The Department of Surgery A in the surgical center has 39 beds and includes two units:
- Vascular surgery unit
- Center for Bariatric Surgery
- The service for treating wounds that are difficult to cure
The department, together with the professional units, conducts surgery on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday in 8-9 operating tables a week.
The department specializes in the field of bariatric surgery (laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery) in the field of advanced laparoscopic surgery and in a joint team with the Orthopedic Department in the treatment of wounds with healing difficulties.
The Department's physicians consult in the hospital clinics in the following fields:
general surgery, breast clinic, bariatric clinic, proctology clinic that includes a unit of pelvic floor physiology - as well as a clinic for constipation and incontinence of feces.
The department participates in the training course for interns in general surgery at the Rabin Medical Center.
In addition, the department's physicians consult in many clinics of the HMO: in Petah Tikva-Rothschild, Ramat Gan-Herzel, Kiryat Ono - surgical clinic.
The department is academic and affiliated with the Sackler School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University. The departments physicians teach of surgery to Israeli students and students in the American track, and sometimes to Israeli students studying abroad. In addition, the department trains nurses from the Dina Academic School of Nursing. The department plays a significant part in conducting basic and clinical research projects, and the results are presented at national and international conferences.
Providing information to the patient:
Reveal of information by a senior physician between 15:00 and 16:00
Morning visit from 7:30 - 08:30
Evening visit from 17:00 to 18:00 PM