Junichi Mizuno, M.D.,Ph.D.


Head, Center for Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
Shin-Yurigaoka General Hospital (Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan)


Visiting Professor, Fujita Health University

Lecturer, Department of Neurosurgery, Juntendo University

  Career Summary

1976 Nagoya University School of Agriculture

1983 Aichi Medical University

1983 - 1992 Resident / Specialist in neurosurgery

(*Spent three years and six months as a trainee at Department of Neurosurgery at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.)

1992 Faculty, Aichi Medical University

1999 Assistant Professor, Aichi Medical University

2007 Assistant Professor, Fujita Health University

2008 Associate Professor, Fujita Health University

2008 - Present position


  Major Memberships in Professional Societies

American Association of Neurological Surgery (AANS): International Associate
Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS): International Associate

AANS/CNS Joint Section on Disorders of Spine and Peripheral Nerves

World Federation of Neurological Surgery (WFNS) Spine Committee: Executive Board Member

Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons: Executive Board Member

Asia Spine (jointly with Japan-Korea Conference of Spinal Surgery): Executive Board Member

Asia-Pacific Cervical Spine Society (APCSS): Executive Board Member

Japan Neurosurgical Society

The Japanese Congress of Neurological Surgeons

The Japanese Society of Spinal Surgery: Executive Board Member

The Japan Medical Society of Spinal Cord Lesion: Executive Board Member

Society of Japanese Neuroemergency Care: Executive Board Member Neurosurgical Emergency

Microsurgical Anatomy for Neurosurgery: Executive Board Member


  Previous Presidency

2011  2nd Annual Meeting of Asia Spine in association with 9th Japan-Korea Conference of Spinal Surgery

2013  7th Annual Meeting of Asia-Pacific Cervical Spine Society

2014  29th Annual Meeting of Japanese Society of Spinal Surgery