Hospital Name:

一般財団法人住友病院 (Sumitomo Hospital)

Address:

〒530-0005 大阪府大阪市北区中之島5丁目3-20
5-3-20 Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka City, Osaka 530-0005

 

Reviews for Sumitomo Hospital:

Emergency Response (3.0/5.0)

Male, 60s

Visited the emergency room but felt that the female nurse in charge did not provide adequate care.

 

Referral from Another Hospital (4.0/5.0)

Female, 30s

Visited on a referral from another hospital and experienced a short waiting time due to the referral letter.

 

Experience with Medical Checkup (4.5/5.0)

Male, 40s

Visited for a medical checkup a few years ago and appreciated the hospital’s accessibility and well-equipped facilities.

 

Health Examination Re-test (4.0/5.0)

Female, 50s

Took a re-test after a health examination and found the test to be painless, with good infection control measures in place.

 

Experience with Atopy Treatment (2.5/5.0)

Female, 40s

Has been visiting for over 20 years for atopy treatment but expressed dissatisfaction with the frequent change of doctors and the current female doctor’s approach.

 

Pediatrics Experience (4.0/5.0)

Age & Gender not specified

Used the pediatrics department and felt that the waiting time was shorter compared to other departments.

 

Cough Treatment (4.5/5.0)

Female, 40s

Visited due to persistent coughing. The diagnosis was thorough, and the cause was identified.

 

Ureter Stone Treatment (5.0/5.0)

Male, 50s

Visited for the treatment of a 12mm ureter stone. Emphasized the importance of choosing the right hospital and felt satisfied with choosing Sumitomo Hospital.

 

Doctor’s Consultation (3.0/5.0)

Female, 40s

Was not satisfied with the consultation from a young doctor but felt satisfied after consulting with another doctor.

 

Endocrinology and Metabolism Inpatient Treatment (4.5/5.0)

Male, 40s

Underwent a 10-day inpatient treatment in the department of endocrinology and metabolism. Felt that the treatment program was well-structured.

 

Overall Assessment:

Sumitomo Hospital generally receives positive feedback from patients. Many appreciate the hospital’s facilities and the staff’s professionalism. However, there are mixed opinions regarding the approach of some doctors. Overall, it seems that a majority of patients are satisfied with the services they receive at the hospital.

 

Phone Number:

06-6443-1261

 

Operating Hours:

Mon-Fri: 8:30-11:30, 12:30-15:00 (Emergency services available 24/7)
Sat-Sun & Holidays: Emergency services available 24/7
Please contact the hospital before visiting.

 

Website:

Sumitomo Hospital

 

Departments and Language Support:

  • Emergency: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Internal Medicine: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Pediatrics: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Dermatology: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Urology: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Orthopedics: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Ophthalmology: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Otorhinolaryngology: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Obstetrics: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Gynecology: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
  • Other Departments: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian

Note: For patients who can only communicate in foreign languages, the hospital will decide on the possibility of treatment based on the communication level, medical situation, and availability of medical staff. It’s preferable for patients to be accompanied by an interpreter who can communicate in Japanese. The availability of English-speaking doctors varies, and remote interpretation or translation devices are generally used.

 

 

Accepted Credit Cards:

VISA, MASTER

 

Access:

  • Keihan Electric Railway, Nakanoshima Line: 3 minutes walk from Nakanoshima station, Exit 2.
  • JR Tozai Line: 13 minutes walk from Shin-Fukushima station, Exit 2.
  • Hanshin Electric Railway, Hanshin Main Line: 15 minutes walk from Fukushima station, West Exit.
  • JR Loop Line: 15 minutes walk from Fukushima station.
  • Subway Yotsubashi Line: 13 minutes walk from Higobashi station, Exit 3.
  • Subway Chuo Line: 12 minutes walk from Awaza station, Exit 1.
  • Subway Sennichimae Line: 12 minutes walk from Awaza station, Exit 9.