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Dr. Eviatar Nesher: Best  in Petah Tikva, Israel

 

, Petah Tikva, Israel

30 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Eviatar Nesher is a specialized Kidney Transplant Surgeon in Israel. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Petah Tikva, Israel. The doctor has over 30 Years of experience and is associated with Rabin Medical Center.

Qualifications :

  • Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

Hospital Address :

Rabin Medical Center, Ze'ev Jabotinsky Street, Petah Tikva, Israel

What is the medical expertise of Dr Eviatar Nesher?

  • A renowned nephrologist, Dr Eviatar Nesher has more than 30 years of experience with kidney transplantation. His expertise includes chronic kidney disease, kidney failure, kidney stones, and kidney diseases associated with diabetes.
  • Dr Nesher participates in various conferences regularly to further his skills such as the 16th Congress of the European Society for Organ Transplantation in Vienna, 2013.
  • He has several high-impact publications such as:
    1. Eisner S, Orlin J, Nesher E, Mazhybovsky V, Gurevich M, Michowiz R, Rahamimov R, Mor E. ABO INCOMPATIBLE KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION. Harefuah. 2017 Apr;156(4):237-241. Hebrew.
    2. Molcho M, Rozen-Zvi B, Shteinmats T, Ben-Dor N, Vahav I, Nesher E, Rahamimov R. Temporal changes of proteinuria after kidney transplantation: association with cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. J Nephrol. 2020 Oct;33(5):1059-1066.
    3. Mor E, Nesher E, Ben-Ari Z, Weissman I, Shaharabani E, Eizner S, Solomonov E, Rahamimov R, Braun M. Sequential liver and kidney transplantation from a single living donor in two young adults with primary hyperoxaluria type 1. Liver Transpl. 2013 Jun;19(6):646-8.
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Dr. Rahul Raghavpuram: Best General Laparoscopic Surgeon in Hyderabad, India

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6 Years of experience

Speaks: English

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  • He received a Gold-medal in MBBS from Chalmeda Ananda Rao Institute of Medical Sciences, Telangana
  • Awarded with the Second prize: Best poster - A Rare case of Primary Choriocarcinoma of the stomach. KASICON, 2014.
  • Awarded Best paper: Corrosive Pharyngoesophageal stricture. A challenge to the surgeon: A tertiary center experience at ASICON 2018.
  • He was the Zonal Finalist from West Zone (Mumbai) and National Finalist in the All India Torrent Young Scholar Award - TYSA 2019 Surgical Gastroenterology.
  • Received IASG- Bursary award- IASGCON 2019.
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Dr. Ankur Garg: Best Liver Transplant Surgeon in Gurugram, India

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14 Years of experience

Speaks: English,Hindi

USD 60 USD 50 for video consultation


Ankur Garg is a specialized Transplant Surgeon. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in India. The doctor has 14 Years of experience and is associated with, one of the best hospitals in Gurugram, India.

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Dr. Ayhan Dinckan: Best General Surgeon in Istanbul, Turkey

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, Istanbul, Turkey

18 Years of experience

Speaks: English

USD 252 USD 210 for video consultation


Dr. Ayhan Dinckan is a specialized Kidney Transplant Surgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 18 Years of experience and is associated with Istinye University Bahcesehir - LIV Hospital.

Qualifications :

  • Trakya University Faculty of Medicine, Akdeniz
  • University Faculty of Medicine, General
  • Surgical Specialization Akdeniz University Organ Transplantation Center,
  • Multiorgan Transplant Surgery Education

Hospital Address :

Ak Veysel Mah, stinye

Medical Expertise of Dr. Ayhan Dinckan

  • Medical expertise in pancreas transplantation and combined transplants in pancreas-kidney, kidney-heart, kidney-liver, and liver transplant-coronary by-pass combined surgery.
  • Prof. Dr. Ayhan Dinckan is a General Surgeon with over 16 years of expertise.
  • Training in multiorgan transplant (kidney, liver, and pancreas transplants) and hepato-pancreato-biliary (liver, biliary tract, and pancreas) surgery.
  • He has served as a lecturer in the Department of Organ Transplantation.
  • He has conducted over 5000 kidney transplants since 2004, with paediatric transplants accounting approximately 15% of the total (upto 50 child kidney transplants per year).
  • Dr. Dinckan has published over 55 articles in foreign publications and over 20 articles in the United States.
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Dr. Subhash Gupta: Best Liver Transplant Surgeon in Delhi, India

Liver Transplant Surgeon

 

, Delhi, India

34 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr Subhash Gupta is one of the most sought after Liver Transplant Surgeon in New Delhi, India. The doctor holds over 34 years of experience and is associated with Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket.

