Below you will find information about how the treatment is carried out in Israel, what fields leading Israeli doctors specialize in, what treatment methods they use, where treatment takes place and how long it takes in Israel. You will find information about coordination, reports translation and support in Israel as well.
Leading Israeli doctors specialize in following fields:
Medical treatment methods in Israel
Israeli doctor makes a decision based on the results of diagnosis in Israel or tests results provided by you.
Treatment in Israel can be as follows: medications (chemotherapy, targeted therapy, immunotherapy, biological therapy, hormonal therapy etc.) / surgery / radiosurgery / physiotherapy / rehabilitation / observation / unique techniques of doctors, or a combined treatment.
Where does the treatment take place?
As we follow Israeli doctor’s instructions, we coordinate treatment at the hospital, clinics or medical center mentioned by the doctor. Usually we are talking about the hospital where doctors is working so he will be able to do a surgery, having a special team and necessary equipment or he can supervise systemic treatment at the certain department. It could be Assuta Hospital / Ramat Aviv / Sheba / Ichilov / Rabin (Beilinson).
Medical treatment Terms
Since a treatment method is determined for you individually, the terms of treatment and stay in Israel may differ from case to case. Some surgical operations are performed within one or several hours and require 2 to 4 days of your stay in Israel, when others require up to a week. More complex surgeries (for example, an open heart surgery, or complex operations on the brain or spine) require longer recovery, therefore your stay in Israel may take up to one month.
Radiosurgery (radiation therapy) can take from one month or more, chemotherapy or its combination with radiation therapy may require several months or regular visits to Israel (once a month) to undergo chemotherapy, targeted or immunotherapy courses, as directed by a doctor.
Rehabilitation can take about one to two months in an Israeli rehabilitation center with hospitalization or without.
Medical Treatment Coordination
We are well aware that treatment, and even more so in another country is stressful, therefore from the very first day of your stay in Israel we provide you coordination and support in all procedures and consultations, oral and written translations, take care of results obtaining, bureaucratic and other administrative issues.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM & R) is a direction specializing in enhancing and restoring functional ability and quality of life of our patients with disabilities.
In Israel there are several advanced specialized rehabilitation centers in which our professionals help patients recover from injury, surgery, stroke or other damage.
If you or someone from your family need a qualit…
Infertility and IVF
Infertility treatment of is one of the fields in which leading Israeli doctors solve the problem of the inability of partners to conceive a child naturally. In women this problem is also expressed in the inability to bear a child.
There are a large number of biological and other causes of infertility which copes modern Israeli medicine. According to statistics, 40% of infertility cases are men…
Psychiatry specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders, which include various affective, behavioral, cognitive and perceptual disorders.
Our experts are working with adult patients and children. They specialize in all kinds of mental disorders, geriatric psychiatry, neuropsychiatry, social psychiatry and addiction.
All our doctors are highly skilled professionals with many…
Pain clinic is engaged in the study and treatment of various kinds of pain.
Pain is an unpleasant feeling, often caused by intense or damaging stimuli. Pain is usually temporary and lasts until the painful stimuli is removed or pathology has healed, some disease states, such as rheumatoid arthritis, peripheral neuropathy, cancer and idiopathic pain may persist for many years.
Genetic disorders are diseases caused by one or more violations of the human genome, especially if they are present from birth (congenital diseases). Most genetic disorders are quite rare and affect one person among every few thousands or millions.
Plastic surgery specializes in correction or restoration of form and function of organs. Plastic surgery includes cosmetic and aesthetic, reconstructive, craniofacial surgery, hand surgery, microsurgery and the treatment of burns.
In plastic surgery the most common method is the transplantation of skin tissue (skin grafting). Skin grafts can be transplanted into the patient or actually from the donor.
Infectious diseases are diseases caused by biological agents that can be transmitted from one person to another, rather than genetically, by physical or chemical agents.
Infection is the invasion of the host organism tissues by pathogenic agents, their reproduction, and the reaction of the tissues of the human body to stay invading organisms and toxins produced.
These include diseases caused…
Dermatology is the division involved in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin hair and nails.
Due to many years of experience, precision diagnostics, the latest generation of drugs as well as technologically advanced surgical procedures, our medicine copes well in all kinds of dermatological ailments.
Each type of dermatological diseases is treated by a narrow section speciali…
Nephrology is the direction, which is related to the renal function, treatment of kidney disease and renal replacement therapy (dialysis and kidney transplantation).
Pediatrics specializes in providing medical care to infants, children and adolescents.
Israel has accumulated many years of successful experience in the treatment of childhood diseases. Together with the pediatrician the child is watched by a narrow section pediatrician who specializes in a certain type of disease that makes treatment the most effective and helps improve the quality of life of…
Rheumatology focuses on the diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases. In our practice we combine the best Israeli rheumatologists who narrowly specialize in the clinical problems of the joints, soft tissues, autoimmune diseases, vasculitis, and heritable connective tissue disorders.
Ophthalmology is a direction that focuses on the physiology and diseases of the eye.
We select a narrow field doctor from leading specialized Israeli hospitals for treatment of each specific type of eye disease that makes the treatment as effective as possible and helps to improve the quality of life of our patients.
Vascular surgery is the division aimed to provide diagnosis and treatment diseases of the circulatory system, arteries and veins, with the help of medical therapy, minimally invasive catheter procedures as well as surgical reconstruction.
We select the narrow field physician to treat a certain type of vascular disease, which makes treatment in the most effective and helps improve the quality …
Gastroenterology is the division focused on the diagnosis and treatment of the digestive system disorders.
The focus of the doctors is diseases affecting the gastrointestinal tract. Hepatology and hepatobiliary treats the liver, pancreas and bile ducts.
Our physicians apply minimally invasive surgery techniques, laparoscopy, to treat the problems of esophagus, stomach, intestines with the…
Otolaryngology is a direction that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the ear, nose, head and neck.
Many of these disorders affect the hearing, speaking, breathing, and the vestibular apparatus.
Our otolaryngologists (ENT doctors) have a long-term experience in the detection, treatment and prevention of disorders of the head and neck, that allow them to master all the advan…
Spinal surgery specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of spine and spinal cord problems.
Neurology is one of the health units where our experts assist foreign patients in the diagnosis and treatment of nervous system disorders, including the central and peripheral system, or autonomic and somatic nervous system.
Allergology and Immunology
Allergy is a disorder associated with the hypersensitivity of the immune system. Allergic reactions occur when the immune system of a person reacts to normally harmless environmental substances. Such substances are called allergens.
Israel is one of the leading countries in orthopedic problems treatment.
Israeli physicians possess advanced technologies of joints treatment, such as arthroscopy, plastic joints ligaments and tendons, physiotherapy, injection biological therapy. Surgery arthroplasty (joint replacement) is a routine operation, which have a 99% success rate.
Treatment of adrenal glands dysfunction, type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, goiter, Graves’ disease, thyroiditis, thyroid cancer, metabolic disease, pituitary gland (hypopituitarism), Turner syndrome, acquired disorders, ovarian failure (menopause), impaired testicular function, impaired puberty.
Urology is a unit that focuses on the treatment of male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive system. Organs of male and female reproductive system engaged in the treatment of urology include kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, bladder, urethra, and male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis).