Personalized Treatment Plan and

Preventive Care for Workers’ Shoulders

in Hokkaido

Shoulder pain can significantly affect your work life.  In the Tokachi district, there is a strong demand by workers in the primary industries (such as agriculture, fishery, and forestry) for optimal medical care of their bone and joint issues.  Dr. Ono and his team of experts at HSC will provide evidence-based, high-quality, state-of-the-art, and compassionate care for your shoulder problems.

We believe you should have early access to medical specialists who can expeditiously treat your shoulder problems and prevent any delay that may otherwise worsen your condition.  We have created this comprehensive medical clinic that is readily accessible to you, whether you are residing in Obihiro or in areas outside of the city.

We also place a high priority in engaging and empowering you in your health recovery journey.  We strive to fully educate you about your bone and joint disorders and to set you on a path to maximal healing.


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Dedicated Treatment Plans for Farmers and Fishermen

Appropriate maintenance and care of your body is critical in your daily work. Early diagnosis and subsequent targeted and personalized treatment will provide optimal clinical results and minimal disruption to your work.

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You Will Receive Evidence-Based,High-Quality Care

Our physicians and HSC staff will create individualized treatment plans for you. You will receive evidence-based, high-quality, state-of-the art, and compassionate care from our team of experts at HSC.

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Improving Medical Access to All Residents of Tokachi

We will make every effort to improve access to our medical services. This will ensure that patients from the city or outside of it will be equally able to access our comprehensive services without delay.



Shoulder problems typically require the correct and timely diagnosis by the specialist. If you suffer from shoulder symptoms, such as pain, stiffness, and/or loss of function, please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Ono and his team of experts.


HSC medical services are not limited to the care of acute orthopedic injuries. We also look after chronic bone and joint conditions, such as osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, and inflammatory diseases.


Our highly experienced physiotherapists offer comprehensive assessment and treatment programs focused on relieving pain, regaining function, and returning you to your regular life, work, and activities.


Do I need a translator?

Dr. Ono is fluent in English and Japanese.

What information should I bring?

- Insurance cards
- A list of your current medications
- Referrals with diagnostic imaging studies (if available)

Do I need an appointment?

Please book an appointment for your first visit by calling our office or by using our online booking page.
Our waiting time varies depending on the number of patients we have at the clinic on the day.

Do I need to fill out any forms before seeing a doctor?

Please fill out the online questionnaire in advance so that you can save time after arriving at our clinic.
If you are not comfortable with digital services, paper forms are available at the clinic.


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Yohei Ono MD, PhD
2021- Director, Hokkaido Shoulder Clinic
2018-2021 Shoulder Consultant, East Hokkaido Hospital
2017-2018 Assistant Professor, Nagoya University
2016-2017 Orthopaedic Consultant, Nagoya University
2016 ESSKA S&N International Arthroscopy Fellowship, University of Thessalia, GREECE
2014-2016 Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship, University of Calgary, CANADA
2013-2014 Lower Extremity Reconstruction & Arthroplasty Fellowship, Holland Orthopaedic & Arthritic Centre, CANADA
2011-2013 Research Fellowship, East Carolina University, USA
2009-2011 Clinical Fellowship, Nagoya University
2007-2009 Clinical Fellowship, Nagoya Central Hospital
2006-2007 Orthopaedic Residency, Hamamatsu Medical Center
2001-2005 Orthopaedic Residency, Toyota Memorial Hospital
○Qualifications, etc.
2008 Japanese Orthopedic Association Certified Orthopedic Specialist
2014 Lower Extremity Reconstruction & Arthroplasty Fellowship Certification, University of Toronto, CANADA
2016 Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship Certification, University of Calgary, CANADA
2017- The American Journal of Sports Medicine Certified Reviewer
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