Hospital Name:

函館新都市病院 (Hakodate Shintoshi Hospital)


〒041-0802 北海道函館市石川町331-1
331-1 Ishikawa-cho, Hakodate City, Hokkaido 041-0802


Review of Hakodate Shintoshi Hospital

Facility-equipped Hospital (Rating: 4.0/5)

Age and Gender: 50s, Male

Review Summary: The reviewer chose this hospital for its MRI capabilities due to severe numbness from the neck to the arm. He mentions that the waiting room is spacious, and despite the large number of outpatients, it is not overly crowded.


I Don’t Understand What These Doctors Are Doing (Rating: 2.0/5)

Age and Gender: 40s, Male

Review Summary: The reviewer’s father was hit by a car and suffered a left femur fracture. He criticizes the hospital’s response and treatment, expressing dissatisfaction and confusion regarding the medical procedures and communication.


Mid-sized Hospital (Rating: 3.5/5)

Age and Gender: 30s, Female

Review Summary: The reviewer describes the hospital as mid-sized in Hakodate. She was taken there by ambulance due to dizziness and recalls the kindness of the nursing staff, which provided her with reassurance during a confusing time.


The Doctor Was a Woman (Rating: 5.0/5)

Age and Gender: 1-3 years, Male

Review Summary: The child was taken to the hospital due to a sudden fever. The pediatric department was separate from other departments, providing a small but clean and well-equipped waiting area. The reviewer appreciated the cleanliness and the availability of toys and books.


Dentistry (Rating: 5.0/5)

Age and Gender: 30s, Female

Review Summary: The reviewer regularly visits for dental check-ups, praising the smooth flow of appointments and short waiting times. She appreciates the detailed explanations regarding oral health and feels reassured after each visit.



Overall Impression:

The reviews provide a mixed impression of Hakodate Shintoshi Hospital. While there are positive comments about the facilities, staff kindness, and specific departments like pediatrics and dentistry, there are also critical remarks about the handling of serious medical situations and communication. The hospital seems to have strengths in certain areas, but there may be room for improvement in others, particularly in terms of patient communication and emergency response.



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Operating Hours:

Mon-Fri: 8:45 AM – 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Sat: 8:45 AM – 11:00 AM



Hakodate Shintoshi Hospital (English)
Hakodate Shintoshi Hospital (Russian)


Medical Departments and Languages:

All the following departments support both English and Russian:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Dentistry
  • Other Departments



Accepted Credit Cards:




  • Approx. 25 minutes by car from JR Hakodate Station
  • Approx. 10 minutes by car from JR Goryokaku Station
  • Approx. 45 minutes by car from Hakodate Airport

Hakodate Bus:

  • Get off at “Shintoshi Hospital Mae” stop → 2-minute walk
  • Get off at “Shintoshi Hospital Seimon Mae” stop → 1-minute walk