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About Find a Doc, Japan

Connecting people in Japan to the healthcare services they need, in the languages they need.

At Find a Doc, Japan, our mission is to promote a healthier and more inclusive society. We offer quality health information for free in many languages for everyone, including foreigners and medical professionals. We aim for a Japan where all people, regardless of nationality or language, can confidently navigate the healthcare system, find the right doctors and get the healthcare they need.

We are a non-profit organization driven by the ideal that everyone should have access to health information as part of a flourishing life. Our activities are guided by a sense of social justice, cultural sensitivity and innovation. We are always happy to connect with partners in the governmental, non-profit and medical communities. Together with our partners, we hope to create a Japan where everyone has access to healthcare, feels included and can live well.

LaShawn Toyoda
Founder & Executive Director
Philip Ermish
Tech Lead
Russell Miller
Healthcare Content Lead
Kuniko Arita
Medical & Social Welfare Expert
Aya Yumino, MD
Medical & Social Welfare Expert
Niaya Harper Igarashi
Access, Community Outreach
Kei Yumino
Design Lead
Emanuele Monica
Language Support
Chunyan Li
Public Health Expert
Andrew Leemhuis
Shingo Toyoda
Language Support