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Meet Dr. Masahide Kanayama

Dr. Kanayama is a leading specialist in endometriosis treatment and gynecologic surgery. His special

expertise include advanced laparascopic excisions of severe endometriosis, cervical cancer, ovarian tumor,

fibroids, infertility surgery, abnormal PAP. Dr. Kanayama's special research covers innovation and

development of new laparoscopic techniques for endometriosis excisions, molecular genetics of HPV

and cervical cancer, development of novel cervical therapeutic vaccine and gynecologic pathology.


Dr. Kanayama performs all of his advanced laparoscopy for endometriosis at the state-of-the-art

surgical suite at the Greenwich Hospital.

» Top Recommended Endometriosis Specialist by the American Endometriosis Association
» The best known Endometriosis Specialists in the US
» America's Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists | 2004, 2005, 2007 Editions
   In areas of Endometriois and Gynecologic Surgery 
   Consumer Research Council of America
» Teacher of the Year, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine (1993-1994)
» 2006 Summit Award from Press & Ganey for Highest Patient Satisfaction in the United States

(Greenwich Hospital team).


Residency Training

» Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
   Section of Gynecologic Surgery 
   The Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
   The Mayo Clinic
   Rochester, MN

Fellowship Training

» National Cancer Institute
Research Collaboration
» Gynecologic Pathology & Oncology Department, Dr. T.C. Wu 
» Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine | Baltimore, MD


Research Training

» Genetics Division, Dr. Masaaki Terada's Lab
» National Cancer Center Research Institute
Medical Education
» MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
Undergraduate Education
» BS, Creighton University College of Arts & Sciences - magna cum laude


Medical Licenses


» The National Board of Medical Examiner Certification
» The State of Minnesota Medical License
» The State of New York Medical License
» The State of Connecticut Medical License


Professional Affiliations

» Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons
» American Association of Gynecologic Endoscopists
» International Association of Gynecologic Endoscopists
» American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology
» American Medical Association, Member
» Minnesota Ob-Gyn Society, MN Medical Association
» American Association of Advancement of Science
» New York Science Academy, Sections on Molecular Genetics & Microbiology, Elected Member
» European Society of Human Reproduction & Embryology, Panel Member of Endometriosis Section 


Articles & Publications

» American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology
» American Journal of Pathology
» Journal o Reproductive Medicine
» Modern Pathology
» Journal of Biomedical Science

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