Update date: Jan. 21, 2020
Hyogo Institute for Oriental Medicine
Director, FUJIWARA Hisayoshi
1-1-1 Higashidaimotsucho, Amagasaki-shi, Hyogo 660-0828 Japan
Number of employees：
Organization/Research department name (4)：
Department for Basic Medical Sciences of Chinese Medicine
Department for Clinical Medicine of Chinese Medicine,
Department for Basic Medical Sciences of Acupuncture
Department for Clinical Medicine of Acupuncture
Purpose of establishment：
Oriental Medicine Laboratory was established in Hyogo Prefectural Amagasaki Hospital.
Hyogo Institute for Oriental Medicine and Attached Clinic were founded.
Oriental Medicine Department was established in Hyogo Prefectural Amagasaki Hospital.
Oriental Medicine Department was founded in Hyogo Prefectural Kashiwara Hospital.
Hyogo Prefectural Kashiwara Acupuncture Hospital was founded.
In 1997 the Institute was founded with the intention of
Hyogo Prefecture to see if Oriental Medicine could be
adopted for health and welfare of the people in the
Prefecture. The Institute has conducted basic researches
on treatments with Chinese medicine and acupuncture.
Medical treatments with Chinese medicine has been conducted
in adjoining Hyogo Prefectural Amagasaki Hospital with the
benefits of the health insurance system.
The numbers of patients are annually about 50,000 and
10,000 in the treatments of Chinese medicine and acupuncture,
respectively (the actual numbers of 2007).
Research field (1)：
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- 2007: \ 0 (Million)
- 1997: \ 173 (Million)