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Cardiologist , deputy director

Koyu Sakai, American cardiologist, deputy director. Achievements include research in primary percutaneous coronary angioplasty is a feasible and effective procedure in high-risk patients with acute myocardial infarction. Fellow: American College of Physicians, American Heart Association, Society Cardiovasc. Angiography Interventions, American College Cardiology.

Background

Sakai, Koyu was born on December 18, 1969 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Koken and Kiyoko Sakai.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Tokushima University, Japan, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, 2003.

Career

Staff physician Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan, 1998—2003, cardiologist-in-chief, 2003—2006, deputy director, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in primary percutaneous coronary angioplasty is a feasible and effective procedure in high-risk patients with acute myocardial infarction.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: American College of Physicians, American Heart Association, Society Cardiovasc. Angiography Interventions, American College Cardiology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading.

Connections

Married Tomoko Yasuda, April 25, 2000. Children: Yuka, Yuna, Michika.

father:
Koken Sakai

mother:
Kiyoko Sakai

spouse:
Tomoko Yasuda

child:
Yuka Sakai

child:
Yuna Sakai

child:
Michika Sakai