Dr. Andrei Nadu
Head of the Laparoscopic Surgery, Department Urology, Rabin Hospital, MD, professor of Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University.
Previous clinical experience: Senior Physician Department of Urology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Laparoscopic urology.
Expertise: Urologic Surgery, Laparoscopy, Oncourology, Robotic surgery
Education and training:
Internship in the field of laparoscopic urology and uro-oncology at the University Hospital Henri Mondor, Creteil, France, and at the Cleveland Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio
1999-2001 – USA and University Hospital of Indiana, Indianapolis, USA
1999 – Training in Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
1993-1999 – Urology Department, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
1987-1993 – Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
Oncorulogy – kidney, bladder and prostate surgery. Minimally invasive (laparoscopic and robotic) procedures.
Research in the field of laparoscopic urology: nephrectomy, partial nephrectomy, pyeloplasty. Over the years of practice Dr. Nadu performed more than 1000 operations in patients with kidney disease, kidney cancer, prostate cancer etc.
Dr. Nadu was one of the experts who conducted the first laparoscopic procedure in Israel, such as radical nephrectomy, laparoscopic partial nephrectomy, laparoscopic pyeloplasty and laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. Since then he constantly practices, continuing to improve in this area, and teaching medical students.
Dr. Nadu is also one of the participants in the development of methods for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia using the most modern techniques, in particular, the photodynamic treatment of prostate disease.
Participation of professional organizations:
♦ Israeli Urological Association
♦ The American Urological Association
Areas of special interest:
Development of modern means of learning and development of surgical skills using simulation, modeling and virtual reality.