Sheba Medical Center's New Pediatric Surgery Department

Sheba Launches a new Pediatric Surgery Department

Sheba Medical Center is excited to announce the opening of our new Pediatric Surgery Department at the Edmond and Lily Safra Children’s Hospital. The new department is equipped with today’s most advanced technology and offers a pleasant stay for hospitalized children and their families.

The department has 16 rooms, including spacious isolation rooms and an intensive care room for patients requiring close monitoring. In addition to the advanced equipment, the department has implemented state-of-the-art safety measures, including control and monitoring devices that have been placed throughout the department, enabling immediate and accessible monitoring by the medical staff.

Sheba Medical Center's New Pediatric Surgery Department

Additionally, a playground and a kitchenette for the use of the families were set in the department, and comfortable armchairs were placed alongside the beds of the hospitalized children in order to improve the hospitalization conditions for patients and their families.

A Word from the Director

Prof. Asher Barzilai, Director of the Edmond and Lily Safra Children’s Hospital, said:

“I am glad that we have expanded the Pediatric Surgery department, increased the number of beds, and are now able to treat children who need complex and complicated surgery in a pleasant, professional manner. The department was designed to provide a solution to both the children and their families while maintaining a modern, safe and efficient working environment for the medical and paramedical staff. “

Sheba Medical Center's New Pediatric Surgery Department

Prof. Yitzhak Kreiss: “As part of the constant improvement of the service process at Sheba, especially when it comes to hospitalized children, we continue to invest in upgrading the infrastructure and equipping our departments with advanced technologies. We will continue to treat all child patients professionally with devotion and love.”

Dr. Daniel Sinhar, Acting Director of the Pediatric Surgery Department remarked: “Providing the best service is our main objective and the most important task for me as the head of the department. In addition to moving to the new location, we shall expand the team of healthcare professionals, as well as increase the number of surgeries and continue to maintain a high level of courteous and professional service.

“I intend to provide parents with better accommodation and improved conditions, and most importantly- the best medical care in Israel. “