A4M Japan
Conference 2021

TOC Exhibition Hall (Gotanda TOC)
2021/10/16,17

Speakers

From Nov. 1st

  • Opening Address

    Tomonari Ogawa MD

  • Keynote speech (Prerecorded)

    Pamela W. Smith
    MD, MPH, MS

  • Anti-Aging (Prerecorded)

    Andrew Heyman
    MD, MHSA

  • Anti-Aging

    Ryozo Saito MD

  • Luncheon Seminar 1

    Akira Aoki MD

  • Panel discussion 1 | Sports Medicine

    Nobuhiro Suetake Ph.D, MD

  • Dental “Oral Cavity Cancer”

    Toru Matsuo Ph.D, D.D.S.

  • Dental “Oral Cavity Cancer”

    Takahiko Shibahara Ph.D, D.D.S.

  • Dental “Oral Cavity Cancer”

    Mie Kato Choe, RDH, BS

  • Aesthetic Medicine

    Yoshie Hirose Ph.D, MD

From Nov. 8th

  • Regenerative Medicine

    Pablo Sebastian Ortega MD

  • Healthy Longevity medicine

    Yoshiaki Kumamoto Ph.D, MD

  • Panel discussion 2 | Fasting

    Yukiko Matsuyama Ph.D

  • Panel discussion 2 | Fasting

    Atsushi Aoki Ph.D, MD

  • Regenerative medicine

    Sebastian Orduna MD

  • Holistic and Anti-Aging Medicine

    Wg. Cdr. Orawan Kitchawengkul MD

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Tomonari Ogawa MD

Chairman of A4M Japan Conference 2021 Organizing CommitteeRepresentative Director of Vantage Inc.Representative Director of MRT Inc.

Profile

Apr. 2002
Passed the 96th National Examination for Medical Practitioners (Japan)
June 2004
Started to work at Senri Clinical Care Medical Center, Osaka
June 2005
Started to work at the Emergency and Critical Care Center, National Hospital Organization Osaka National Hospital
Sept. 2011
Executive Director of Operations of MRT
Sept. 2013
Executive Director and Corporate Executive Officer, General Manager of the department of Business Strategy of MRT
May 2014
Executive Director and Corporate Executive Officer, General Manager of MRT
June 2015
Executive Vice Representative Director of MRT
General Manager of the department of Medical & Healthcare of the company
Mar. 2018
Director of CB Career Inc. (now Nihon medical career Inc.) (-present)
Apr. 2019
Representative Director of MRT (-present)
General Manager of the department of Medical & Healthcare of MRT
Jan. 2020
Representative Director of Vantage Inc. (-present)
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Pamela W. Smith M.D, MPH, MS

A4M SCIENTIFIC PLANNING COMMITTEE

Profile

Dr. Pamela W. Smith spent her first twenty years of practice as an emergency room physician with the Detroit Medical Center and later she became an Anti-Aging/Functional Medicine specialist. She is an internationally known speaker and author on the subject of Anti-Aging and Functional Medicine and is a diplomat of the Board of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Physicians. She also holds a Master’s in Public Health Degree along with a Master’s Degree in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine. She has been featured on CNN, PBS, and many other television networks and also has hosted her own radio shows. Making use of her past experience, she appears on FOX NEWS RADIO and still enjoys great popularity as a guest commentator. Dr. Pamela Smith is currently the Director of the Center for Personalized Medicine.
She is the founder of The Fellowship in Anti-Aging, Regenerative, and Functional Medicine. She is the Director of Medical Education for the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine and is also the co-director of the Master’s Program in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine at the Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida.
She is the author of “HRT: The Answers” ,”Vitamins: Hype or Hope?” and many other books.

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Andrew Heyman MD, MHSA

A4M Director of Academic Affairs

Profile

In 1990, Dr. Andrew Heyman received formal training in Shiatsu and Traditional Chinese Medicine, during which time he developed an interest in increasing access to natural therapies to underserved populations. He continued this work with Jim Gordon, MD at the Center for Mind-Body Medicine in Washington DC exploring the intersection between public health, at-risk groups, and alternative therapies. After he received a Master’s in Health Services Administration in 1998, he became the administrator for the University of Michigan Complementary and Alternative Medicine Research Center where he was responsible for administering a $7 million NIH grant to research alternative therapies for cardiovascular diseases. The center has developed into an integrative medical institution incorporating alternative therapies into contemporary medicine which was rarely found in the US at that time.
After he obtained a medical license in 2004, he has held his position as the co-chair of the joint research group for 4 years involving Integrative Medicine with a collaboration of 57 North American Universities. He is a chief online editor for the Journal of Men’s Health in the section of Integrative Medicine and holds the position of Editor-In-Chief of the Internet Journal of Anti-Aging and Aesthetic Medicine, and he also remains active in other media. He is currently the Program Director of Integrative and Metabolic Medicine at The George Washington University.

