School personnel information




breast reconstruction, peripheral nerve regeneration

Mail Address

Mail Address




Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 2007.10.01 - 2011.08.31, Graduate School of Medicine, Assistant Professor

  • 2011.09.01 - 2016.10.31, Division of Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Assistant Professor

  • 2016.11.01 - 2019.04.30, Graduate School of Medicine, Assistant Professor

  • 2019.05.01 - , Division of Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Associate Professor

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Osaka University Faculty of Medicine  Graduated 2000.03
Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Medical Sciences Plastic and reconstructive surgery Completed 2007.09

Employment Record 【 display / non-display

Blond McIndoe Laboratories, The University of Manchester, Research Fellow 2009.09 - 2011.08

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • breast reconstruction, peripheral nerve regeneration
    Plastic and reconstructive surgery-related

Academic Society Membership 【 display / non-display

  • The Japanese Breast Cancer Society

  • The Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine

  • Japan Society for Innovative Techniques in Plastic Surgery

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons

  • International Confederation for Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

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Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • The Recreation of Inframammary Fold with Autologous Tissue and Implant,63巻1号, 2020.01, Papers(In Japanese)

  • Involvement of PDGF-BB and IGF-1 in activation of human Schwann cells by platelet-rich plasma, Sowa Y, Kishida T, Tomita K, Adachi T, Numajiri T, Mazda O, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery,in press, 2019.07, Papers

  • Pioglitazone strengthen therapeutic effect of adipose-derived regenerative cells against ischemic cardiomyopathy through enhanced expression of adiponectin and modulation of macrophage phenotype., Mori D, Miyagawa S, Matsuura R, Sougawa N1, Fukushima S, Ueno T, Toda K, Kuratani T, Tomita K, Maeda N, Shimomura I, Sawa Y., Cardiovascular Diabetology,18(1) 39, 2019.03, Papers

  • Shaping a flap using a bioabsorbable mold - A preliminary report, Nishibayashi A, Tomita K, Yano K, Taminato M, Hosokawa K, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open,in press, 2018.09, Papers

  • Efficacy of STRATAFIX in inframammary fold recreation in autologous breast reconstruction, Otani N, Tomita K, Taminato M, Yano K, Hosokawa K, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open,6(4) e1702-e1702, 2018.04, Papers

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Special, DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction: Technical Tips to Optimize Outcomes and Avoid Complications, Koichi Tomita and Kenji Yano, Nova Science Publishers, 2016.09

Awards 【 display / non-display

  • The Uehara Memorial Foundation, Research Fellowship, Koichi Tomita, The Uehara Memorial Foundation, 2009.01

  • Best Paper Award 2016 in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open "Best Case Report-Silver", Koichi Tomita, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 2016.07


Lecture / Exhibition 【 display / non-display

  • (Invited lecture) Annual Congress of the Korean Surgical Society 2017, Expander and implant breast reconstruction: Technical tips to optimize outcomes and avoid complications., 2017.11

  • (Invited Speaker) 9th Congress of World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Autologous breast reconstruction using three-dimensional imaging techniques , 2017.06

Outside Activity Management 【 display / non-display

  • Academic society, International Journal of Surgical Wound Care, Editorial board, 2019.11 -