Clinic Sheba is the leading state medical institution with almost seventy-year history. The clinic is not far from Tel Aviv - in the city of Ramat Gan, Tel hashomer district.
Today, the Sheba Hospital is a university medical center which exchanges experience with medical research institutions around the world.
Medical Center Sheba consist of 150 departments and clinics which provide in-patient services to 1990 patients. The permanent staff of the hospital include 1,000 physicians and more than 5,500 other employees.
In 2017 according to Forbes magazine, doctors of the Sheba clinic are leading the list of the best specialists in medicine. The fifth part of more than eight hundred doctors of this rating are employees of hospital Sheba.
Patients who have entrusted their health to Sheba experts can speak better as this figure reaches annually:
- 1 117 000 people in total;
- 173,000 patients who have been admitted to the hospital;
- 107,000 hospitalized patients.
Diagnostic center of Sheba hospital
Many patients choose the Sheba clinic because of the development in its diagnostic center.
Every year, there are 2 million diagnostic procedures and various tests conducted. Budget of 320 million $ is allocated every year for the development of this field.
It is worth mentioning that 25% of the research in Israeli medicine belong to the Sheba hospital. Clinic cooperates with the University of Tel-Aviv, Bar Ilan University and the Weizmann Institute of Science in this field.
Moreover, the Sheba hospital was selected for research by the Federal Wide Assurance for grants and funding of America.
It is in the Sheba clinic that politicians and famous people of Israel, as well as Russia, America and other countries are being treated.
Sheba Medical Center has the honor of conducting the first time in Israel the such procedures as:
- surgical operation on the patient's open heart;
- implantation of the artificial heart to the patient;
- surgical correction of heart disease in pediatrics;
- successful In vitro fertilization (IVF).
Center Sheba is the leader in providing medical care to patients in these areas:
- treatment of cardiac diseases;
- genetics and oncogenetics;
- diagnosis and treatment of cancer;
- operative treatment of oncology;
- neurological diseases;
- investigating the causes of malignant diseases;
- stem cell therapy.
Special attention in the hospital Sheba is drawn to the diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune diseases, hypertension, diabetes, and Alzheimer's disease.
The structure of Sheba hospital
The structure of the Sheba clinic includes separate centers and hospitals, each with its own specialty, which collected the best practices and the top specialists: Emergency Hospital, Edmond Children's Hospital and Lili Safra, Jozef Bukhman Center for Gynecology and Maternity, Olga's Heart Center and Lev Leviev.
The structure of the Sheba hospital includes separate specialized institutes: the cardiological institute, the genetics institute, the hemato-oncological institute, the institute of radiology and others.
Special attention should be paid to the Center for bone marrow transplantation. It is one of the largest and most advanced centers of this specialty in Europe. Here, the number of bone marrow transplants and stem cell transplants is approaching hundreds and thousands, respectively.