Da Vinci (Robotic) Surgical System
At the end of March four special procedures were performed on children at Shaare Zedek using a new robotic system called the Da Vinci Surgical System. This is the newest and most advanced system available and we’ll be using it across a number of departments.
Statins reduce risk of severe heart attack
New research at SZ reveals that using statins can help reduce the risk of severe heart attacks
Top 50 most influential Jews in the world
Shaare Zedek’s Professor Ephrat Levy-Lahad, Director of the Fuld Department of Medical Genetics has been named in the Top 50 most influential Jews in the world by the Jerusalem Post.
Single incision lung surgery is first for Israel
In November, Shaare Zedek surgeons removed a patient’s malignant lung tumour using a single incision.
Research Report 2013
Some of the worlds’ greatest scientific minds work at Shaare Zedek. Our research is focused on the illnesses we see, meaning every new breakthrough gives real hope in the battle against disease. Read our last research report here.