Prof. Satoshi KurodaJapan
Toyama University Hospital
Current Position
2012 to present Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan
Academic Experiences
1986 - 1995Department of Neurosurgery, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
1995 - 1997Wallenberg Neuroscience Center, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Professional Experiences
1998 - 2007Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
2007 - 2012Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
Specialty & Expertise
cerebrovascular surgery, moyamoya disease, brain tumor, spinal disorders, cerebral blood flow and metabolism, non-human experiments
About Me
He is a skillful neurosurgeon and has operated on huge numbers of patients with cerebrovascular diseases for these 37 years. He is mainly interested in open surgery for cerebrovascular diseases, including carotid stenosis/occlusion, cerebral aneurysm, and moyamoya disease. He also has many experiences of surgery for brain tumor, spinal cord disorders, and trigeminal neuralgia/facial spasm. Total number of surgeries for these 10 years is over 2,000. His scientific interest is focused on basic and clinical research on cerebral hemodynamics and metabolism, cerebral ischemia, cell therapy for CNS disorders. He has conducted several multi-center clinical studies in Japan. He has published over 380 English-written articles that can be found in PubMed website.
Impact factor; 1,005 (1986-2024)
Citation; 19,115
h-index; 72