Introduction of the related facilities and counseling clinics

Particle Radiotherapy Clinic
Clinic providing consultation for heavy ion radiotherapy

A limited number of medical institutions nationwide can perform heavy ion radiotherapy. Moreover, there are not many medical institutions where staff with technical knowledge can answer questions on heavy ion radiotherapy in detail.

In order to respond to requests for consultation with professional staff, second opinions, and so on, special counseling clinics have been prepared at accessible locations in Tokyo.

* In addition, patients from overseas are requested to read Flow of the therapy and International medical support.

Second opinions Cases where reexamination is necessary Determination of the indication for heavy ion radiotherapy
Facility name Particle Radiotherapy Clinic
Address Garden Tower 1F, Hotel New Otani Tokyo
4-1 Kioi-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 102-0094
TEL +81-3-3239-0556 (Japanese or English)
FAX +81-3-3239-0560 (Japanese or English)
Practice days ●Hours of operation
Monday to Friday: 9:00 to 17:00
Saturday: 9:00 to 12:00
●Hours for accepting inquiries by phone
Monday to Friday: 9:00 to 17:00
Saturday: 9:00 to 12:00
*By advance appointment only
Doctors Please see the page containing the list of doctors.
Access Three minutes on foot from the Akasaka-mitsuke Station on the Ginza and Marunouchi subway lines.
Three minutes on foot from the Nagatacho Station on the Hanzomon and Namboku subway lines.
Eight minutes on foot from the Yotsuya Station on the JR Chuo and Sobu line.

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Examination system Business partner: Kenkoigaku Association Touto Clinic (Particle Radiotherapy Clinic 2F)
Equipment: PET-CT (16-channel), MRI (1.5 T), CT (64-channel multislice), diagnostic endoscopy system (high-definition video), mammographic equipment (with biopsy system), and ultrasonic diagnostic equipment (3D).
Organization managing the clinic and supporting its patients Particle Radiotherapy Patient Support Center
Garden Tower 1F, Hotel New Otani Tokyo
4-1 Kioi-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 102-0094
(in Particle Radiotherapy Clinic)
TEL: +81-3-3239-0348; FAX: +81-3-3239-0327

What is the Particle Radiotherapy Patient Support Center?

The Particle Radiotherapy Patient Support Center was established on June 1, 2012, for the following purposes: to create an environment in which to place domestic and overseas patients who hope for heavy ion radiotherapy, in cooperation with relevant domestic and overseas medical institutions and so on, in order to establish system whereby patients can undergo the therapy in peace; and to manage and support the Particle Radiotherapy Clinic, which is central to the patient support system.

Activities
  • Support for patients in charged particle cancer therapy (patients at the Particle Radiotherapy Clinic)
    • Patient support based on screening by charged particle therapy specialists
    • Patient support based on second opinions by charged particle therapy specialists
    • Explanations and reports to a patient's attending physicians, and, as necessary, supportive introductions of patients to other medical institutions
  • Management support of the Particle Radiotherapy Clinic
    • Support regarding the financial aspects of the therapy
    • Support for point of contact services and so on
  • Support for promoting and popularizing charged particle cancer therapy
    • Holding lecture meetings and dispatching lecturers to popularize charged particle therapy and to support patients, and so on
    • Preparation and distribution of various PR materials to popularize charged particle therapy and to support patients
    • Other activities
  • Cooperation and development promotion with facilities relevant to charged particle cancer therapy
    • Communication, coordination, and joint investigation and research with relevant facilities to popularize charged particle therapy and to support patients
Major executives
Chief Director Hirohiko Tsujii Visiting Researcher, National Institute of Radiological Sciences;
Director, Ion-beam Radiation Oncology Center, Kanagawa Cancer Center;
Director, Particle Radiotherapy Clinic
Deputy Chief Director Osamu Otsubo Chief Director, Advanced Medicine Forum