Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Department of Pediatric Urology (303000)
Specialized in: pediatric urology
The Department of Pediatric Urology of Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center under the direction of Prof. Jacob Ben-Chaim specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of congenital and acquired defects of the urinary tract, disorders of sex development and various diseases of the genital organs in infants, children and adolescents. Through the use of the cutting-edge techniques and the latest equipment, the experienced doctors manage to detect diseases at the initial stages of their development.
The highly qualified specialists of the Department of Pediatric Urology, led by Prof. Jacob Ben-Chaim, prefer laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery that allows performing sparing surgical interventions ensuring high treatment efficiency, minimal risks of complications and a reduced rehabilitation period.
In addition, the Department of Pediatric Urology of Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center consults pregnant women, when there is a suspicion of urinary tract defect in the fetus.
The treatment focuses of the Department of Pediatric Urology under the direction of Prof. Jacob Ben-Chaim include:
- Bladder exstrophy
- Undescended testes (cryptorchidism)
- Urinary tract infections
- Urinary obstruction
- Night bedwetting
- Day bedwetting
- Difficulty urinating
- Neurogenic bladder
- Tumors in the kidneys, urinary tract and testes
- Tel Aviv, Israel