AboutAbout the Clinic
In addition to two exam rooms, Nakamura Azabujuban Clinic has rooms for administering x-rays, performing endoscopy procedures, and recovery and consultation. The clinic possesses the latest high-end equipment for diagnosing upper and lower gastrointestinal tract disorders, as well as for administering other tests, such as ultrasound, x-rays and electrocardiograms. The doors and walls are thick to ensure your privacy during all consultations and treatments.
A 1992 graduate of the Keio University School of Medicine, Dr. Mitsuyasu Nakamura is board-certified in four medical specialties, including internal medicine, gastroenterology and hepatology. He also holds a PhD in gastroenterology from Keio. A member of the American College of Physicians for eight years, he spent four years as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Texas doing research in microbiology and immunology, and speaks fluent English. In addition to the above, Dr. Nakamura is a board member of the Japanese Society of Gastroenterology (Kanto Branch) and the Japanese Society of Hepatology (East Japan Area). He has served as an instructor in both fields. Recognized as an authorized industrial physician
Professional Positions and Appointments
2014: President and CEO, Nakamura Azabujuban Clinic, Tokyo, Japan
2012-13: Gastroenterology, NHO Tokyo Medical Center
2011-12: Director of Gastroenterology, Kawasaki Municipal Hospital
2007-11: Assistant Professor of Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, National Defense Medical College
2005-07: Instructor, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine
2002-05: Postdoctoral Fellow of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Texas
2000-02: Instructor, Internal Medicine, Tokyo Metropolitan Hospital
1998-2000: Instructor, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine
1997-98: Trainee in Internal Medicine, Sano Kosei Hospital
1996-97: Trainee in Internal Medicine, Nihon Koukan Hospital
1993-96: Resident in Internal Medicine, Keio University Hospital
Honors and Awards
2005: Fellowship Award from the Virus Hepatitis Research Foundation of Japan
2007: Young Investigator Award, Society of Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver
• Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
•Fellow of the Japanese Society of Gastroenterology
•Fellow of the Japanese Society of Hepatology
•Fellow of the Japanese Society of Gastroendoscopy
Besides offering expert care in the areas of general internal medicine, gastroenterology, hepatology and the treatment of allergies, Nakamura Azabujuban Clinic. Health screening (such as ningen dokku) and vaccinations as well as anti-aging assessments and regimens are available as well. Dr. Nakamura can also refer you to other top-flight physicians specializing in advanced treatment for various conditions and illnesses as necessary.
The clinic is ready to treat you for everything from common conditions such as influenza, constipation, fatigue and abdominal pain to migraines, gout, hypertension, diabetes and anorexia.
Handling conditions and illnesses such as gastroenteritis, gallstones, gastric and gall bladder polyps, gastric and colon cancer are specialties of this clinic, as is the treatment of hepatitis and dysfunctions of the liver.
Nakamura Azabujuban Clinic is prepared to help you with both seasonal and chronic respiratory conditions such as hay fever and asthma.
The clinic can perform the following types of exams and procedures onsite:
• Upper endoscopy (nasogastric and periosteum intubations)
• Colon fiberscopy and stomach cameras • Outpatient surgical procedures (such as polyp removal)
• Electrocardiograms and analysis
• X-rays and analysis
• Echography (carotid, abdomen) and analysis
• Blood workups and analysis, etc.
Please feel free to ask whether Dr. Nakamura handles a specific condition, procedure or course of treatment.
Location & Hours
The clinic is just a one-minute walk from exit 4 of Azabu-Juban Station on the Nanboku and Oedo lines on the second floor of the Azabu-Juban Square building.
Nakamura Azabujuban Clinic is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3 to 6:30 p.m., and from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturdays. The clinic is closed on Thursdays, Sundays and public holidays. Walk-ins are allowed, but please make a reservation to ensure that we can help you as quickly as possible.
Nakamura Azabujuban Clinic accepts National Health Insurance. Please bring your insurance card with you when coming in for appointments, consultations or procedures.
The bilingual staff at Nakamura Azabujuban Clinic can communicate with you in both Japanese and English. Please feel free to contact us in either language when scheduling appointments or inquiring about procedures, follow-up treatment or other topics.