PROFILE

FUKUNAGA Tetsu, M.D., Ph.D.


Department of Gastroenterology and Minimally Invasive Surgery

Short Biography

1982-1988
M.D. Ryukyu University School of Medicine
1988-1992
Resident in Surgery, Juntendo University Hospital
1994-1996
Research fellow, Department of anesthesiology/CCM, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
1992-2004
Assistant Professor, Instructor, Department of Surgery, Juntendo University Urayasu Hospital
2004-2009
Chief, Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Cancer Institute Ariake Hospital
2008-
Clinical Professor, Department of Digestive and Pediatric Surgery, The University of Tokushima Graduate School
2009-2010
Clinical Professor, Department of Gastroenterological and General Surgery, St. Marianna University School of Medicine
2010-2015
Professor, Department of Gastroenterological and General Surgery, St. Marianna University School of Medicine
2015-
Visiting Professor, Department of Gastroenterological and General Surgery, St. Marianna University School of Medicine
2015-
Professor, Department of Gastroenterology and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Juntendo University Faculty of Medicine
 

Keywords

  • Gastric Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy
  • Thoracosopic Esophagectomy

Main Research Topics and Interests

  • Gastric Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy
  • Thoracosopic Esophagectomy

Publications (in English)

  • Original Articles (67)
  • Impact Factor (174.26)

Recent Main Publications

  • Fukunaga T, Hiki N, Kubota T, Nunobe S, Tokunaga M, Nohara K, Sano T, Yamaguchi T : Oncologic outcomes of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 20: 2676-2682, 2013
  • Fukunaga T, Hiki N, Tokunaga M, Nohara K, Akashi Y, Katayama H, Yoshiba H, Yamada K, Ohyama S, Yamaguchi T: Left-sided approach of suprapancreatic lymph node dissection in laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy without duodenal transection. Gasric cancer 12: 106-112, 2009
  • Ishibashi Y, Fukunaga T, Mikami S, Oka S, Kanda S, Yube Y, Kohira Y, Enomoto T, Otsubo T: Triple-stapled quadrilateral anastomosis: a new technique for creation of an esophagogastric anastomosis. Esophagus 15: 88–94, 2018
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