Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Department of Dermatology (302977)
Specialized in: dermatology
The Department of Dermatology at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center deals with the diagnosis and treatment of the full range of skin conditions. The Department is headed by Prof. Eli Sprecher, who is especially focused on pediatric dermatology and genetics of skin diseases. Providing treatment to over 30,000 patients every year, the Department is the largest dermatological facility in Israel and ranks among the leading ones in the world. The experienced dermatologists treat not only adults, but also children and adolescents suffering from skin disorders.
The Department of Dermatology at the Sourasky Medical Center has everything to ensure an effective and comprehensive medical care. It offers state-of-the-art equipment, advanced treatments, comfortable wards for a hospital stay, as well as specialized nursing, social work assistance, psychological support and nutritional care. In addition, the Department under the direction of Prof. Eli Sprecher also includes medical laboratories providing adjunct diagnostic testing, such as drug sensitivity testing, molecular testing for genetic diseases and many others.
Overall, the Department of Dermatology at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, led by Prof. Eli Sprecher, provides a variety of cutting-edge treatment options for the following skin conditions:
- Autoimmune skin diseases
- Contact dermatitis and skin allergies
- Cutaneous drug reactions (e.g. side effects of cancer treatment)
- Hair and nail diseases
- Hard-to-heal wounds
- Hereditary skin diseases
- Inflammatory and tropical skin diseases
- Occupational skin diseases
- Pigmentary disorders
- Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis
- Skin cancer
- Skin lymphoma
- Skin ulcers and chronic wounds
The service range also includes dermatosurgery, psychodermatology and aesthetic dermatology. The medical staff of the Department under the direction of Prof. Eli Sprecher aims to achieve the best results and therefore uses only proved and efficient treatments, such as phototherapy, photodynamic therapy, laser therapy and digital mole mapping.
Apart from the clinical activities, the Department of Dermatology at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center is actively involved in the research and professional teaching of graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and nurses. Some of the discoveries made by the specialists, led by Prof. Eli Sprecher, are currently being translated into novel diagnostic and treatment approaches.
- Tel Aviv, Israel