Association and Memberships Dr. Subhash Gupta is part of:

  • Delhi Medical Council

Certifications :

  • FRCS - General Surgery (Upper GI) - Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSE), U.K, 1994
  • FRCSEd - Liver Transplant - Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, 1995

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS ,FRCS

Hospital Address :

Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali, near Radisson Blu Hotel, Sector-1, Vaishali, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Dr. Ahmet Serdar Karaca: Best  in Istanbul, Turkey

 

, Istanbul, Turkey

23 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Ahmet Serdar Karaca is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 23 Years of experience and is associated with Baskent University Istanbul Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Ahmet Serdar Karaca is part of:

  • Turkish Surgical Association
  • Ankara Surgical Association
  • Union for Associations of Breast Diseases
  • Ankara Association of Breast Diseases
  • Turkish Association of Vascular Surgery
  • Turkish Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Turkish Association for Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Association of Clinical Enteral & Parenteral Nutrition
  • Turkish Association of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
  • Turkish Society of Hepato-Pancreatobiliary Surgery
  • ESCP
  • ACS

Qualifications :

  • 1996 Bachelor's Degree / Master's Degree / School of Medicine / Ankara University
  • 2002 Residency/Doctorate, General Surgery Department, School of Medicine, Ankara University
  • 2009 Assistant Professor / General Surgery Department, School of Medicine, Rize University
  • 2014 Associate Professor / General Surgery Department, Numune Teaching and Research Hospital, Ankara
  • 2020 Professor / General Surgery Department, Bakent University Hospital, Ä°stanbul

Hospital Address :

Altunizade, BAKENT

What is the medical expertise of Dr Ahmet Serdar Karaca?

  • With 23 years of experience, Dr Ahmet Serdar Karaca is a leading specialist in laparoscopic hernia surgery, oncological surgery, liver and kidney transplantation, hepatobiliary surgery, wounds care and treatment, colonoscopy, surgical endoscopy, and robotic surgery.
  • Dr Karaca holds professional memberships in organizations such as the American College of Surgeons(ACS), the Board of the Turkish Surgical Association, the TCSB National Cancer Advisory Board, and the Istanbul Provincial Cancer Advisory Board. He is also the President of the Cancer Control Association.
  • In 2012, he completed training in Robotic Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Robotic Surgery Department. Dr Karaca also underwent additional training in minimally invasive operating techniques in Colorectal Surgery at the European Surgical Institute, Hamburg, Germany.
  • Over the course of his career, Dr Karaca has published over 70 national and international research papers and written 5 book chapters. Some of his publications include:
    1. Sapmaz A, Karaca AS. Risk factors for conversion to open surgery in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: A single centre experience. Turk J Surg. 2020 Oct 3;37(1):28-32.
    2. Karaca AS, Ozmen MM, UÇar AD, Yasti AÇ, Demİrer S. General Surgery Operating Room Practice in Patients with COVID-19. Turk J Surg. 2020 Mar 31;36(1):i-v.
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Dr. Muzaffer Atli: Best  in Ankara, Turkey

 

, Ankara, Turkey

27 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Muzaffer Atli is a specialized Liver Transplant Surgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Ankara, Turkey. The doctor has over 27 Years of experience and is associated with Guven Hospital.

Qualifications :

  • Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine

Hospital Address :

Kavakldere, G

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Dr. Shailendra Lalwani: Best Liver Transplant Surgeon in Delhi, India

Liver Transplant Surgeon

 

, Delhi, India

19 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr Shailendra Lalwani is one of the leading Gastrointestinal Surgeon in New Delhi, India. The clinician holds over 19 years of experience and is associated with Manipal Hospital, Dwarka.

