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 17,850 square-meters
Total Floor Space 60,530 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
Management and Oversight
Shigehiro Tsujitani
Michiko Nishimura

Advisers to the Hospital Director

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


  • Medical Safety Section
  • Division of Infection Control and Prevention
  • Clinical Departments (30)
  • Central Clinical Sections (13)
  • Central Surgery Sections (3)
  • Clinical, Education and Research Support Sections (8)
  • Pharmacy
  • Nursing
  • Secretariat

Approved Advanced Medical Technologies

Approved Advanced Medical Technologies
Title of Advanced Medical Technology Date of Approval
Mycophenolate mofetil for childhood-onset, complicated, frequently relapsing nephrotic syndrome or steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome 2015.07.01
Subcutaneous continuous octreotide for congenital hyper insulinism 2014.10.01
Three-dimensional image analysis of anterior ocular segment 2013.12.01
The measurement of quantity of marrow microresidual disease (MRD) by the quantitative PCR method using gene rearrangement of acute lymphoid leukemia cell of immunity 2013.08.01
Adjuvant Chemotherapy Trial of S-1 for breast cancer with ER-positive and HER2-negative 2012.08.01
Immunotherapy for cancer patients using dendritic cells pulsed with tumor antigens 2005.6.01