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Ryozo Saito MD

Director of the Institute of Functional Medicine Japan Inc.

Profile

1998
Graduated from Nippon Medical School Foundation,
started to serve in the obstetrics and gynecology department of Nippon Medical School Foundation
(served as an assistant from 2002, and became a certified doctor of obstetrics and gynecology in 2005.)
2008
Founded the Institute of Functional Medicine Japan Inc., incorporated in 2009
2013
Founded Japan Functional Diet Association
2014
Became the first certified doctor of the Institute of Functional Medicine Japan Inc.
2017
Opened the first butcher shop specializing in a grass-fed beef “Saito Farm Azabu-juban”
2018
Founded Life Quest Inc. as a developer of a medical device-software (Representative Director)
2021
Newly started to provide the collaborative research course of “Digital Therapeutics” as a visiting research fellow at Juntendo University
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Akira Aoki MD

Director of Ginza Yoshie Clinic, Toritsu-dai Clinic

Profile

1988
Graduated from National Defence Medical College
 
Started to serve as a national self-defenece force surgeon in the Japan Defence Agency (now the Ministry of Defence)
2000
Left the Japan Defence Agency
2004
Director of Ebisu Anti-Aging Clinic
2007
Served as an associate professor of Aging Control Medicine laboratory at Juntendo University
2019
Principal of of L’école du Vin Shibuya
 
Director of Ginza Yoshie Clinic, Toritsu-dai Clinic
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Nobuhiro Suetake Ph.D, MD

Director of Sakae Clinic
Medical Doctor (received a doctorate degree in Hospital Administration at Juntendo University, Faculty of medicine)
Part-time lecturer in Hospital Administration at Juntendo University
Vice president of Advanced Medical Wellness Academy (AMWA)
Representative Director of Topathlete, Inc.

Biography

May 1987
Started to work at the Gifu University School of Medicine (Surgery I)
Served in the Gifu University Hospital, School of Medicine (Surgery I)
Nov. 1988-Oct. 1990
Served as a part-time doctor in Handa city Hospital (Aichi), the department of surgery
Nov. 1990-Nov. 1994
Served in Mitsui Aesthetic Surgery Clinic (now Chuoh-clinic)
1991
Received short-term training in Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic Surgery at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital (under the direction of Dr. Tsai, Medical Doctor)
Dec. 1994-May 1996
Served in Nagoya Asahi Clinic (Surgery, Internal Medicine, Dermatology, Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic Surgery)
Oct. 1994-Sept. 1996
Served as a designated doctor of Chuoh Clinic Group in Aesthetic Surgery (at a clinic in Nagoya, Hamamatsu, Osaka, Okayama, Hiroshima, Fukuoka)
Sept. 1996
Opened Sakae Clinic (Surgery, Internal Medicine, Dermatology, Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic Surgery)
Apr. 1998-Dec. 2006
Served as a part-time doctor in Ogaki Chuo Hospital (Orthopedic Surgery)
Oct. 2011
Became the representative director of Topathelte Inc.
Nov. 2012
Served as a part-time lecturer in Juntendo University, Hospital Administration

Profile

Providing an Anti-Aging treatment as a board certified specialist of Japan Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Dr. Suetake has worked on Sports Medicine as a part-time lecturer at Juntendo University, Faculty of Medicine. He has served as a JBC certified professional boxer trainer (Japan Boxing Commission), and he has long given personal training for bodybuilding/physical conditioning/performance enhancement to athletes and celebrities including Japanese players in the Olympics, K-1 fighters, race car drivers, former F1 race car drivers, players of professional golf tour, J-League players, professional baseball players, entertainers and artists, Top Stars of Takarazuka Revue and models.

License/Certification

Board certified specialist of Japan Society of Aesthetic Surgery
Designated doctor of World Academy of Anti-Aging & Regenerative Medicine Pathological Anatomy
JBC certified professional boxer trainer

Specialization

Sports Medicine, Training/Workout Medicine, Anti-Aging medicine, Aesthetic Medicine, Aesthetic Dermatology, Wound Healing, Neurovegetative Medicine, Cosmetic Chemistry, Aesthetic medical management, Aesthetic treatment consulting

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Toru Matsuo Ph.D, D.D.S.

