We are a primary care clinic.  Dr. Yas Taniguchi, a general practitioner, examines your almost all symptoms.  If you have a disease which we cannot treat, we will advise you to visit a large hospital with a referral letter.  You can consult with an e-mail free of charge before visiting us.  Don't hesitate to contact us anytime.

《 Consultation Hours 》
(appointment only*)
(on a first-come basis)
*First visit : until 19:45
(First visit:

*Closed on Thursday,Sunday and National Holiday

Our clinic will be closed  from April 28th to  May.6th for Golden Week. We will reply to e-mail inquiries during the holidays as well.


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We perform a PCR test for mpox (monkeypox).  If necessary, please inquire us thrugh our inquiry form.

* NOTE : If you request to make an appointment please make a phone call (06-6364-4177) or inquire through e-mail. We accommodate patients on a first-come basis from 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.(until 7: 00 p.m. on Saturday)

* Regarding insurance:  We handle Japanese social insurance only.  If  you have a foreign medical insurance or travel insurance, we will issue an invoice.  Please make a reimburse procedure with your insurance company by yourself.

Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine
If you have not had vaccines for Japanese encephalitis before, please consider two or three times of the vaccine.  The price is 7,150 yen per one shot.

inquiry form

E-MAIL   t.internationalclinic@gmail.com

The doctor has arranged a time to answer emails between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. in the morning. Therefore, if your email arrives by 8:00 a.m., he will answer it by 10:00 a.m. on the same day. (except  on days that the clinic is closed).
The clinic is closed regularly on Thursdays, national holidays and Sundays. Due to the doctor's schedule, the clinic may also be closed on other certain days. In those cases, we appreciate your cooperation and understanding.

Example(1)  if your email arrives  by 7:59 a.m. on August 7th  → He will  answer by 10:00 a.m. on the same day.

Example(2)  if your email arrives  at 8:05 a.m. on August 7th  → He will  answer by 10:00 a.m. on August 8th.

06-6364-4177 ( appointment )
8:00 a.m.~2:30 p.m.
(until 2:00 p.m. on Saturday) / 4:00 p.m.~8:30 p.m. (until 7:00 p.m. on Saturday)

NOTE: Refer to Osaka City Information Center for foreigners if you have any concerns including medical matters.  They will talk with you in English or other foreign languages.

Clinic Name T.I.C.
Taniguchi International Clinic

profess Primary Care
address 〒530-0055  1-3 Nozaki-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka city, Osaka,Japan
Nearest Station subway Minamimorimachi Station, Ogimachi Station, JR Temma station
phone  06-6364-4177(appointment)