Toshihiko Sato, MD

Department of General Thoracic, Breast and Pediatric Surgery, Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka, Japan

Dr. Toshihiko Sato is an expert with extensive experience in thoracic surgery. Dr. Sato has been recognized expert in diagnosis and surgical treatments for pulmonary, mediastinal tumors and specialized in thoracoscopic and robotic surgeries. He has been involved in the development of novel medical instruments and conducting large scale clinical trials as a member of the scientific committee of Japanese Association for Chest Surgery.

He received his MD degree from Kyoto University School of Medicine in 1997 and completed his Post Graduate Training at Department of Thoracic Surgery, Kyoto University Hospital from 2004 to 2009. He was an assistant professor of Department of Thoracic Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University from 2009 to 2014 and was promoted as Associate Professor of Kyoto University Hospital from 2014-2019. Now he has been working as Associate Professor at Fukuoka University Hospital.

He has been a Member of Japanese Board of Surgery (2001), Japanese Board of Thoracic Surgery (2006), Councilor of Japanese Association for Chest Surgery (2015) and Member of American Association for Thoracic Surgery (2019).

Terms of Appointment: Oct 2019 - Sep 2021