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Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Division Integrated Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Great Department Sensory and Motor Organ Sciences
Website http://www2.kuh.kumamoto-u.ac.jp/jibiinkoka/
Staff
Professor Eiji Yumoto
yu6167(at mark)gpo.kumamoto-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Ryosei Minoda
minoda(at mark)gpo.kumamoto-u.ac.jp
Assistant Professor Yasuhiro Samejima (University Hospital Affiliation)
Assistant Professor Tetsuji Sanuki (University Hospital Affiliation)
Instructress Masako Masuda (University Hospital Affiliation)
Instructor Taizo Murakami (University Hospital Affiliation)
Instructor Yoshihiko Kumai
kumayoshi426yk(at mark)fc.kuh.kumamoto-u.ac.jp
Instructor Takashi Aoyama
takashi_aoyama(at mark)fc.kuh.kumamoto-u.ac.jp
Reserach theme
A photograph shows aspiration by videofluoroscopy.
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Our department is composed of otology, rhinology, laryngology, head and neck surgery, maxillofacial surgery, skull base surgery, plastic and reconstructive surgery. These field consist ofhearing function, vestibular function, smell and taste, upper airway function from nose to trachea and swallowing function from oral cavity to esophagus, and the age of patients are infant to the aged. Our new treatments are cochlear implants for deafness, surgical treatment of dysphagia, phonosurgery for voice disorders and reconstructive surgery for head and neck cancers.