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Medical Facilities at KBIC

World-changing medicine in the Kobe Biomedical Innovation Cluster

KOBE Biomedical Innovation Cluster
…A hub of medical facilities aiming to provide highly advanced medical services

In the Kobe Biomedical Innovation Cluster on Port Island, promoted by the City of Kobe, medical facilities aiming to provide advanced medical treatments gather and cooperate with one another, centered around the Kobe City Medical Center General Hospital.
The Kobe Biomedical Innovation Cluster as a whole aims to provide cutting-edge medical services, create new business opportunities, and contribute on an international level.

Introduction of Medical Institutions

Medical Facilities at KBIC MAP Hyogo Ion Beam Medical Center Kobe Proton Center Kobe Eye Center

*The IBRI hospital was closed on October 31, 2017.

Kobe City Medical Center General Hospital

Kobe City Medical Center General Hospital
Relocation in July 2011 / 708 beds

The core hospital providing emergency medical treatment, highly advanced medical care, acute treatment to protect citizens' life and health.
http://chuo.kcho.jp/foreign_page/eng/eng_index.html

Kobe Minimally Invasive Cancer Center

Kobe Minimally Invasive Cancer Center
Opened in April 2013 / 80 beds

The cancer center providing minimally invasive cancer treatments:
radiotherapy, chemotherapy, and interventional radiology.
http://www.k-mcc.net/ (in Japanese)

Nishi Memorial Port Island Rehabilitation Hospital

Nishi Memorial Port Island Rehabilitation Hospital
Opened in April 2013 / 150 beds

The hospital providing rehabilitation services from an early convalescent period after acute stage through cooperation with the medical facilities providing acute treatment.
http://www.nmp-riha.jp/ (in Japanese)

Child Chemo House

Child Chemo House
Opened in April 2013 / 19 beds

The medical facility at which pediatric cancer patients and their families can pleasantly stay; and the Child Chemo Clinic providing chemotherapy and palliative care is on the same site.
http://www.kemohouse.jp/ (in Japanese)

ITOCHU Medical Plaza

ITOCHU Medical Plaza
Opened in October 2014

The facility providing medical training and support for development of medical devices, etc.
http://www.kobeima.org/ (in Japanese)

Hyogo Prefectural Kobe Children's Hospital

Hyogo Prefectural Kobe Children´s Hospital
Opened in May 2016 / 290 beds

The core hospital for pediatric and perinatal treatments in Hyogo Prefecture.
The core pediatric cancer hospital designated by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.
http://www.hyogo-kodomo-hosp.com (in Japanese)

International Clinical Cancer Research Center of Kobe University

International Clinical Cancer Research Center of Kobe University
Opened in April 2017/120 beds

Promotes advanced surgical treatment for cancer as well as research and development of next-generation medical care and new medical devices, and serves as an international center for medical research and education in cooperation with the Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine and the School of Medicine and Kobe University Hospital.
http://www.med.kobe-u.ac.jp/iccrc/ (in Japanese)

Kobe Eye Center

Kobe City Eye Hospital
Opened in Dec 2017/30beds
Focuses on research and treatment for eye disorders including rehabilitation and livelihood support of patients, in order to accelerate practical application of regenerative medicine such as the world’s first cell therapy using iPS cells for age-related macular regeneration (AMD).
http://kobe.eye.center.kcho.jp/ (in Japanese)

Hyogo Ion Beam Medical Center Kobe Proton Center

Hyogo Ion Beam Medical Center Kobe Proton Center
Opened in Dec 2017
Provides proton beam therapy with few side effects such as late complications for pediatric cancer patients, and also provides to adult cancer patients in collaboration with neighboring medical institutions.
https://www.kobe-pc.jp/ (in Japanese)