Sports Doctor Recommendations?

FarEast

Maximum Pace
May 25, 2009
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Actually yes they do..... I actually had my knee surgery performed by the Winter Olympic Teams Surgeon over in Kawasaki.

You'll need to get a referal and it will cost you about 3,000 Yen.
 

FarEast

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May 25, 2009
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If you could post his contact information or send me a PM with it I'd appreciate it.
You have to get a refered to him by a doctor.... thus the 3,000 yen fee. Also my wife works in the hospital that deals with all the major Keirin Pro's from, Kanagawa and Tokyo..... but its out in the boonies here in Yokohama.
 

Velo-X

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Sep 23, 2009
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Thanks for the recommendations. I'm going to try the following doctor that I found on the US Embassy Website. I'll let you know how he is.

ANDO’S Orthopedic Clinic
ANDO SEIKEIGEKA
Tel: 03-3350-6956 Fax: 03-3350-6954
Kurihashi Bldg. 3F, 3-13-5 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0022
Dr. Chihiro ANDO (BICHAT-Hospital Paris, France, Keio Univ., Orthopedic Association Japan)

From what I've read I think I have a pissed off sciatic nerve which is a big pain in the ass (literally). Ironically, it does not bother me very much or at all on the bike. Sitting in a chair or walking is a whole different matter :)

Lubos
 

sakura

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May 15, 2009
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Lubos,

I'm curious to know how your visit went with Dr. Ando at ANDO's Orthopedic Clinic?

I've got a case of Achilles tendonitis that just will not go away and I've finally decided to seek some expert advice.

I'm also looking into Tokyo Physio as others have suggested.

Any input would be appreciated!

PK