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Makassed’s Supportive Services

    Social Services Department:   The Social Services Department offers a range of social, psychological and guidance services for patients admitted to Makassed Hospital and their families. The department consists of a qualified team of four specialized personnel in the fields of social services, in addition to counselling and …

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The Pathology Department

  The Pathology Department or that of tissue and histopathology is considered one of the vital and very essential ones for the diagnosis of different pathological conditions. It is one of the major and distinguished departments at the national level, receiving most of the surgical specimens and different body fluid …

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The Urologic Surgery Division

The urologic Surgery Division was founded at Makassed Hospital in 1972 and oers the following services: • Treatment of all urinary tract problems. • Treatment of tumors of the urinary tract. • Treatment of kidney stones. • Female incontinence operations. • Endoscopic laser lithotripsy. • Treatment of infertility and sexual …

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Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery Department

  The Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery Department performs approximately 140 operations each year. Since Makassed Hospital is a referral hospital, it receives patients from all over the West Bank, Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem, and sometimes from the green line areas and from neighboring Arab countries.   The services provided by …

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Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Department

  The pediatric cardiac unit was established at Makassed Hospital in 2003, yet it was not until the beginning of 2013 that a Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Department was opened with a capacity of 10 fully-equipped beds and an operating theatre to perform pediatric open-heart surgeries. This department has had a …

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The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology consists of 4 consultant physicians, 12 resident doctors, 5 fellowship doctors, 12 interns and students from Al Quds University’s School of Medicine in addition to 14 midwives and a qualified nursing cadre of 14 nurses, assisted by an …

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Department of General Surgery

  The Department of General Surgery began its work with modest means in 1968, immediately at the inception of Makassed Hospital after the occupation of the holy city of Jerusalem in 1967. It has evolved gradually until it became a department that matches the surgical departments in developed countries. The …

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Department of Orthopedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopedic Surgery consists of 3 consultant doctors specializing in orthopedic surgery, and 2 specialized doctors assisting them, one in pediatric surgery and the other in arthroscopic surgery, in addition to 5 resident doctors. This department, renowned for its outstanding work all over Palestine, includes 30 beds and provides the following services: • Treatment of all injuries related to bone and joint replacement. …

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Department of Pediatrics

Department of Pediatrics   The Department of Pediatrics at Makassed Hospital functions as a medical center for a multitude of services in connection with the diagnosis and treatment of children’s chronic and acute diseases.   The department was established in 1970 as a small hospital wing with very few beds. …

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The Department of Radiology

  The Department of Radiology at Makassed Hospital is considered one of the most developed departments on a national level, both from the point of view of its distinguished medical staff and of the availability of the devices, as it contains most medical imaging equipment necessary for diagnostic purposes and …

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