Association and Memberships Dr. Shailendra Lalwani is part of:

  • Delhi Medical Council

Certifications :

  • Fellowship - Association of Colorectal Surgeons of India(FACSI)
  • Fellowship - associations of surgeons of India(FAIS
  • Fellowship - Indian Assoication of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeon(FIAGES)

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS
  • DNB

Hospital Address :

Manipal Hospital Dwarka, Palam Vihar, Sector 6 Dwarka, Dwarka, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Shailendra Lalwani

  • Dr. Lalwani specializes in hepato-pancreatic biliary surgery and liver transplantation.
  • Liver Disease Treatment, Liver transplant, HPB Surgeries, GI Oncosurgery, Portal hypertension Surgery, and Advanced Laparoscopic and Robotic GI Surgeries.
  • He has over 19 years of specialized expertise and is a member of the Delhi Medical Council, which he actively participates in.
  • For his great contribution to the field of gastroenterology, he has received numerous prizes and recognitions.
  • MBBS in 2001 from UR, Jaipur, MS in 2006 in General Surgery from JNMC, Ajmer, DNB in 2011 in Gastroenterology from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi.
  • He is the recipient of the Travel Bursary Award for IASG - 2009, Best Poster Award - IASG - 2014, and Traveling Fellowship Award ACRSI - 2017.
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Dr. Hatem Jabbes: Best Laparoscopic Surgeon in La Marsa, Tunisia

Laparoscopic Surgeon

 

, La Marsa, Tunisia

of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Hatem Jabbes is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in Tunisia. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Marsa, Tunisia. The doctor has over 28 Years of experience and is associated with Chirurgie Pro.

Certifications :

  • February 1994 - June 1994: internship in Professor H. Bismuth's hepato-biliary centre at Paul Brousse Hospital, Paris- France July 1994 - November 1994: internship in the coelioscopic surgery department of Professor F. Dubois at the Porte de Choisy clinic, Paris-France
  • March 2003: Obesity surgery training in the department of Dr. Chipponi, Metz - France
  • April 2007: Obesity surgery training in the department of Dr. Dargeant, Lyon- France

Qualifications :

  • June 1994: Graduated from the University of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation at the Faculty of Medicine Paris South
  • September 1994: Graduated from the University of Cœlioscopic Surgery at the Faculty of Medicine Paris VI
  • December 1995: Admission to the National General Surgery Aggregation Competition
  • September 1993 - January 1994: internship in the digestive surgery department of Professor R. Parc at Saint Antoine Hospital, Paris - France

Hospital Address :

ChirurgiePro Aesthetic Surgery Tunisia, Rue Imam Abou Hanifa, La Marsa, Tunisia

What is the medical expertise of Dr Hatem Jabbes?

  • Dr Hatem Jabbes has more than 28 years of experience in the field of bariatric and digestive surgery. He is well-versed in advanced laparoscopic techniques and is renowned for performing procedures like laparoscopic cholecystectomy, inguinal hernia repair, gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, mini bypass, and gastric plicature surgeries efficiently.
  • Dr Jabbes is a member of professional bodies such as the French Society for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery and the International Federation of Bariatric Surgery. He is also a founding member of the Association for Research in Surgery of the Digestive Apparatus. Dr Jabbes was also a member of the Tunis Regional Council of the Order of Physicians and the National Council of the Order of Physicians.
  • He obtained training in Bariatric surgery at IRCAD, Strasbourg and at the Department of Dr Dillemans in Belgium. Additionally, Dr Hatem completed his training in obesity surgery in the Department of Dr Dargeant in Lyon.

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Dr. Amar Deep Yadav: Best  in Delhi, India

 

, Delhi, India

10 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Amar Deep Yadav is a specialized Liver Transplant Surgeon in India. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Delhi, India. The doctor has over 10 Years of experience and is associated with Venkateshwar Hospital.

Certifications :

  • Fellowship in Hepatobiliary Surgery & Liver Transplantation from Medanta Institute of Transplantation & Regenerative Medicine, Gurgaon.
  • Fellowship of Kings College London in Hepatocyte Transplantation London, UK.

Qualifications :

  • MBBS - PT BDS Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak
  • MS - PGIMER, Chandigarh

Hospital Address :

Venkateshwar Hospital, Sector 18, Sector 18A, Dwarka, Delhi, India

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Dr. Vimalraj Velayutham: Best Gastrointestinal Surgeon in Chennai, India

Gastrointestinal Surgeon

 

, Chennai, India

15 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr Vimalraj Velayutham is one of the leading Gastrointestinal Surgeon in Chennai, India. The medical specialist holds over 15 years of experience and is associated with The Madras Institute of Orthopedics and Traumatology.

