The department of Surgery is regarded as a national leader in advanced minimally invasive surgery and is known worldwide in this field. In addition to its clinical interests, the surgery department actively participates in academic research, publishing 8 – 10 papers annually and presenting findings at national and international conferences.

Research Activities include:

Oncologic abdominal surgery. Endocrine surgery (thyroid diseases). Colorectal surgery (inflammatory bowel disease). Breast pathologies. Laparoscopic bowel and solid organ surgery. Perioperative care - the optimal length of intravenous antibiotics for the treatment of abdominal infections. Hemodialysis access. The care of trauma victims of terror attacks.

Contact Info

Contact Person Prof. Petachya Reissman, Director, Department of Surgery
Phone 972-2-6666310, 6666465, 6555569
Fax 972-2-6666253