Family Medicine (General Practice, Primary Care)

Family Medicine (General Practice, Primary Care)2018-10-02T12:48:11+00:00

Our full time family practitioners are available for adult and pediatric consultations. Additionally they have individual areas of special interest including gastroenterology, internal medicine and minor surgery.

Nicola Oduro-Yeboah MB BS (medical doctorate) London

Clinical director and partner, graduate of the University of London (University College Hospital). She underwent a general practice rotation including pediatrics, elderly medicine and emergency medicine and has practiced in Tokyo since 2003. Dr Yeboah is fluent in German.

Thomas Lomax MB BS (medical doctorate) London, BSc DRCOG MRCGP (UK)

A partner and a general practitioner with a special interest in minor surgery. Graduated from London University (Royal Free Hospital) in 2000 and worked in Surgery and Emergency Medicine in St Georges Hospital, London, for five years. Subsequently trained in general practice, gaining experience in Psychiatry and a doctorate in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Passed the MRCGP (Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners) exam in 2008 and shortly after moved to Tokyo where he has practiced since.

Peter Seez M.D., Ph.D Germany/Japan

Graduated from Giessen University in Germany. In Japan he acquired a Japanese Medical license in Japanese and received a PhD after postgraduate studies at Tokyo University. He has specialized in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology / Endoscopy at Wurtzburg University; at the clinic he has extended his interests to dermatology and pediatrics. Dr Seez is a guest professor for General Medicine at Juntendo University, Tokyo. He speaks German as well as fluent English, French and Japanese.

Carsten Wagner M.D., Germany

Graduated from University of Tubingen in Germany. He has specialized in general medicine and underwent an internal medicine and general practice rotation. He speaks German as well as fluent English.

We also have four family doctors working part-time. They all speak fluent English and have experience working overseas.

Masatoki Adachi M.D.,MSc

Graduated from the University of Saga Medical School in Japan. He completed his residency program at the University of Tokyo, followed by a fellowship in pediatrics at the University of Tokyo Hospital. Dr Adachi is a board certified pediatrician (Japan Pediatrics Society).

Nobutaka Hirooka, MD, MS, PhD, FAAFP

Dr. Hirooka graduated from the National Defense Medical College in Japan. He completed his internal medicine residency in Japan and family medicine residency in USA. He currently practices medicine at Saitama Medical University where he also teaches the medical students and residents.

James Thomas MB ChB (medical doctorate) UK, BSc FHEA

Graduated from the University of Leeds and the University of Edinburgh. He has experience working in the UK in general practice, pediatrics, and general medicine. He is a lecturer at Keio University School of Medicine and has been working in Japan since 2012.

Haruhiro Uematsu M.D.

Graduated from Aichi Medical School (Japan). He completed a family medicine residency program in USA. Dr Uematsu currently practices at Kameda Family Clinic Tateyama.