tokyo Women's Medical University, The Heart Institute of Japan, CVS Residency (1988-1990)
Tokyo Women's Medical University (Ph. D. 1998)
Oxford Heart Centre, The John Radcliffe, Honorary Senior Registrar with Mr. Westaby (1996-2000)
Surgeon-in-Chief, The Cardiovascular Center, Kyoto Katsura Hospital(2000-2004)
Prof. and Chairman, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka Medical College(2004-)

Other Interests

Aortic surgery(Repair of extensive thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms)
Stentless bioprosthesis
Congenital heart disease
Mitral valve repair
Cardiovascular surgery in patients with underlying tissue disease
Mechanical circulatory support
Direct remodeling of the LV
Redo cardiovascular surgery

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Congenital
  • Vascular
  • Cardiac
  • Coronary disease
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart failure
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Pericardium
  • Valve disease
  • Mediastinum
  • Congenital
  • Vascular
  • Great vessels
  • Aorta
  • Endovascular
  • Professional Affairs