Dr. Nobuhito MorotaJapan
Kitasato University Hospital
Current Position
10/2018 to present Division head, Pediatric Neurosurgery
Academic Experiences
10/2018 - 03/2019Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Kitasato University School of Medicine
Professional Experiences
03/2002 - 09/2014Head, Department of Neurosurgery, National Center for Child Health and Development
10/2014 - 09/2018Head, Department of Neurosurgery, Tokyo Metropolitan Children's Medical Center
Specialty & Expertise
Pediatric Neurosurgery, Neuroendoscopic surgery, CVJ surgery, Surgery for the congenital anomaly, Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring
About Me
Dr. Morota began his career as a pediatric neurosurgeon in 1986 at Kobe Children’s Hospital. He moved to New York University Medical Center in 1991 and served as a clinical fellow in both intraoperative neurophysiology and pediatric neurosurgery. After his return in 1995, he was appointed as Director of Division of Neurosurgery in the newly founded National Center for Child Health and Development in Tokyo in 2002 and led it to become the largest pediatric neurosurgical service in Japan. He moved to Tokyo Metropolitan Children’s Medical Center in 2014, then, moved to Kitasato University School of Medicine in 2018.