Ryu Ishihara is a Director of the endoscopy center at the Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Osaka International Cancer Institute in Japan. From 1996 to 1998 he worked at the Department of Gastroenterology, Toyonaka Municipal Hospital in Japan. Since 1998 he has been working at the Osaka International Cancer Institute in Japan.
Research in progress
Diagnosis and treatment of cancer in the upper digestive tract
Member, Council for The Japan Esophageal Society
Member, Council for Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society
Awards and honors
2012 Gastrointestinal endoscopy top reviewers award
2013 Gastrointestinal endoscopy top reviewers award