Department Information


Cardiovascular Interventions

Medical Services

photo:Prof. KOBAYASHI Yoshio
Prof. KOBAYASHI Yoshio

The Center for Cardiovascular Intervention is involved in treating patients with coronary artery disease, peripheral artery disease, and valvular heart disease.

[Coronary Artery Disease]
Diagnosis of coronary atherosclerosis by angiography and intravascular ultrasound
Treatment of coronary artery and bypass graft blockages using balloon angioplasty, intracoronary stenting, and rotational atherectomy
Evaluation of endothelial function and coronary blood flow
Management of acute myocardial infarction

[Peripheral Artery Disease]
Diagnosis and treatment of renal artery stenosis
Diagnosis and treatment of iliac and femoral artery stenosis

[Structural heart disease]
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation for aortic stenosis
Transcatheter mitral valve repair for mitral regurgitation
Percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy for mitral stenosis
Percutaneous transluminal septal myocardial ablation for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
Percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale

Target Diseases


Professor FUJIMOTO Yoshihide
Associate Professor KITAHARA Hideki
Staff KATO Ken INUI Tomohiko
SAITO Yuichi  


TEL: +81-43-222-7171