Yukihiro Wakabayashi was born in Oita, Japan, in 1967. He received the M.D. degree and the Ph.D. degree from the Oita Medical University, Japan, in 1992 and 1996. He was a Resident of neurosurgery from 1996 to 1998 at the Oita University Hospital and Nagatomi Neurosurgical Hospital. He received the Certificate of the Specialist of Neurosurgery from the Japan Neurosurgical Society in 1998. He was a Chief of the Department of Neurosurgery at the San-Ai Hospital, Oita city in 1999 and a Chief of the Department of Neurosurgery at the Usuki Medical Association Cosmos Hospital, Usuki city from 2000 to 2004. He was a Subchief of the Department of Neurosurgery at the Oita Prefectural Hospital in 2004 and an Assistant at the Oita Medical University from 2004 to 2009. Presently, he is a Chief of the Department of Neurosurgery at the Nagatomi Neurosurgical Hospital from 2010. He is mainly interested in reproduction of neuron after cerebrovascular disease.
Biography Updated on 27 May 2011