Association and Memberships Dr. Vimalraj Velayutham is part of:

  • ESOT European Society for Organ Transplantation
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  • Italian Society of Surgical Oncology

Certifications :

  • Fellowship - Laparoscopic HPB Fellow Institut Mutualiste Montsouris
  • Senior Liver Fellowship from Medanta - The Medicity Hospital
  • Fellowship Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplantation - Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea

Qualifications :

  • MCh
  • MS
  • MBBS

Hospital Address :

MIOT International, Mount Poonamallee Road, Sathya Nagar, Manapakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Vimalraj Velayutham

  • Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases are his areas of expertise.
  • He is skilled in hepato-pancreato-biliary and solid organ transplantation procedures.
  • Dr. Vimalraj Velayutham is a renowned Surgical Gastroenterologist with over 15 years of expertise.
  • He performs both open and minimally invasive liver transplants.
  • He has attended and given papers at a number of conferences.
  • He is also interested in research and has multiple papers in reputable national and international journals to his credit.
  • Professionally qualified with an MBBS, MS, General Surgery, MCh, General Surgery, Training, Korea, and Training, France.

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Dr. Feza Yabug Karakayali: Best  in Istanbul, Turkey

 

, Istanbul, Turkey

25 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Feza Yabug Karakayali is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 25 Years of experience and is associated with Baskent University Istanbul Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Feza Yabug Karakayali is part of:

  • Turkish Surgical Association
  • Turkish Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Turkish Transplantation Society
  • Turkish Association of Vascular Surgery
  • International College of Surgeons
  • Middle East Society of Organ Transplantation
  • International Pediatric Transplantation Association
  • The Transplantation Society
  • European Society of Coloproctology

Certifications :

  • Fellowship American College of Surgeons

Qualifications :

  • Medical Doctor, School of Medicine, Cukurova University, 1996

Hospital Address :

Altunizade, BAKENT

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Dr. Huseyin Yuce Biracan: Best  in Istanbul, Turkey

 

, Istanbul, Turkey

20 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Huseyin Yuce Biracan is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with Baskent University Istanbul Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Huseyin Yuce Biracan is part of:

  • Istanbul Medical Association
  • Ankara Surgical Association
  • Turkish Surgical Association
  • Turkish Society of Endocrine Surgery
  • Ankara Cinema Culture Society

Qualifications :

  • 2000 - 2004- General Surgery / Ankara Oncology Teaching and Research Hospital

Hospital Address :

Altunizade, BAKENT

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Dr. Ashish singhal: Best Liver Transplant Surgeon in Gurgaon, India

Liver Transplant Surgeon

 

, Gurgaon, India

14 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr Ashish singhal is one of the most sought after Liver Transplant Surgeon in Gurugram, India. The medical practitioner holds over 14 years of experience and is associated with Fortis Memorial Research Institute.

Association and Memberships Dr. Ashish singhal is part of:

  • International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS)
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS)
  • American Hepato-Pancreatic-Biliary Association (AHPBA)

Qualifications :

  • DNB
  • MBBS

Hospital Address :

FMRI, Sector 45, Gurugram, Haryana, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Ashish singhal

  • Medical expertise of Dr. Ashish Singhal is in Liver Transplant Surgery.
  • Liver conditions considered for liver transplant procedure are Hepatic tumour or cancer, NAFLD, Alcoholic liver disease, Chronic viral hepatitis, and Diseases causing liver failure etc.
  • Dr. Ashish Singhal has been working in the field of liver transplantation for the past 12 years.
  • Member of ILTS, the ASTS, and the American Hepato-Pancreatic-Biliary Association (AHPBA).
  • He is credited with the publication of 35 national and international publications.
  • He has worked in some of India's most prestigious institutions.
  • Participated in organ donation camps and conferences on a regular basis.
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Dr. Ilango Sethu: Best Gastrointestinal Surgeon in Chennai, India

Gastrointestinal Surgeon

 

, Chennai, India

21 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr Ilango Sethu is one of the best Gastrointestinal Surgeon in Chennai, India. The doctor holds over 21 years of experience and is associated with The Madras Institute of Orthopedics and Traumatology.

Association and Memberships Dr. Ilango Sethu is part of:

  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons

Certifications :

  • Fellowship - Abdominal Transplant Surgery

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS
  • MCh

Hospital Address :

MIOT International, Mount Poonamallee Road, Sathya Nagar, Manapakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Ilango Sethu

