Welcome to the Cardiovascular Surgery Department website of
Nagoya Tokushukai General Hospital

The cardiovascular surgery department was set up in 1998 by Dr. Takeki Ohashi. Since then, this department has expanded into one of the largest units in this field. We are now performing 1000 cardiac operations in a year in four hospitals with 14 members of cardiac surgeons. Nagoya Tokushukai General Hospital has been ranked as one of the best cardiovascular surgery hospital in Chubu or Tokai area. With high technique and less invasive method like Off Pump CABG and minimally invasive cardiac surgery (MICS), our cardiovascular surgery department has established a leading position in Japan. We never refuse any cardiac surgery patients however difficult condition or emergency are.

Dr Takeki Ohashi


  • 1, All patients requiring cardiovascular treatment are treated properly and immediately.
  • 2, The result of operation is open to the public.
  • 3, Quick recovery from operation is promoted.
  • 4, Advanced and reliable treatment with new facilities is the first choice for the patients.
For more information or consultation please mail us at

For emergency please call at 0568-51-8711
( put you through to cardiovascular surgeon in English)
Fax is also available. Please fax to 0568-51-7115


大橋 壯樹

Dr Takeki Ohashi

Graduated, Osaka University Medical School
Trained, General surgery in Osaka Prefectural Hospital
Trained, Cardiovascular surgery in National Cardiovascular Center.
Oversea trained, Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, Australia.
Assistant head, Cardiovascular Surgery Department in Kameda Medical Center
Appointed, Head of cardiovascular surgery department in Nagoya Tokushukai General Hospital

Languages spoken in office English, Japanese

  • ・ Coronary artery bypass surgery
  • ・ Cardiac valvular surgery
  • ・ Aortic surgery
  • ・ Adult congenital surgery
  • ・ Ventricular assist device implantation surgery
  • ・ Peripheral vascular surgery
Affiliated association
  • ・ Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery
  • ・ Japan Surgical Society
  • ・ The Japanese Society for Vascular Surgery
  • ・ The Japanese Society for Cardiovascular Surgery
  • ・ The Japanese Circulation Society
  • ・ Clinical Professor at Osaka University Medical School
  • ・ Board certificated cardiovascular surgeon of three societies
  • ・ Board Certified Member of The Japanese Circulation Society
  • ・ Certificated implantable left ventricular assisted device operator
  • ・ Certificated stentgraft operator