Research Institute for Pituitary Disease
Southern Tohoku General Hospital, Japan
Hidetoshi Ikeda in 1981: Graduated from Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai , Japan and obtained M.D.
1981-1983: clinical resident (general surgery) at Mito National Hospital
1983-87: Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, and obtained “Igaku-Hakushi,” equivalent to Ph.D. (Department of Neurosurgery)
1988 Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
1992.4-1992.11 visiting scientist at Department of Neuropathology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
1992.12-1993.4 visiting scientist at Department of Molecular biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
1998-2003.9Lecturer, Department of Neurosurgery, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
2003-: Director of Japan society for Hypothalamic and pituitary tumor.
2003.9-2005.6 Chief director, Dept of Pituitary surgery, Kohnan Hospital, Sendai , Japan
2005-: Delegate of Japan Endocrine society, 2005-
2006.7-:Chief director, Department of Neurosurgery, Ohara Medical center Hospital, Fukushima, Japan
2008.7- Head of Research Institute for Pituitary disease. Southern Tohoku General Hospital.
2008: Obtained licenser for anti-aging medicine specialist in Japan.
Hidetoshi Ikeda research interests are on Pituitary surgery, Pituitary pathology
Neuropathology and Molecular biology of Brain Tumor
Molecular analysis of Moyamoya disease
Treatment of GH deficiency
Diagnosis and treatment of Cushing’s disease
Patho-physiology and treatment of Acromegaly