Surgery

Departments and Units:

Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology

Most of the work is done in the operating rooms, but the staff also assists in a variety of ambulatory procedures. In addition, the department offers a unique clinical service specializing in pain management. 

Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric Surgery

The Bariatric Surgery Unit treats patients with morbid obesity when behavioral and environmental solutions such as diets and medication are not sufficient.

Breast Surgery

Breast Surgery

The unit, one of the best in its field, provides the highest standards of care for patients with breast cancer and related diseases. The unit offers a multi-disciplinary approach while emphasizing the patient's well-being and personal suppo...

Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Unit

Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Unit

Unlike other procedures, in cardiothoracic surgery the anesthesiologist's attention is focused on monitoring the patient's heart functions during the surgery and the hours afterwards. 

Digestive Diseases Institute

Digestive Diseases Institute

The Digestive Diseases Institute is a center for diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive tract. The institute is composed of several specialized units that encompass all the medical services in the field of gastroenterology. 

High Blood Pressure Clinic

High Blood Pressure Clinic

High blood pressure is a disease that accelerates the arteriosclerosis development process, as well as increasing the risk of strokes, heart attacks, heart failure, kidney failure and blood cell damage. Therefore it is extremely important t...

Ophthalmology

Shaare Zedek's Ophthalomolgy Department is a leader in its field, with over 20,000 patients each year.  Our experts offer surgical and non-invasive treatments for any problem concerning the retina, vitreous humor and cornea, strabismus cor...

Pediatric Anesthesiology Unit

Pediatric Anesthesiology Unit

The unit specializes in anesthesia of children before surgical procedures and outpatient exams such as bronchoscopy, CT and MRI.

Pre-Operative Screening Clinic

The Pre-Operative Screening Clinic coordinates the treatment of surgical candidates and provides a structured environment for patients to receive all relevant information, ask questions and share their fears and worries.

Vascular Surgery

Vascular Surgery

A variety of examinations and surgical procedures concerning vascular problems are performed at the Vascular Surgery Unit. On staff are surgeons specializing in the intricacies of the vascular system, nurses and certified technicians. At th...