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Our Mission

Collaborate with surgeons to provide the best in neurosurgical devices in order to advance surgical techniques and improve patient health. 

Message from Hiroshi Nemoto

We are committed to helping people around the world lead healthy lives.

Mizuho’s mission has remained unchanged since its founding—provide safe and reliable equipment for a medical care environment in which to help people lead healthy lives and to deliver greater satisfaction to medical professionals and a higher quality of life (QOL) to patients. To fulfill this mission, all of us at Mizuho remain true to our corporate creed of honesty, contribution and solidarity and live by our guiding principles that include being customer-focused, innovative, and professional.
No matter how fast sociodemographic trends change and no matter how technologies evolve over time, we will remain at the forefront of the medical equipment business by exercising agility and adaptability as well as being passionate about improving people’s health. We are committed to delivering a higher level of service that will put smiles on more people’s faces over the next 100 years.

Design in Mind

Sugita® and other Mizuho-designed products were developed in collaboration with the world’s leading neurosurgeons. This means they’re uniquely suited for the rigors and nuances of lengthy and complex procedures. Proven materials. Patented features. Precise engineering. They all converge to make Mizuho a more practical choice. You’ll find that Mizuho’s streamlined selection of microsurgical instrumentation (including endonasal), Sugita® aneurysm clips, fixation devices and tables provides innovative products for today’s surgical rigors.

Our Journey


Mizuho America is settled in Boston, Massachusetts.
Distribution of Aneurysm clips and Neuro Doppler.
Endonasal and Endoscopic Surgical Instruments.


Launched to market a neuro bypass set designed in collaboration with Dr. Michael T. Lawton
Surgical sets for skull base surgery and cerebello-pontine specialized instruments are introduced.


Launched to market a surgical set for keyhole procedures


Mizuho America Inc. relocates operations to Union City, California.


Second generation keyhole instruments sets are designed and launched.


Highly specialized surgical blades for neurosurgical procedures, as well as 
the only surgical table designed for neurosurgeons are introduced to the market.


The Mizuho America Team

Dean Yamamura

President & COO

William Delaney

Vice-President - Sales

Bob Todd

Regional Business Manager - Central

Chris McCart

Regional Business Manager - West

Chris Wilson

Regional Business Manager - East

Russ Hanson

Business Development Manager

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