Dr. Haim Matzkin
Head of the Urology Department, Tel Aviv Medical Center “Sourasky” (Ichilov)
1971-1977 – School of Medicine, Hadassah Ein Kerem, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Master of Medical Science (Urology) – Diploma, Tel Aviv University
1984-1989 – specialization in urologic surgery, Tel Aviv Medical Center
From 1990 to 1992 – two years of specialization onco-urology in Memphis, Tennessee Miami, Florida
Field of special interest:
Urologic oncology kidney, bladder, prostate and testicles.
Prostate cancer, in particular – surgical treatment, radiation (brachytherapy), and hormones.
An enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia)
1979-1984 – service in the army Chief of epidemiology, Army Health, Headquarters, Chief Medical Officer.
1992-1996 – senior doctor at Tel Aviv Medical Center (Ichilov).
1996 – Director of the Department of Urology, Tel-Aviv Medical Center (Ichilov)
1992 – Senior Lecturer in Urological Surgery, Tel-Aviv University.
1994 – Associate Professor of Urologic Surgery, Tel-Aviv University.
2000 – Professor of Urologic Surgery, Tel-Aviv University.
Dr. Matzkin has published 136 original scientific articles, 26 review articles, two chapters in medical books
The Israeli Medical Association
Israeli Urological Association
The American Urological Association
European Association of Urology
Israeli Association for Preventive Oncology – Board Member
1992 – participant of clinical studies in urology (Phase II)
1994 – expert critic in urology
1994 – Expert in onco-urology critic
1994 – Secretary of the Advisory Subcommittee of the Ministry of Health, prostatic hyperplasia (benign)
1994 – Member of the Advisory Sub-Director of the Ministry of Health with respect to the field of cancer
1995 – Vice-President of the Tel Aviv Medical Center’s research and development
1996 – Secretary and Treasurer of the Israeli Association of Urology
2000 – Member, Advisory Committee – Cancer Society