Nahariya Hospital - Divisions and Departments - Internal Medicine – Nephrology, Hypertension and Dialysis.

The Department of Nephrology and Hypertension offers services to patients suffering from acute and chronic renal disease and includes the following units:

1.The HemodialysisCenter is one of the largest in the country
and serves more than 210 patients.

2. The Peritoneal Dialysis Unit provides servcies to more than 35 patients.

3. The Department of Nephrology includes 15 in patient beds.

4. Clinics for patients suffering from hypertension and kidney disease,
pre-dialysis clinic and follow-up clinic for transplant ptients.

5. Nephrologist consultations throughout the hospital.

Prof. Kamal Hassan: “Becoming Director of the Nephrology and Hypertension Department is the Realization of a Dream for Me”

Head of the Department, Prof. Kamal Hassan, along with a team of experienced senior physicians, as well as interns and a nursing staff of 35 registered nurses who have been trained in basic nephrology. The multidiciplinary team includes a social worker, consulting dietician, biomedical technologists, a research coordinator and auxiliary staff.

Academic and Research

The department is licensed in teaching medical students and giving specialization degrees in Nephrology.

The department is also deeply involved in both clinical and basic research projects.

Contact information

Inpatient department: 04-9107634
Dialysis Unit: 04-9107603/4
Fax: 04-9107482

Department Director  ProfKamal Hassan 
Galilee Medical Center
The Azrieli Faculty of Medicine Bar Ilan University.

Medical Staff
Head of Nephrology, Hypertenion and Dialysis Department - ProfKamal Hassan
Head of Hemodialysis unit                         Ronit Geron, MD
Senior Physician                                           Teuta Zeitun, MD
Senior Physician                                           Olga Tanhilevsky. MD
Senior Physician                                           Irina Rubinchik, MD
Senior Physician                                           Khaled Khazim, MD
Resident                                                         Teuta Zietan

Nursing Staff
Head dialysis nurse                                      Marina Bobrovsky
Deputy head dialysis nurse                         Eugenia Goland
Deputy head dialysis nurse                         Shaden Badin
Head inpatient department nurse            Gita Hafuta
Deputy head inpatient department nurse Dalia Abed
Head nurse peritoneal dialysis                   Rabia Adajim

Additional Staff

Department Secretary
        Hadas Huta
Dialysis Secretary                Sigalit Bardugo
Research Coordinator          Rena Borenstein
Research Nurse                    Elisheva Milo
Social Worker                        Chana Cohen
Dietician                                 Rawia Fadool