Prof Hironori Yamamoto
Chairman and Professor of the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology
Jichi Medical University Tochigi, Japan
Hironori Yamamoto is the Chairman and Professor of the Department of Medicine at Jichi Medical University, Tochigi, Japan. He also serves as the Director of the Endoscopy Center and the Vice President of Jichi Medical University Hospital. He is also a Director of the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society. He is the inventor of double-balloon endoscopy and also one of the pioneers of endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD).