At our hospital, we not only carry out saliva tests that place less burden on patients, but also carry out more accurate"nasopharyngeal wipe tests"that are also performed by public institutions.
We carry out direct inspections by doctors working in the actual isolation ward for people positive for COVID-19/Sars-CoV-2.
Take Clinic Akihabara Kanda is posted on the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare website, a list of inspection institutions that provide self-financed inspections,and in the US Embassy "COVID-19 TESTING FACILITIES IN JAPAN".
|Next-day plan (saliva test)||Saliva PCR test
(Result notification within 24 hours)
|Fastest plan (saliva test)||Saliva PCR test
(Result notification within 2 hours)
|Changed the test method to a nasopharyngeal wipe||More accurate PCR test with nasopharyngeal wipe||additional fee¥4,546
|Issuance of negative certificate
(Certificate for overseas travel)
|Issuance of English certificates||additional fee¥4,546
|Changed the inspection method to RT-PCR
(for Negative Certificate)
|The RT-PCR method required for travel to India, Vietnam, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Australia, Brazil, Malaysia, Indonesia etc.||additional fee¥4,546
Almost all credit cards and electronic payments and cash can be used.
You cannot use your health insurance card.
・About negative certificate
Currently, all immigrants, re-entries, and returnees, including Japanese, are required to submit a negative test certificate for COVID-19, which was conductedwithin 72 hours before departure.(From the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare website)
Those who traveling abroad are required to show a negative certificate at the airport.
Our negative certificate conforms to the current negative certificate format in Japan.
* The required format may differ depending on the country of destination. The test method of this hospital corresponds to [Nucleic acid amplification test (LAMP)] and [Reverse transcription PCR(RT-PCR)], which is a type of PCR method.
Since there are sudden changes in specifications depending on each country, please be sure to check for yourself whether you can enter or leave the country.
・Negative certificate that can be issued on the same day at our hospital
Our negative certificate is written in English.
A doctor's examination is required to issue a negative certificate. We will give you a negative certificate directly after the test result is known, so we will consult you at that time. In addition, please be sure to bring your passport as the negative certificate will be invalidated if there is a mistake in the description.
The negative certificate of our hospital is the [valid "pre-departure inspection certificate" format] specified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan and also It conforms to the[Format of inspection certificate specified by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare].
* If you want to take the test and get the certificate at same day, you have to take a test by 19:00.