Meet Our Team
Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov) is Israel’s leading multidisciplinary healthcare institution, globally recognized as a front-runner in the field of medical tourism. Every year, patients – from Israel and from all over the world – seek medical care from our health professionals. It is not incidental that the Newsweek magazine ranked our medical center among the top 10 destinations for medical tourists.Our medical center features over 1,500 hospital beds through 60 departments and institutes. The medical center comprises the following five major institutions, spanning across more than 2,7 million square feet (250,000 square meters) of land:
- Ichilov General Hospital
- Ted Arison Medical Tower
- Dana-Dwek Children’s Hospital
- Sammy Ofer Heart & Brain Building
- Adams Health Science & Rehabilitation Building (in the planning stage)
- Lis Maternity and Women’s Hospital
Our staff consists of 6,400 health care professionals. including 1,100 physicians, of whom 650 are clinical specialists, 350 hold academic positions and about 10% hold professorships.
Since its foundation in 1961, our medical center has steadily expanded its annual activity. On an annual basis, the medical center manages:
- 400,000 patients
- 36,000 surgeries
- 1.8 million patient visits
- 220,000 ER visits
- 12,000 births
Why do so many patients choose Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov)?
The answer is simple: this is where they can receive highly professional medical care complying with the world’s most exacting standards.
Some of the benefits and advantages of our medical center:
We are not just a hospital; we’re Israel’s leading academic and scientific research medical center. We are always at the forefront of research and innovation! Most academic staff members of the Tel Aviv University Faculty of Medicine work here. Our top medical specialists participate in numerous scientific research projects, in cooperation with the leading national and international academic institutions and pharmaceutical companies.
At our medical center, we regularly upgrade our facilities to make sure they feature state-of-the-art technologies.
Efficacy of treatment
At our Medical Center, We are rightly proud of having established the highest cure rates, for various types of diseases (including the most complex cases).
It is important to mention that the medical fees at Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center are surprisingly attractive. Your hospital stay (including medical fees and travel expenses) will cost you much less here than in a similar health care facility in the United States or Europe. Our medical center is a public health facility, whose services are based on the medical fees set by the Israel Ministry of Health. Another significant advantage is the ability to arrange your treatment directly with the medical center, without any agents and commissions (which eliminates unnecessary expenses).
Specialists’ extensive clinical experience.
Seeking to diversify their vast clinical experience, our specialists constantly refine their knowledge and expertise, keeping abreast of the latest developments in their field and successfully applying them in their professional practice. Nearly 90% of our specialists participated in residency training programs of the largest clinics in Europe and North America.
Integrative, multidisciplinary approach, providing for a collaborative interaction between several medical specialties, allows us to identify integrated solutions and optimize diagnostics and treatment.
Designated coordinators and customer support services for international patientsInternational patients are attended to by designated coordinators, who greet patients and their families upon their arrival at the medical center and provide customer support services throughout their stay at the hospital, including translation/interpretation services. They also assist patients in their planning of all pre-hospitalization events and activities.
Maximum level of comfort
Our Medical center complexes feature comfortable suites with all modern amenities. We will make sure that your stay in our hospital will be as laid-back and hassle free as possible.