Some people report a lack of understanding of veganism from their doctor in Japan. Below is a list of doctors that are reported to have experience with vegans or to be understanding of a plant-based diet. Some are vegan themselves.
|Dr. Mika Washio||Shinbashi, Tokyo||General Medicine||International Health Care Clinic (English)|
Check Healthy Tokyo’s writeup (English)
|Dr. Takeshi Fujiyoshi||Kumamoto||Proctology and colorectal||Fujiyoshi Clinic |
Hachidory lists him as vegan.
|Dr. Takafumi Tsurumi||Tokyo||Preventive healthcare, alternative medicine||Tsurumi Clinic (English)|
The clinic’s website recommends veganism.
|Dr. Fukamori||Akashi, Hyogo||Ophthalmology||Fukamori Ganka|
Reported to be vegan.
|Dr. Thomas Lomax MB BS||Minato, Tokyo||General Medicine||Tokyo Medical and Surgical Clinic (English)|
Reported to be understanding of veganism.