The president of Japan Society of Dental Anti-Aging

Profile

Born in Tokyo
 
1963
Graduated from the Nippon Dental University
1968
Opened Matsuo Dental Clinic (-present)
1973
Received a degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery
1988
Founder of Japan Academy of Esthetic Dentistry
1993
President of Meguro Dental Association in Tokyo
1998
President of Japan Dental Society of Oriental Medicine
2005
President of Japan Society for Dental Anti-Aging
2009
President of Japan Association for Dental Treatment Coordinator (-present)
2010
President of Cure and Care Inc.
2019
Vice-president of Inner Beauty Medical Foundation
2020
Special Advisor of Japan Well-aging Testing Association
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Takahiko Shibahara Ph.D, D.D.S.

Profile

Mar. 1979
Graduated from Tokyo Dental College
June 1984
Completed the doctoral program at Tokyo Dental College (Clinical Dentistry, the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery)
Dec. 1984
Assistant of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tokyo Dental College
July 1986
Temporary Assigned to the Second Tokyo National Hospital (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery)
Aug. 1989
Lecturer of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tokyo Dental College
June 1993
Went Germany to study at Hannover Medical School (MHH)
June 2000
Assistant Professor of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tokyo Dental College
Aug. 2004
Chief Professor of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tokyo Dental College
June 2010
Assistant Director of Chiba Hospital, Tokyo Dental College (now Chiba Dental Center)
June 2019
Head of the Tokyo Dental College Oral Cancer Center (2012-2013,2020)
Apr. 2020
Professor Emeritus of Tokyo Dental College
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Mie Kato Choe RDH, B.S.

Acquired a license of National Dental Hygienist in Japan/a license of Dental Hygienist in Hawaii

Profile

Born in Sapporo, Japan. She graduated from Iai Girls’ Gigh School in Hakodate city and studied at Hakodate Dental Hygienist School. Served in a dental clinic in Hakodate. She went to America in 1993 and graduated from Kapi‘olani Community College in Liberal Arts. Then she acquired credits in university while working at a dental clinic in Honolulu as a dental assistant , and enrolled in Hawaii University School of Nursing & Dental Hygiene and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene. Ms. Kato Choe is a first Japanese to be licensed as a Dental Hygienist in Hawaii. Now she serves in a dental clinic in Honolulu and contributes to preventive and periodontal treatment. She founded Hawaii Academy of Dental Medicine in 2016 to improve dental practice in both Japan and America. Her activities as an international speaker can be seen in Japan, Hawaii, Shanghai and other countries and regions.

Affiliations

Hawaii Academy of Dental Medicine, HADM, Representative
Japan Society for Dental Anti-aging, JSDA, Director (2021-2022)
Pan Pacific Dental Academy, Lecturer
American Dental Hygienists Association, ADHA
American Academy for Oral Systemic Health, AAOSH
International Academy of Contemporary Dentistry, iACD
Organization for Safety Asepsis and Prevention, OSAP
Anna Pattison Institute
The Oral Cancer Foundation

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Yoshie Hirose Ph.D, MD

Director, Yukeikai Medical Corporation, The Ginza Yoshie Clinic

Profile

1989
Started to study at the Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo
1995
Graduated from the Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, and received a doctoral degree
1998
Started to work at Toho University Ohashi Hospital, the department of dermatology
May 2003
Opened HIROSE Dermatology Clinic (now Ginza Yoshie Clinic, Ohokayama), Yukeikai Medical Corporation
Apr. 2008
Became the director of Yukeikai Medical Corporation
May 2012
Became the chief medical director of Ginza Yoshie Clinic, Yukeikai Medical Corporation
June 2019
Installed CPC (Cell Processing Center) in Tokyo Metropolitan University Ginza Yoshie Clinic
2021-present
The operator of 6 clinics in Tokyo. Working mainly on the area of aesthetic dermatology, she also engaged to Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine.
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Pablo Sebastian Ortega MD

