General Surgery Section

Professor Yoram Kluger

Phone number of Professor Yoram Kluger04-7771730

Dr. Yoram Kluger is the director of the division of general surgery and the medical director of the pancreatic surgery service at Rambam Health Care Campus. He is a clinical Associate Professor at the Ruth & Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. He was recently appointed Chairman of the Department of Surgery at the Faculty of Medicine.

Dr. Kluger received his MD from the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School (1980) Jerusalem and completed his general surgery residency at Hadassah Medical Center. He further trained in surgery at the Allegheny Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA, USA. Dr. Kluger was the founder and director of the Rabin Trauma Center at Tel Aviv Medical Center and the first in Israel to establish a dedicated hospitalization center for patients with multiple injuries. He is recognized worldwide for his research on medical preparedness and medical infrastructure management in mass casualty situations.

Dr. Kluger's main interests are surgical oncology and trauma surgery. He holds a position on the board of the World Society of Emergency Surgery and is the Israeli delegate to the European Society for Emergency Surgery and Trauma. Dr. Kluger has more than 220 published scientific papers.

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