Go Wakabayashi, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Ageo Central General Hospital, Ageo city, Japan

Earning his degrees from Keio University School of Medicine, Dr. Wakabayashi was trained at Department of Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. After working as an assistant professor at Department of Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, he was recruited as professor and chairman of Department of surgery at Iwate Medical University School of Medicine in 2005. From April 2015, Dr. Wakabayashi got appointment as a senior consultant of surgery at Ageo Central General Hospital, which is a flagship hospital among 6,000 beds hospital complex near Tokyo. His expertise includes Hepato-pancreatic Biliary Surgery, liver transplantation, and laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Wakabayashi has operated more than 150 cases of living liver transplantation and over 3000 cases of HPB surgery and laparoscopic surgery. He was awarded Gold Medal of Video Olympics at The World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery 1996 and he also practices conventional HPB surgery and aggressive surgery as well.Dr. Wakabayashi holds numerous important positions in Japanese and international surgical societies.