Medical Doctor in Argentina

Profile

Born on June 20th, 1983
 
Mar 2010
Registered as a medical doctor in Argentine Republic
June 2010
Started to serve in Hospital Pirovano, known as Hospital General de Agudos “Dr. Ignacio Pirovano”
Jan. 2016
Started to serve in Sanatorio San Martín
Sep. 2016
Started to serve in Sanatorio Las Lomas de San Isidro
Feb. 2017
Started to serve in Sanatorio de Los Arcos, Palermo
Dec. 2018
Physical Trainer of the succer team in Japan, Esperanza Sports Club (-present)
Aug. 2019
Vice President of Sociedad Latinoamericana de Medicina Regenertiva (the Latin Amecian Society of Regenerative Medicine) (-present)
Mar. 2020
External Dirextor of MRT Inc. (-present)
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Yoshiaki Kumamoto Ph.D, MD

Professor emeritus of Sapporo Medical University, Director emeritus of Mirai Medical Clinic

Profile

Born in 1929 in Tokyo. He graduated from the graduate school of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo. After Dr. Kumamoto served in the university as a lecturer of Urology, he went the USA to study at the University of California, Los Angeles. He took up the post of the chief professor of the Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Sapporo Medical University. Dr. Kumamoto is a founder of the Japanese Society of Men’s Health and the Japanese Society for Sexually Transmitted Infections.
He is also the author of 『男はなぜ女より短命か ?』(実業之日本社/Jitsugyo no Nihon Sha),『さあ立ち上がれ男たちよ! 』(幻冬舎新書/Shinsho Series from Gentosha Literary Publication),『熟年期障害』(祥伝社新書/Shinsho Series from SHODENSHA Publishing)、『最強の体調管理』(ダイヤモンド社/DIAMOND).

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Yukiko Matsuyama Ph.D

President, Inner Beauty Medical Foundation

Profile

1981
Graduated from Baiko Gakuin Women’s Unversity Graduate Schools
1995
A member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine
1998
A resident of University of Hawai’i Medical Department
2004
After receiving a doctoral degree in psychology from Trinity University, Texas,
she served as a researcher of Integrative Medicine in University of Hawai’i Medical Department.
2006
Served as a research fellow in University of Hawai’i, specialized in Atopic Care
2012
An advisor of International Holistic Therapy Association
2017
An advisor of the Japanese Society for Othomolecular Medicine
2017
President of Inner Beauty Medical Foundation
2018
An executive director of Gran Pro Clinic Ginza
2020
An international advisor of “CBD・BL研” (CBD・BL Lab)
2020
A co-reseacher of Research Cooperation with Industries in the health span extention data science, the University of Tokyo, Institute or Open Innovation

20 years ago, she moved to Hawai’i and received a Ph.D. degree in psychology from Trinity University, Texas. Now she mainly specializes in preventive medicine, advanced medical care, Anti-Aging medicine and cell rejuvenation. From 1955, she belongs to A4M, the largest medical society of rejuvenation treatment in the USA. After she started to serve as a director of University of Hawaii Medical Department Atopic Care. She provides treatment centering around nutrition science and psychology, and is strongly committed to the prevalence of preventive medicine.

Post and Affiliation

  • Current post and affiliation
  • Branch Office Manager, the Japan Branch of the Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M)
  • Director, University of Hawaii Medical Department Atopic Care
  • Phycologist, Athena Clinic
  • Anti-aging Councelor, Athena Clinic
  • International Director, Athena Clinic Group
  • Member, Hawai’i Health Foundation
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Atsushi Aoki Ph.D, MD

Director, Aoki Internal Medicine and Saitama diabetes clinic

Certifications

  • Medical Doctor
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Endocrinologist (by JES)
  • Board Certified Diabetologist, Attending Doctor (by JDS)

Profile

He is Medical Doctor and the director of Aoki Internal Medicine and Saitama diabetes clinic.
After he served for the department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Jichi Medical University Saitama Medical Center, Dr. Aoki opened the department of rehabilitation in Aoki Internal Medicine clinic in 2015 (Changed its name to Aoki Internal Medicine and Saitama diabetes clinic in 2019)
His specialty is lifestyle diseases including diabetes, high blood pressure and hyperlipidemia. Dietary treatment is introduced to cure diabetes in order to ameliorate diabetes, reduce the medications and withdraw insulin.
His big bestseller, 「空腹」こそ最強のクスリ (Ascom Inc., Jan, 2019) sold more than 340 thousand copies.

