Dr. Yasushi Kisanuki MD Neurologist

Dr. Yasushi Kisanuki is a neurologist in Columbus, Ohio and is affiliated with Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Kisanuki accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 43 doctors at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center who specialize in Neurology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Japanese.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology, Neurodegenerative

Clinical Interests: Neurogenetic

Hospital Affiliation

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • Japanese

Education & Medical Training

St Joseph Mercy Livingston Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2001–2002

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Neurology, 2002–2005

Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 8 years in Neurology

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

Differential actions of orexin receptors in brainstem cholinergic and monoaminergic neurons revealed by receptor knockouts: implications for orexinergic signaling in arousal and narcolepsy.
Kohlmeier KA, Tyler CJ, Kalogiannis M, Ishibashi M, Kristensen MP, Gumenchuk I, Chemelli RM, Kisanuki YY, Yanagisawa M, Leonard CS 2013

Pathogenesis of autosomal dominant hereditary spastic paraplegia (SPG6) revealed by a rat model.
Watanabe F, Arnold WD, Hammer RE, Ghodsizadeh O, Moti H, Schumer M, Hashmi A, Hernandez A, Sneh A, Sahenk Z, Kisanuki YY 2013 11

Lessons learned from fatal progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in a patient with multiple sclerosis treated with natalizumab.
Boster AL, Nicholas JA, Topalli I, Kisanuki YY, Pei W, Morgan-Followell B, Kirsch CF, Racke MK, Pitt D 2013 3 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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