Yoji Takano was born in Tokyo, Japan, in 1968. He graduated from Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan in 1993 and also received a postgraduate degree form Keio University in 2005. He has been a certified Opthalmological Specialist in Japan since 1998 and now works as an Ophthalmologist at the Kitasato Institute Hospital in Tokyo, Japan where he has been working since April 2010. His main field or expertise is ocular surface diseases including corneal diseases, dry eye, and severe ocular allergies such as vernal keratoconjunctivitis and atopic keratoconjunctivitis. His basic and clinical research has been mostly in cooperation with the departments of ophthalmology at Keio University and Tokyo Dental College.
Biography Updated on 24 November 2010