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December 11th, 2017

Over 400 people attended the recent Healthy Friday session, “Take a Deep Breath” featuring pulmonology experts from Shaare Zedek Medical Center. “Every year, 8,000 people in Israel die from smoking or damage caused by smokers. In addition, the life expectancy of smokers is 10 years less than that of non-smokers.” explains Professor Gabriel Izbicki, the […]

November 8th, 2017

The new Neonatal MRI that was implemented at the hospital. Shaare Zedek is the first hospital in the world to utilize MRI’s for infants and it was recently installed in the hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit to provide accurate neuro diagnostics. More information is below for your interest, or you can Click Here for more […]

November 7th, 2017

People talk about leading a healthy lifestyle, however, it seems that many people do not think that it applies to children. Ms. Rakefet Arielli, a clinical dietitian in our Heidi Rothberg Sports Medicine Center, says that the life expectancy of the children of today will be five years lower than that of their parents since […]

November 7th, 2017

Soon after Shaked was born at Shaare Zedek Medical Center, the staff told her parents that she had profound hearing loss. After exploring different options, Shaked began treatment at AV Israel, a hearing rehabilitation organization. This past week, at nine months of age, Shaked underwent surgery for chochlear implants. Her grandmother, Anne, originally from London, […]

November 2nd, 2017

Please note regarding the links below—the English article does not mention Prof. Bornstein, in the Hebrew article he is quoted. BrainQ Technologies, a start-up that Prof. Natan Bornstein, the director and coordinator of our Helmsley Neurological Center, who is also the Vice President of the World Stroke Organization, has been working with for several years, […]

October 30th, 2017

Over the past 10 months, Shaare Zedek’s the staff of the Helmsley Neurological Institute has performed 170 operations, over 100 brain catheterizations and treated 1,500 stroke patients. At the recent “Healthy Friday: The Brain: Our Body’s Wonderful Situation Room” session held at Shaare Zedek, experts from the medical center shared with the audience the array […]

October 30th, 2017

This past Friday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu underwent a brief procedure under sedation at Shaare Zedek Medical Center. The Prime Minister was treated by Prof. Eran Goldin, the Director of Shaare Zedek’s Digestive Diseases Institute. Please read this article for more details.

October 30th, 2017

Months ago, Shaare Zedek decided to upgrade its pharmacy and after carefully evaluating several options, the medical center decided to install a state-of the art robotic system from the GPI Group in Italy with the help of a team from Nevo Robotics, an Israeli medication management solutions group. This is the first system of its […]

October 19th, 2017

Israel’s military field hospital Commander Dr. Ofer Merin, also the Deputy Director-General and Head of the Trauma Unit at Shaare Zedek Medical Center, led the medical effort as part of a large scale army exercise utilizing new technologies in the battlefield designed to minimize casualties. The Israeli Defense Forces Field Hospital is the only hospital […]

September 5th, 2017

Prof. Nathan Cherny, Director of our Pain and Palliative Medicine Unit in our Oncology Institute and our Norman Levan Chair of Humanistic Medicine was the lead author of the updated version of the European Society for Medical Oncology Magnitude of Clinical Benefit Scale (ESMO-MCBS) published this month in the Annals of Oncology. Since 2016, this […]