Overview of University Hospital
Name Shiga University of Medical Science Hospital
ZIP 520-2192
Address Seta Tsukinowa-cho, Otsu, Shiga, JAPAN
TEL 077-548-2111
Established Apr. 1, 1978
Opened Oct. 1, 1978
Number of Beds 612
Building Land Area 21,103 square-meters
Total Floor Space 63,855 square-meters
Clinic Hours Mon - Fri (except Sat, Sun, holidays, and Dec. 29th through Jan. 3rd)
8:30 A.M. - 10:30 A.M. (First medical examination patient)
8:30 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. (Old case)



Yoshitaka Matsusue

Vice Directors

Medical Safety
Toshihiro Tanaka
Planning and Assessment
Kazuhiko Nozaki
Education and Training
Takashi Murakami
Michiko Nishimura

Advisers to the Hospital Director

Public Relations and Regional Cooperation
Hiroshi Maegawa
Clinical Research Development
Masahito Ohji
Takashi Yoshida
Financial Management
Ryoichi Kunitomo


  • Medical Safety Section
  • Division of Infection Control and Prevention
  • Clinical Departments (31)
  • Central Clinical Sections (13)
  • Central Surgery Sections (3)
  • Clinical, Education and Research Support Sections (10)
  • Pharmacy
  • Nursing Division
  • Secretariat

Approved Advanced Medical Technologies

Approved Advanced Medical Technologies
Title of Advanced Medical Technology Date of Approval
Treatment of a refractory skin ulcer using platelet-rich plasma 2016.11.01
Mycophenolate mofetil for childhood-onset, complicated, frequently relapsing nephrotic syndrome or steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome 2015.07.01