• Paul Fefer, MD

  • Department: Heart Institute
  • Specialties: Interventional Cardiology
  • Language: English, Hebrew
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About Me

Since 2009 Dr. Paul Fefer has been working as a Senior Cardiologist at the Interventional cardiology unit and is involved in various catheterization procedures, including coronary catheterization, transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), mitral valve enlargement and severe mitral regurgitation treatment (MitraClip).

Dr. Fefer is a senior lecturer in cardiology at Tel Aviv University and has published over 50 articles, reviews, case studies, and book chapters in professional literature.



  • Director of structural heart diseases service
Conditions and treatment
  • interventional cardiology
  • coronary catheterization
  • structural heart disease
  • transcatheter aortic valve implantation
  • MitraClip


Education and Training
  • MD, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
  • Internship, Bikur Cholim Hospital, affiliated to the Hebrew University, Jerusalm, Israel
  • Continuing medical education in cardiology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
  • International Interventional Cardiology Fellows course. Cardiovascular Research Foundation. San Jose, California
  • Interventional Cardiology Fellows Course (CME), University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • Interventional Cardiology Course, Montreal, Canada
  • Cardiac CT Course (level II training), Harbor UCLA, California, USA
  • Percutaneous mitral valve repair program. Crossroads Institute, Brussels, Belgium
  • Fellow, clinical cardiology- Heart Center - Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
  • Fellow- interventional cardiology – Sunnybrook Medical Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology


  1. Beinart R, Matetzky S, Shechter M, Fefer P, Rozen E, Beinart T, Hod H,
    Chouraqui P. Stress-induced ST-segment elevation inpatients without prior Qwave myocardial infarction.
    J Electrocardiol 2008;41(4):312-7
    (Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems 91/117, IF 1.141).
  2. Matetzky S, Fefer P, Shenkman B, Varon D, Savion N, Hod H. Effectiveness of
    reloading to overcome clopidogrel nonresponsiveness in patients with acute
    myocardial infarction.
    Am J Cardiol 2008;102(5):524-9
    (Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems 33/117, IF 3.368).
  3. Fefer P, Hod H, Hammerman H, Boyko V, Behar S, Matetzky S. Relation of
    clinically defined spontaneous reperfusion to outcome in ST-elevation
    myocardial infarction.
    Am J Cardiol 2009;103(2):149-53.
    (Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems 33/117, IF 3.368).


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