Works

  • 「空腹」こそ最強のクスリ(Ascom Inc., Jan, 2019)
  • 「内臓リセット健康法」(Ascom Inc., Oct, 2020)
  • 大人の男のライザップ(Cowriter)
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Sebastian Orduna MD

Argentinian Physician professional with 20 years of experience in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Profile

I have played rugby during 25 years representing province and national teams (Argentinian National Team) and I have worked as a medical physician in many rugby and football teams, with knowledge in the latest surgical techniques and the faster rehabilitation programs in Sports Medicine.
In my practice I focus in arthroscopic surgeries such a ACL and PCL reconstruction, meniscal repair, osteochondral arthroscopic repairs, Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction, patellar femoral instability (diagnosis and treatment), femoral and tibial osteotomy and multiligamentary injuries around the knee, handling all available surgical techniques
As a leader in the Health@work team at the Healthpoint Hospital I am a sports preacher and follow the patient during all the recovery time and during the sports activity in order to prevent future injuries.
I am certified by the international Surgical Review Corporation (SRC) as “Surgeon of Excellence” in both Orthopedic surgery and minimally invasive surgery.
I have performed the FIRST Meniscal Allograft Transplantation surgery in Abu Dhabi launching a significant benefit for the UAE population.

SPECIALTIES
Arthroscopic surgery: ACL, PCL, Posterolateral corner, Meniscus,Meniscal transplantation, Multiligaments injuries, Medial patelofemoral ligament reconstruction.

AWARDS AND ACREDITATIONS
Member of the Argentinian Orthopedic Association
Member of the Argentinian Arthroscopic Association
Member of the Buenos Aires Sports Medicine council.
Member of the Abu Dhabi Orthopaedics Club.
Physician Excellence Award Q4 2019, Healthpoint Hospital.
Member AANA
I am certified by the international Surgical Review Corporation (SRC) as “Surgeon of Excellence” in both Orthopedic surgery and minimally invasive surgery.

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Wg. Cdr. Orawan Kitchawengkul MD

Anti-COVID & Long COVID rehabilitation with Natural Products

The specialist in :
Skin Disease, Cancer, Aesthetic, Laser Surgery
Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine
Holistic Treatment for Chronic Disease (NCD), Cancer, Allergy, CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease)

【Education & Experience】

  • Graduated M.D. From Chiang Mai University Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
  • Bhumibol Adulyadej Royal Thai Air force Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand (Dermatologic Consultant)
  • Chulalongkorn University Faculty of Medicine – Medical Student trainer affiliated at RTAF, Bhumibol Adulyadej Hospital
  • Thammasat University, Faculty of Medicine – International Program (Lecturer)
  • Mae Fah Luang University Chiang Rai, Thailand (Lecturer)
  • University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce, Bangkok, Thailand (Lecturer)
  • Naraesuan University, Pitsanulok, Thailand (Lecturer)
  • Bangkok General Hospital, Both in Bangkok and Phuket, Thailand (Dermatology and Anti-Aging)
  • Samitivej Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand (Consultant Dermatology)
  • Maia Clinic, Hochimin, Vietnam (Consultant In Aesthetic Dermatology)
  • Mayo Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand (Consultant In Dermatology)
  • Ladprao Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand (Consultant In Dermatology)
  • Praram 9 Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand (Consultant In Dermatology)
  • Bangkok Dermatology Center (Founder and Medical Director)
  • Dr.Orawan Holistic Beauty and Anti-Aging Institute (Founder and Medical Director)
  • Orawana International Co.,Ltd (Founder and Board Committee)

【Professional memberships】

  • APSOM : Asia – Pacific Society of Orthomolecular Medicine – Founder Member and Board Committee.
  • ASRM : The Asian Society of Regenerative Medicine – Founder Member.
  • WAARM – The World Academy of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine – Advisory Board Committee.
  • AAD : American Academy of Dermatology.
  • ASDS : American Society for Dermato Surgery.
  • A4M: American Academy of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine.
  • Thai Society of Dermatology.
  • Thai Association of Cosmetic Surgery.
  • Thai Association of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine.
  • Harvard Alumni Association, Thailand.
  • Franchise & License Association, Thailand – President of Health & Beauty Cluster .
  • Thai Stem Cell Association – Founder Member.
  • Thai Cell Therapy Association.
  • Thai Chelation Association.
  • Thai Acupuncture and Herbal Medical Association. (Founder Member)
  • Thai Association of Homoeopathy (Founder Member)
  • Orawana International Academy (Founder & Director)
  • Angel Care Project for Community Holistic Health Care (Founder & Director)