- Dr. Ishihara’s medical thesis, titled “The correction technique using skin graft for complications after lower eyelid blepharoplasty” was published in the Journal of the Japan Society of Aesthetic surgery, Volume 52, No. 1 & 2, September, 2016.
- 103th Japan Society of Aesthetic Surgery (Tokyo)
Dr. Ishihara has made speech on the subject of “Silicone implant mammoplasty for Funnel chest”
- Medical corporation Kibitaki-kai, aka Town plastic surgery clinics have served in Tohoku district and
reached the 15th anniversary.
- Aomori Town Plastic Surgery Clinic (in Aomori pref.) opens.
- Dr. Ishihara was awarded by the Korean Newspaper, Hankook Ilbo, the prestigeous HANKOOK ILBO 2013 The Best World Awards and was crowned "AN HONORABLE GLOBAL CITIZEN".
- Dr.Ishihara was interviewed by Korean public journal “Dynamic Korea”.
- Sendai Town Plastic Surgery Clinic has moved to the 16th floor at AER building,
the most well-known and prestigious commercial building at Tohoku area.