- Tel Aviv, Israel
Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
About us Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
The Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov) is the second largest and one of the most advanced healthcare and research institutions in Israel. Founded in 1961, it still enjoys popularity among the local population and draws thousands of international patients.
Today the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center is a huge multidisciplinary complex, covering an area of 150,000 square meters and offering 1,300 hospital beds in its 60 departments and institutes. The medical institution annually provides its highly professional services to over 1,5 million patients. In addition, it is also in demand by physicians, since they want to have internship and to work here.
The Medical Center employs over 6,400 people, namely more than 1,100 physicians, 1,760 nurses, 850 medical technicians, therapists and other clinicians. The medical staff successfully integrates clinical care with research. There are annually carried out a variety of researches to develop new diagnostic and treatment techniques.
The Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center features four main hospitals: Ichilov General Hospital, Rehabilitation Hospital, Lis Maternity Hospital and Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital.
The Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center is dedicated to personalized care. Adhering to international service standards, specialists tailor care to each patient’s needs, age and situation. The Medical Center is committed to providing medical care with sincerity, respect and empathy.
Despite being among the world leaders in the medical market, the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center aims to further improve both infrastructure and service.
About the city
Tel Aviv is the second largest city in Israel. The city is located on the Mediterranean coastline and has a population of 432,892 people. Founded in 1909 by Jewish immigrants on the outskirts of the ancient port city of Jaffa, Tel Aviv has quickly become a modern city and one of the most important financial centers in the world. In addition, it is a major transportation hub served by a comprehensive public transport network.
Although the city is very expensive, it annually receives over a million of international visitors. Tel Aviv is famous as "The City that Never Sleeps" and a "party capital" for its lively nightlife, dynamic atmosphere and a 24-hour culture. Here you can find cafes, restaurants and nightclubs to any taste.
The city is a cultural capital of Israel and offers a variety of concert halls, theaters, museums and galleries, such as the Tel Aviv Museum of Art, the Eretz-Israel Museum, the Bruno Gallery, the Eden Gallery, just to name a few. Tel Aviv also hosts many festivals and events. The most famous and exciting one is White Night Festival.