Seasons Greetings from Dr Salman Zarka,General Director, Ziv Medical Center

To our dear friends and partners, who have made our progress possible, we extend our best wishes for a happy New Year, filled with health, peace, and prosperity.

USA Embassy Delegation

On Wednesday, December 9th a delegation from the Embassy of the United States of America, headed by Mr. William Grant, Deputy Chief of Mission, visited Ziv Medical Center.

MRI Diagnosis of Five-Day-Old Baby

Ziv's newly installed MRI was successfully used to identify an 8.5 cm tumor in a 5 day-old baby. Two days after birth, the medical team found a suspicious protrusion in the baby's pelvis and she was hospitalized in the Neonatal Department for observation and treatment.

Pharmacological Innovations and Trends

A nation-wide conference for pharmacists, organized by Ziv Medical Center's Pharmacological Services, was held for the first time in northern Israel.

Senator Fischer Visits Ziv Medical Center

Senator Deb Fischer and her husband Bruce visited Ziv Medical Center where they met with Dr. Salman Zarka, Director General of Ziv Medical Center.

Cochlear Implant

For the first time at the Ziv Medical Center surgery was performed to carry out a cochlear implant in the inner ear.

Remembering Eyal Yifrah

A year after Eyal Yifrah was murdered, his parents Iris and Uri and their extended families visited Ziv Medical Center in order to bring a smile to the patients hospitalized in Ziv's Pediatric and Orthopedic Departments.

Sister City Ludwigsburg

Dr. Salman Zarka, Director General of Ziv Medical Center, was guests of honor at a ceremony in which an agreement of cooperation was signed between Ludwigsburg-Bietigheim Clinics GmbH and Ziv Medical Center.

Annual Oral and Maxillofacial International Conference

The 2015 International Conference of the Israeli Association for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery was crowned a success with more than 150 conference attendants.

Basal Joint Implant.

Dr. Haim Katsevman, a hand specialist in Ziv's Orthopedic Department, performed the first operation in Israel to replace the Basal Joint of the Thumb with an innovative implant.

Senator Cassidy visits Ziv

Ziv Medical Center was honored to host a delegation organized by the American Israel Education Foundation (AIEF) for Senator Bill Cassidy.

Unexpected Meeting of Distinguished Guests

Representatives from the United States Congress met Members of the Australian Federal Parliament in the lobby of Ziv's Emergency Room.

Support for Ziv's Humanitarian Aid

Dr. Salman Zarka, Director of Ziv Medical Center, was recently presented with a donation from the Japanese based Institute for Peace in the Middle East.

Treating Schizophrenia

Ziv's Mental Health Center held a seminar on the topic of schizophrenia, attended by an audience of 200 professionals.

Royal Thai Ambassador Visits Ziv

Ambassador Angsana Sihapitak, Ambassador of the Royal Thai Embassy in Israel visited Ziv Medical Center in order to thank Ziv's Director, Dr. Salman Zarka and Ziv's medical staff for the excellent medical treatment received by Thai citizens living in the Upper Galilee region.