Director & Professor
Digestive Disease Center
Asahikawa Medical University
Dr. Yusuke Saitoh was born on January 2, 1959 in Japan, and completed his MD. and Ph.D. from Asahikawa Medical University, Asahikawa, Japan. He stayed in Texas, USA and worked about flat and depressed type colorectal tumors. He has received many honors and awards. He is a distinguished director at Asahikawa City Hospital and clinical professor in Asahikawa Medical University. He is also a manager of the Hokkaido prefecture branch of Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy and a editorial board of Stomach and Intestine (traditional Japanese Journal in regard to gastrointestinal diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy). Dr. Yusuke Saitoh has been invited from 13 countries and performed more than 30 lectures and live demonstrations so far.
His research interests include digestive diseases, Colorectal cancers, Endoscopy.