Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital

Title Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital
Categories Fellowships
Location Jerusalem, Israel
Job Information

 Description of Training

The Endourology and laparoscopic urology Fellowship at Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital is a clinical-research fellowship which encompass the medical and minimal invasive treatments for urinary tract stone disease, urological oncology and other urinary tract disorders.  Fellows will gain experience with advanced endourology, laparoscopy and Da Vinci robotic surgeries as well as participation in basic science and clinical projects.

Details can be found at our website: http://www.hadassah.org.il/English/Eng_SubNavBar/Departments/Medical+departments/Urology/

Duration of Training

The fellowship program is two years with dedicated time for both clinical practice and laboratory research experience.  Fellows are required to have completed a recognized Urology Residency with the appropriate certification

Clinical Volume (approximate)

Percutaneous procedures 80-100
Ureteroscopic procedures 500
Shock wave lithotripsy 500
Lower tract procedures 400
Laparoscopic procedures 80
Robot Assisted Laparoscopic Procedures 60

Laboratory Facilities and Research Supervision

Basic science research facilities are available including bench-space and a full support from the Hebrew university academic and research resource.

Clinical Responsibilities

The fellow will participate in all endourology, laparoscopic and robotic cases, as well as SWL treatments during their fellowship.  The fellow will be involved with the preoperative evaluation for these patients as well as in the postoperative management.


Past fellows

Nandakishore Shapur
Genady Zelichenko
Roei Morag
Stavros Sfoungaristos
Ayman Isid
Itay Marat Sabler

Mordechai Duvdevani, M.D., Program Director



Ofer N. Gofrit, M.D., PhD – Co-director



Vladimir Yutkin, M.D. – Co-director


Contact Name Mordechai Duvdevani, M.D., Ofer N. Gofrit, M.D., Ph.D., Vladimir Yutkin, M.D.
Contact Email moti_duv@yahoo.com, ogofrit@gmail.com, yutkin@hadassah.org.il
Website http://www.hadassah.org.il/English/Eng_SubNavBar/Departments/Medical+departments/Urology/
Region Middle East/ Africa
Job Address

Department of Urology Hadassah Hebrew
University Hospital (Ein-Karem )P.O.B. 12000
Jerusalem, 91120

Country Israel
Phone 972-2-6776874
Fax Fax: 972-2-6430929