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February 12th, 2019

Shaare Zedek Medical Center is on the cutting edge of assisted reproductive technologies, “making the miraculous seem almost routine.” Prof. Gheona Altarescu, has been the director of Shaare Zedek’s Pre-Implantation Genetic Unit since its inception in 2004. The unit was made possible by the generosity and vision of Rabbi David and Anita Fuld. Preimplantation Genetic […]

February 11th, 2019

After 31 years as the Director General of Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Prof. Jonathan Halevy is stepping down. During his career at Shaare Zedek, he transformed the small hospital into a large and respected hospital. Shaare Zedek grew from a 300 bed hospital that treated 16,000 patients a year to a 1,000 bed medical center […]

February 7th, 2019

This morning, volunteers from Tikva Umarpe תקווה ומרפא gave out sandwiches in honor of Rosh Chodesh Adar Aleph (the new month of Adar) in our Wilf Children’s Hospital. In addition, Tikva Umarpe brought a very special girl, Halley Krisenstein to Shaare Zedek. This goodhearted ten year old girl decided to use money she received for […]

February 7th, 2019

Two plastic surgeons from the Vascular Birthmark Institute of New York came to Shaare Zedek as part of a cooperative effort to help deepen the knowledge of our plastic surgery department in treating vascular anomalies. Dr. Yoav Gronowitz, Head of our Plastic Surgery Department explained, “Such efforts expose the staff of our department to other […]

January 31st, 2019

Over thirty doctors from nine countries, experts in the field of Pediatric Crohn’s and Colitis, came to Shaare Zedek for a special conference focused on improving the treatment of children with Crohn’s and Colitis. The conference presented the all-encompassing approach of our Pediatric IBD Center which for more than 10 years has provided our young […]

January 31st, 2019

Shaare Zedek Medical Center shares its birthday of Tu BiShvat with the plants and trees. Just like trees and plants grow, blossom, sprout new branches and strengthen their roots each year, for 117 years, Shaare Zedek has been growing and expanding. Thank you to all of our dedicated staff, to all of the people who […]

January 15th, 2019

Members of our staff enjoyed hosting a group of roughly 80 students from Hadassah Academic College’s, Medical Laboratories Services program. The students were divided into smaller groups and toured the various laboratories in Shaare Zedek led by members of our staff including Ms. Rachel Azulay. Dr. Mira Naamad, the head of the Shaare Zedek Blood […]

January 9th, 2019

In 2018, Shaare Zedek Medical Center’s Glaubach Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine increased the number of patients seen by close to 14% making this the third largest Pediatric Emergency Room in Israel. This increase is attributed to the addition of certain services as well as the continued efforts of the staff to offer our young […]

January 4th, 2019

What do you dream of? Good health for everyone? A good livelihood? Joy from your children and grandchildren? Is there a special trip you would like to take? Something you dream of buying? Shaare Zedek is part of an effort organized by the Israel National Kidney Foundation putting up “wishing trees” for people with kidney […]

January 2nd, 2019

Shaare Zedek Medical Center is proud to be involved in several featured accomplishments of Israel21’s list of the “35 ways Israel inspired the world in 2018” “Medical cannabis could the next great big cure-all” (April18, 2018) Dr. Adi Aran, the Head of our Larry & Leonore Zussman Pediatric Neurology Unit, is leading a study examining […]