  • Dr. Ilango Sethu has numerous years of surgical experience, in a wide range of surgical specialties.
  • He specializes in Pancreas surgery, Liver transplantation, Renal Transplantation and vascular access surgery
  • Dr. Rajat Goel is an expert in bariatric surgery and minimal access surgery in India. He only employs the best surgical equipment and implants.
  • Dr. Goel has trained laparoscopic surgery in Taiwan, Singapore, and the United States.
  • Dr Vidya Rattan Sagar Gold Medal for Best Overall Performance in Final Year MBBS was awarded to him.
  • He has 19 international publications, over 100 abstracts, and four book chapters.
  • Dr. Goel is a member of the Delhi Medical Council, Asia Pacific Hernia Society, and Society of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of India, among other prestigious organisations.
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Online Liver Transplant Surgeon in Israel: Top Doctors

About Liver Transplant Surgeon

Liver transplant surgeon is a doctor specialized in performing surgery to remove a diseased liver and replace it with a healthy one. Liver is the largest internal organ that performs several critical functions like processing nutrients, hormones and medications, and producing bile just to name a few. Liver transplant surgeons opt, recommend and perform liver transplant procedure on patients who have significant complications due to end-stage chronic liver disease. It is also an option in the rare cases of sudden liver failure of a previously healthy liver.

When should you visit a Liver Transplant Surgeon?

Your physician will recommend you to visit a liver transplant surgeon if he suspects or finds out any of the following conditions:

  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Fluid retention
  • Encephalopathy
  • Jaundice that the patient is not able to recover from

Who are not the candidates for a Liver Transplant?

Not all the patients with liver cirrhosis and decompensated liver disease are appropriate candidates for liver transplantation. The patient should be able to survive the operation for the transplant procedure, post-operative medication, any potential complications or infections and should not engage in any activity that would injure the liver.

Some of conditions that are in complete contra- indication to liver transplant are as follows:

  • Severe pulmonary hypertension
  • Cancer spreading outside of the liver
  • Systemic or uncontrollable infection
  • Active substance abuse
  • Unacceptable risk for substance abuse
  • Severe, uncontrolled psychiatric disease
  • History of non-compliance or inability to adhere to a strict medical regimen
  • Severe, irreversible medical illness that limits short-term life expectancy

Procedures Performed

Before deciding and proceeding for the liver transplant surgery, there are a number of tests that are performed to ensure the right course of treatment:

  • X-rays
  • Liver biopsy slides
  • Operative reports
  • Computed tomography (CAT or CT scan)
  • Doppler ultrasound
  • Echocardiogram and stress testing
  • Pulmonary function studies
  • Blood tests

Top Liver Transplant Surgeons in Israel

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Dr. Eviatar NesherRabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva

About Liver Transplant Surgeon Israel

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Type of Transplant Surgeon available in Israel?

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List of Top Rated Hospitals where we can find Transplant Surgeon in Israel are as followed:

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Who are some of the top Liver Transplant Surgeons from other countries?

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Which are some of the procedures performed by Liver Transplant Surgeons in Israel?

Some of the most popular procedures performed by liver transplant surgeons in Israel are:

Which are some of the best hospitals in Israel, Liver Transplant Surgeon are associated with?

Given below are some of the most popular hospitals in Israel where liver transplant surgeons work:

Which are some of the conditions treated by Liver Transplant Surgeon in Israel?

Some of the conditions performed by liver transplant surgeons in Israel are:

  • Hemochromatosis. Biliary Atresia
  • Alcoholic Liver Disease
  • Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  • Wilson's Disease
  • Liver Failure
Who is a Liver Transplant Surgeon?

A liver transplant surgeon is a doctor who is trained in replacing a diseased liver with a healthy liver of another person. A whole liver might be transplanted, or only a part of it. In most of the cases the healthy liver comes from a donor who has just died. A healthy living person, sometimes, will donate part of their healthy liver. A living donor may be a family member. Or it may be someone who is not related to you but whose blood type is a good match. Liver transplant surgeons recommend as well as perform liver transplant surgery on patients who have severe complications due to end-stage chronic liver diseases. Liver transplant is also a suitable option in the cases of sudden liver failure.

What are the qualifications of a Liver Transplant Surgeon?

A person aspiring to become a liver transplant surgeon needs to qualify the medical entrance exam to get into a medical school. Once the candidate clears the entrance test, he/she completes a five-and-a-half-year programme (MBBS). Then, they go for a three-year MS course to specialise in surgery. They then complete a general residency like any other doctor. Finally, they have to complete an additional three years of a liver transplant surgery fellowship. After this, they become certified transplant surgeons.

What conditions do Liver Transplant Surgeons treat?

