Prof Hironori YAMAMOTO

M.D., Ph.D

Prof Hironori YAMAMOTO

M.D., Ph.D

Biography

Prof Hironori YAMAMOTO

Chairman and Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology
Jichi Medical University

Japan


Hironori Yamamoto is the Chairman and Professor of the Department of Medicine at Jichi Medical University, Tochigi, Japan. He also serves as the Director of the Endoscopy Center and the Vice President of Jichi Medical University Hospital. He is also a Director of the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society. He is the inventor of double-balloon endoscopy and also one of the pioneers of endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD).