Centers of Excellence

Patients come to Shaare Zedek from all over the world due to its reputation for excellence across the entire medical care spectrum.

The Weinstock Department of Emergency Medicine on the Fanya Gottesfeld Heller Floor – Opened in 2004, located in the heart of the city and close to main thoroughfares the Department receives a high number of trauma cases treated in the Kennedy Leigh Shock and Trauma Unit.

The Wilf Woman and Infant Center – With over 1000 births per months, Shaare Zedek sees more maternity cases than all other Jerusalem hospitals combined and is the busiest in all of Israel. In addition to new births, the center treats all aspects of woman’s care including gynecological disease and has a dedicated high-risk pregnancy unit.

The Jesselson Heart Center – Jerusalem’s premier cardiac care center with nearly 3,000 cardiac catheterizations performed annually and approximately 500 open-chest surgeries. The Center is involved with community education programming aimed at promoting good cardiac health and is similarly active with numerous research studies.

The Glaubach Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine – Opened in March of 2008, the Pediatric Emergency Department brings a highly comprehensive and individualized approach to treating children’s urgent care cases. Designed to offer a soothing atmosphere to address children’s emotional needs as well as their physical ones, the Department is positioned to quickly become Jerusalem’s leading facility for pediatric emergency care.

The Fuld Department of Medical Genetics – Committed to ensuring Shaare Zedek serve as leader in the fast developing science of medical genetics, this Department serves as a major research and clinical area of the hospital involved with a wide variety of studies. The Department, in cooperation with the IVF Unit, is responsible for the Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) Programmed and the Stem Cell Research Programmed.

The Wilf Children’s Hospital at Shaare Zedek– This will be the first dedicated children’s hospital in the Jerusalem area, revolutionizing pediatric care nationwide.

The Wohl Surgical Operating Complex – The individual and ultra-modern theatres, each designed to accommodate specific types of operations, have significantly reduced waiting times and now provides advanced surgical care in Jerusalem and beyond.




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