Ready to contact us for a consultation about your condition and our medical services? The staff of our Global Patient Services is ready to help. Please select the appropriate button to get started.

Yoram Klein

  • MD
  • Trauma and Urgent Surgery Unit
  • General Surgery
  • Hebrew
  • English


Director of the Trauma and Urgent Surgery Unit at Sheba, Dr. Yoram Klein is an expert in multisystem trauma care, emergency surgery, as well as intra-abdominal and soft tissue infections.

His extensive experience includes a tenure as Director of the Trauma Unit at Kaplan Medical Center, as well as Founder and Director of its Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Department.

A leader in his field, Dr. Klein is actively involved in the latest research and is highly regarded by his peers. In addition to his role at Sheba, Dr. Klein serves as Chairman of the Israel Trauma Coalition, Chairman of the Israeli National Committee for the Accreditation of Trauma Centers, as well as Chairman of the Israeli National Committee for Surgical Emergency Equipment.

Conditions and treatment

  • Emergency surgery
  • Multisystem trauma care
  • Intra-abdominal and soft tissue infections


  • Director, Trauma Unit, Acute Care Hospital, Sheba Medical Center
  • Chairman, Israel Trauma Coalition
  • Chairman, Israeli National Committee for the Accreditation of Trauma Centers
  • Chairman, Israeli National Committee for Surgical Emergency Equipment

Education and Training

  • M.D., Hebrew University – Hadassah School of Medicine
  • General Surgery Residency, Rambam Health Care Campus
  • Trauma and Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, Ryder Trauma Center

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Trauma and Surgical Critical Care


Needle Thoracotomy in Trauma.

Rottenstreich M, Fay S, Gendler S, Klein Y, Arkovitz M, Rottenstreich A. Mil Med. 2015

Immune Changes Induced by Orthodontic Forces: A Critical Review.

Chaushu S, Klein Y, Mandelboim O, Barenholz Y, Fleissig O. J Dent Res. 2022

Moving Dirac nodes by chemical substitution.

Nilforoushan N, Casula M, Amaricci A, Caputo M, Caillaux J, Khalil L, Papalazarou E, Simon P, Perfetti L, Vobornik I, Das PK, Fujii J, Barinov A, Santos-Cottin D, Klein Y, Fabrizio M, Gauzzi A, Marsi M. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021


Horesh N, Klein Y, Gutman M. Harefuah. 2019

Buckling-Fracture Transition and the Geometrical Charge of a Crack.

Klein Y, Sharon E. Phys Rev Lett. 2021

X-ray computational ghost imaging with single-pixel detector.

Klein Y, Schori A, Dolbnya IP, Sawhney K, Shwartz S. Opt Express. 2019

Bovine Bone Promotes Osseous Protection via Osteoclast Activation.

Klein Y, Shani-Kdoshim S, Maimon A, Fleissig O, Levin-Talmor O, Meirow Y, Garber-Berkstein J, Leibovich A, Stabholz A, Chaushu S, Polak D. J Dent Res. 2020

Pediatric electric bicycle injuries and comparison to other pediatric traffic injuries.

Zmora O, Peleg K, Klein Y. Traffic Inj Prev. 2019

A Mouse Model for Studying the Development of Apical Periodontitis with Age.

Goldman E, Reich E, Roshihotzki B, Saketkhou M, Wald S, Goldstein A, Klein Y, Abramovitz I, Klutstein M. Cells. 2021

Immunorthodontics: in vivo gene expression of orthodontic tooth movement.

Klein Y, Fleissig O, Polak D, Barenholz Y, Mandelboim O, Chaushu S. Sci Rep. 2020

Proteasome lid bridges mitochondrial stress with Cdc53/Cullin1 NEDDylation status.

Bramasole L, Sinha A, Gurevich S, Radzinski M, Klein Y, Panat N, Gefen E, Rinaldi T, Jimenez-Morales D, Johnson J, Krogan NJ, Reis N, Reichmann D, Glickman MH, Pick E. Redox Biol. 2019

Decision-making under risk and ambiguity in adults with Tourette syndrome.

Atkinson-Clement C, Lebreton M, Patsalides L, de Liege A, Klein Y, Roze E, Deniau E, Hartmann A, Palminteri S, Worbe Y. Psychol Med. 2022

X-ray imaging of fast dynamics with single-pixel detector.

Sefi O, Klein Y, Strizhevsky E, Dolbnya IP, Shwartz S. Opt Express. 2020

Request a consultation

Sheba Medical Center provides innovative, personalized medical care to patients from around the world. We are the largest, most comprehensive hospital in the Middle East and dedicated to providing advanced and compassionate medicine for everyone.

We welcome all cases, including the rarest and the most challenging. Our medical teams collaborate to provide the best possible health outcomes. From your initial inquiry through the long-term follow-up care, we are here for you.

Request a consultation and a Sheba Case Manager will contact you shortly: