The Special Clinic for Tumors and Surgery is open from
2PM Thursdays for patients with appointments. At the
outpatient clinic, in addition to giving pre-op examinations,
we explain surgical procedures, make
reservations for hospitalization and give regular postop
examinations. Same-day surgery is done in certain
cases. About 400 same-day surgical procedures were
done last year. Figures 1 and 2 break down same-day
surgeries by month and by surgeon, respectively. The
figures show that the resident doctors worked very
I see referred patients for their initial consultation.
For referrals to me that are made through the University
Hospital’s Medical Liaison Center, appointments are
automatically scheduled for the earliest possible day.
Please use this system of going through the Center. I’ll
continue to provide the referring institutions with thorough
information on referred patients, including the
results of operations.