About Me

  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors,” 2018-2019
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2017-2019
  • Best Doctor in America, 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Neurofibromatoses
  • Mitochondrial Diseases
  • Niemann-Pick Diseases
  • Ataxia
  • Spastic Paraplegia, Hereditary
  • Leukoencephalopathies
  • Cerebellar Ataxia

Locations Where I Practice

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location. Please call the “Schedule an appointment” number shown above for scheduling assistance.

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Education and Training

Education History

University of Tokyo

University of Tokyo

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital

University of Michigan Hospitals

University of Michigan Hospitals

Academic Information

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Subspecialty: Neurology)

My Department



The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

292 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.8 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

    Dr Kisanuki is very through, kind, and patient. He is expert in MSA and very informative and great at providing supportive suggestions for next steps in care and managing symptoms. He is very responsive to our needs and questions, timely and respectful.

  • Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019

    Very happy with the over all care.

  • Reviewed on Oct 06, 2019

    Dr K was awesome. He listened to all my concerns, and did an unbelievable job explaining what the next step is. He seems like an awesome dr and is going to work on getting me fixed. so glad I found him.

  • Reviewed on Sep 01, 2019

    I like my doctor . He is a very good . He listens to his patients and takes time to listen i your concerns.

  • Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019

    No problems.

  • Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

    Dr. Kisanuki was wonderful and explained my health problems clearly.

  • Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

    dr Kisanuki is an exceptional doctor. he explains things thoroughly and is knowledgeable about my rare condition. he listens to any questions I may have and answers them.

  • Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019

    Dr. Kisanuki is awesome. He is kind and always takes his time when answering questions.

  • Reviewed on Jul 01, 2019

    Every one is excellent.

  • Reviewed on Jun 30, 2019

    all good, friendly

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 11/21/2019, Dr. Kisanuki has reported relationships with the companies or entities listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office.

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