Dr Andrew Kissane, Tokyo Psychiatrist

Dr. Andrew Kissane, British Psychiatrist in Tokyo

Dr Andrew Kissane | English Psychiatrist in Tokyo

Dr Andrew Kissane is a UK medical psychiatrist and doctor working in Tokyo, Japan. He is the only Tokyo psychiatrist (and the only English psychiatrist in Japan) specifically licensed by the Ministry of Welfare to treat foreign nationals in Japan and holds a Japanese medical license. He is the American Clinic Tokyo Psychiatrist, holding a psychiatry clinic there 2 days per week, and also provides counseling and psychotherapy at a private practice in Ginza.

Dr Kissane matriculated at Girton College in 1993, and after completing a Bachelor of Arts in experimental psychology, graduated from University of Cambridge School of Medicine in 1998. He undertook his medical psychiatric training at Cambridge while studying for a Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Analytic Therapy at University of East Anglia, and received his PhD from Keio University School of Medicine in Tokyo in 2017.

Dr Kissane is on the UK General Medical Council Medical Register, and holds a Japanese medical licence. He is a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, a member of the British Association of Psychopharmacology, is conducting clinical research on depression and anxiety disorders with American Clinic Tokyo and an international collaboration with parallel sites in New Zealand and North India, and is a board member for International Mental Health Professionals Japan, a member of the Association of International Community Provider Organizations (AICPO) in Tokyo, and also Director of International Medical KK, a mental health technology start up developing Psynary.

Tokyo Psychiatrist Medical Services

  • Medical Psychiatry and Psychopharmacology
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression and Anxiety
  • Cognitive Analytic Therapy
  • Mindfulness-Based Therapies
  • Counseling for Depression, Anxiety disorders, PTSD, Substance Misuse
  • Relationship and Marriage Counseling
  • Online Counseling

Psychiatry Clinic at American Clinic Tokyo in Akasaka

Tokyo Psychiatry Clinic


American Clinic Tokyo
3rd Floor Niikura Building 1-7-4 Akasaka, Tokyo
Easy access from Nambuko line, Ginza line and the Marunouchi line via Tameike-Sanno station – exit 13, 2 minutes walk
Parking available nearby

Office Hours

  • Monday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Thursday: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Counseling and Psychotherapy at Tokyo Mental Health offices in Ginza

Therapy Office


Ginza Yoshida building, 5th floor, Ginza 1-19-9, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, with easy access from Asakusa line, Ginza line, Yurakucho line, Hibiya line, and JR Yamanote line:
  • Takaracho station – exit A1, 4 minutes walk
  • Kyobashi station exit 1, 5 minutes walk
  • Ginza 1-chome station, exit 10, 5 minute walk
  • Shintomicho station exit 2, 5 minutes walk
  • Higashi Ginza station exit A7 or exit 3, 6 minutes walk
  • JR Yurakucho station, 10 minute walk
Parking at Shirauobashi, 3 minute walk

Office Hours

  • Monday : 9:00 AM to 9:30 PM
  • Tuesday : 9:30 AM to 8:30 PM
  • Wednesday : 9:00 AM to 9:30 PM
  • Thursday : 9:00 AM to 8:30 PM
  • Friday : 9:00 AM to 8:30 PM
  • Saturday : 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM
  • Sunday : 9:00 AM to 6:30 PM