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 》MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
11:00~13:00(appointment only*)10:00
16:30~20:00(on a first-come basis)
*First visit : until19:30
(*First visit:until18:30)

Closed on Thursday,Sunday and National Holiday

We will close on 10th of April,Saturday, because of the doctor's attendance for a medical conference.

* 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.


  • COVID-19
With regard to the new coronavirus, the policy has been frequently changed.  Please pay attention to the latest information published by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.

When you would like to go back to your country:

We provide a PCR test for SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) and issue a certificate in which negative result for the test is stated.  The costs are as follows:

Doctor fee: 5,000 yen.
PCR test fee: 24,500 yen.
Certificate fee: 5,500 yen.

Total cost: 35,000 yen (including tax)

*1)If you receive an English medical certificate outside of consultation hours, you will be charged an additional 3,000 yen.

*2)It is possible to take a PCR test at 4:30p.m.,but it will cost extra 3,000yen. We can give the test result next day.

When you have a PCR test, you are requested to make an appointment.  Please send an email if you have a question or would like an appointment.

inquiry form

E-MAIL   info@stellamate-clinic.org

*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.~2:00 p.m. / 4:00 p.m.~8:00 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.

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 7,700 yen per one shot.

Clinic Name
Taiyujicho Taniguchi Clinic
profess Primary Care
address 〒530-0051  Stellamate Bldg. 4F, 4-20 Taiyuji-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka city, Osaka,Japan
Nearest Station JR Osaka station、Hankyu Umeda station、subway Umeda Station
phone  06-6364-4177(appointment)