Liver Unit

Medical Specialist
Staff
Unit Information
Useful Information
Academic and Research Activities
Additional Information

 Medical Specialist

  Staff

Anis Dezibre, MD, Senior Physician
Nelly Bar Guy, Clinical Trials Coordinator
Amal Zedan, Medical Secretary

   

 Unit Information

 

The Liver Unit treats patients with liver and biliary tract diseases as well as liver transplant patients.

The Unit performs liver biopsies and immunoglobulin infusions for liver transplant patients.

The Unit has recently purchased a Fibroscan, the second of its kind in the country, which enables non- invasive liver tests and achieves clear, individualized results.

The Unit is also active in clinical studies on viral liver diseases: hepatitis B, hepatitis C, fatty liver disease and liver cancer.  

 

 Useful Information

 

Location:

Main entrance in the outpatient clinic

Telephone:

Appointment in outpatient clinic: 04-6828880 ,04-6828879
Appointment for liver biopsies: 04-6828445 ,04-6828188
For other questions:
Anias Z’ibra, MD - 04-6828441
04-6828445 office
04-6828188  Nelly Bar
Fax: 04-6828165
Email:
nelly.b@ziv.health.gov.il

Working hours:

Sunday to Thursday: 08:00-16:00

Reception hours:

In the clinic: Sunday, Monday, Thursday - 09:00-13:30
For clinical trials: Tuesday and Wednesday – 08:00-14:00

Liver biopsies are performed on Tuesdays in the surgical department (main entrance, near the emergency room) at 08:00

 

  Academic and Research Activities

The Liver Unit is active in extensive academic and research activities including: 

  • Training and support of students completing their final project in undergraduate studies and in their theses for their master’s degree 
  • Training medical students from the Bar-Ilan Faculty of Medicine 
  • Supervising physicians in their basic scientific work during internship 
  • Teaching 4th and 5th year medical students 
  • Clinical trial research for treatment of hepatitis B, hepatitis C and fatty liver disease

 Additional Information

List of scientific publications from the liver clinic

Links

The Israel Association for the Study of Liver Diseases

European Association for the Study of the Liver

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases