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Luce Tokyo Beauty Clinic

President

Harunosuke Kato

医療法人社団光美会 ルーチェ東京美容クリニック 加藤晴之輔
Adventurous and challenging spirit

In the field of beauty and plastic surgery, we often target the surface part of the body such as the skin, blood vessels, lymph nodes and so on, so it is relatively easy to see visible results by figuring out a better way to attack an issue, which also makes it rewarding. In order to further thoroughly pursue new things from now on, we must never lose our inquiring mind and challenging spirit. I believe this is a natural obligation as a doctor involved in beauty care.

Year of Birth
1980
Birthplace
Nagano
Name
Luce Tokyo Beauty Clinic
Headquarters
8F, New Matsumoto Building, 3-26-5, Nishiikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo
Founded
2014
Type of business
Cosmetic dermatology · cosmetic surgery
url
http://www.luce-tokyobiyo.com/
Since I was young I was interested in the world of art and physics, and it felt rewarding to be involved with beauty and the body, and exterior appearance. After graduating from Gifu University Medical School, I began working at the Toranomon Hospital, and have been studying and gaining experience in the world of beauty care for a long time. I may be somebody who likes to thoroughly investigate what I am interested in. These are my roots.In other words, the world of beauty is the world of quest. Even in the times of Cleopatra and Komachi Ono, women always pursued true beauty. Such needs will never cease to exist even in the future.

That is why we physicians engaged in beauty care have to continue evolving from a wide range of angles, so that we can respond to these needs as much as possible.Japanese cosmetic medicine in particular possesses the "Made in Japan" trust, and I feel that it is highly evaluated even on a global scale. Nowadays there is also inbound demand, and there more than a handful of people coming to Japan for beauty cosmetics. It is necessary to respond to a wide range of trust from overseas, as a doctor who is based in this country.

Although Luce Tokyo Beauty Clinic just opened in 2014, the Ikebukuro clinic mainly focuses on beauty aging care, and at the Ginza clinic, we are concentrating not only on beauty aging but also on AGA, among others. Especially at the Ginza clinic, we focused on hair planting robots early and we are also active in introducing the latest equipment. Nonetheless, I do not think that it is simply necessary to incorporate the latest medical treatment, and what is most important is to be able to respond to the needs of the patients visit us more than anything else. Simultaneously, we are constantly thinking about incorporating information while seeking the true essence of what it is our patients are demanding.

We have always been thinking about how patients and staff can be happy, and we have contributed to society and the cosmetic medicine industry as an indirect result. This hope will never change.I am limited in how hard I can work, and I cannot expect much growth with just my own efforts. Teamwork is also necessary to pursue better medical care and happiness, and it is also important to build open relationships with each patient. The merit of teamwork is that it can also be felt by patients, and because I think that everything is linked with each other, I hope to create a clinic where everybody including myself can be "happy to work here" and create an atmosphere where our patients can feel "happy to be here".

This is something I have been thinking from the time I opened the clinic, but I would like to expand my medical activities with hopes to expand this business overseas. Currently, doctors from various countries such as Singapore and China visit our hospital and I think that I should also emulate such an enthusiastic attitude. This is because I feel that there are things I will never know unless I visit abroad and establish a medical base there.I have attended academic conferences in various countries so far, and I have learned about the cultures and values of various countries, while also learning of the strengths and weaknesses of Japan at the same time. Although there are differences in values and recognitions about beauty depending on the country and region, such as with aging care, "wanting to forever maintain youth" is a common theme in every single part of the world.

From that broad perspective, I am hoping to utilize our technology, knowledge and hospitality spirit to keep growing.Southeast Asian countries especially trust in the Japanese brand and there is also development of new medical technology overseas, so it will become easier to export technology to Japan by establishing new bases overseas. I hope to be able to produce such synergies more and more.I would like to continue contributing to innovative medicine that will be helpful even 100 years from now, while keeping up my research, adventurous attitude and challenging spirit. I am still only halfway there, but I am also genuinely looking forward to future developments.

医療法人社団光美会 ルーチェ東京美容クリニック 加藤晴之輔
医療法人社団光美会 ルーチェ東京美容クリニック 加藤晴之輔

*Information accurate as of time of publication.

Luce Tokyo Beauty Clinic

President
Harunosuke Kato