Liver Transplant Surgeons can treat a wide variety of liver conditions. Some common conditions treated by them are listed below:

  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  • Wilson's Disease
  • Liver Failure
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Alcoholic Liver Disease
  • Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis B
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Alcoholic liver disease.
  • Non-alcoholic steato-hepatitis
  • Fatty liver disease
  • Primary liver cancers
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Acute liver disease
  • Polycystic disease
  • Wilson’s disease
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Veno-occlusive disease
What diagnostic tests are required by Liver Transplant Surgeons?

Liver Transplant Surgeons would want to review all your medical records, X-rays, operative reports, liver biopsy slides, and a list of medications at your initial evaluation. To update previous tests, some of the following studies are generally performed during your evaluation:

  • Doppler ultrasound: Used to determine if the blood vessels to and from the liver are open.
  • Computed tomography (CT scan): Used to get pictures showing liver size and shape, any liver lesions, and blood supply. A chest CT scan might also be required.
  • Echocardiogram and stress testing to evaluate your heart condition.
  • Pulmonary function studies to assess the lungs' ability to exchange carbon dioxide and oxygen.
  • Blood tests to find out blood type, biochemical status of blood, clotting ability, and to measure liver function.
  • Serology screening
When should you visit a Liver Transplant Surgeon?

Your physician will tell you to visit a liver transplant surgeon if you experience any of the following signs and symptoms:

  • Jaundice
  • Ascites (fluid in the abdomen)
  • Hepatic encephalopathy (confusion or even coma)
  • Bleeding in the upper as well as lower gastrointestinal tract from varices
  • Itching, pale stools, dark urine, chills, fluid buildup in the belly, and pain
  • Enlarged liver
  • Portal hypertension
  • Buildup of toxins in the blood
What can you expect from your first visit with a Liver Transplant Surgeon?

If your primary care physician has recommended you to see a Liver Transplant Surgeon for any acute or chronic liver injuries or conditions you may have, it could be helpful to know what to expect during the initial consultation.

You and the surgeon would be discussing all conditions, the course of the treatment, and the rehabilitation process. The surgeon may want to perform an examination and tests to get a clearer picture of the issue.

Which are the most common procedures performed by a Liver Transplant Surgeon?
  • Liver transplant
  • Liver biopsy

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How to choose some of the best rated doctors in Israel?

The majority of people believe they do have a broad understanding of what a "good" doctor can accomplish or haven't given it any thought. If you're searching for a new doctor or a specialist, you might have a few extra questions about what to look for in a medical professional. Knowing what makes a good doctor can aid in the diagnosis and get you the care you want without having to worry about anything.

  • Domain Knowledge - A qualified doctor should understand how the entire body works as a unit and what one must do to keep their complete health. They should keep up with all of the newest developments in the industry and share their knowledge in an easy-to-understand manner. Patients will become more likely to follow this advice correctly and trust the doctor when there is an issue if doctors provide a wide range of facts and clearly state why they consider a given style of medical care to be good.
  • Doctor’s Reputation - Doctors are frequently chosen by word of mouth, but when looking for a new doctor, it is crucial to consider your sources. Ask a few different people and watch whose name keeps coming up. You can also get useful information by asking your primary care physician about specialists and others in the region. Several people nowadays look for reviews of new doctors on the internet, but this information might be skewed. To gain a better idea about what a doctor is like, look for consistency in remarks regarding them, both favorable and negative.
  • Credentials of the Doctor - A good school education or other credentials may not guarantee that a doctor will deliver exceptional care, but it is a fine place to begin. If the doctor's credentials or affiliations within the field are lacking, this is a red flag. Check to see if the doctor is board certified and has fulfilled all licensure criteria. Knowing the hospital they are linked with or what qualifications other members of their practice have can give you an idea of the kind of care one will receive if they require extra treatment.
  • Empathy and Sincerity of the Doctor - The doctor's demeanor can put you at ease during the appointments. A patient wishes to feel that their doctor actually cares about them and their family so that one can openly discuss any questions or concerns they may have. It is not a bad idea to switch doctors if one does not feel emotionally connected to their current one. Seek someone who is friendly and attentive, and who encourages their patients to express themselves freely. To make someone comfortable and make it simpler for them to follow treatments effectively, the doctor must explain what they are doing and the reasoning behind it.
  • Good Communication Skills - A physician must be able to communicate effectively with their patients, which entails both listening to them and presenting information in an understandable way. Patients who can communicate effectively with their doctors are more likely to comply with their treatment regimen and reveal any extra health issues they could be facing. This will assist clinicians in identifying potentially harmful trends that the patient might be experiencing and intervening to ensure that therapies are effective.

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