Prof. Shlomo Constantini

Prof. Shlomo Constantini

Head of the Pediatric Neurosurgerydepartment,"Dana"Hospital, Ichilov Medical Center, Tel Aviv

Departments: Pediatric Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery


Neurosurgeon, world-class expert in pediatric neurosurgery. He is regarded as one of the best experts in curing serious pediatric congenital pathologies. He is the founder and the head of the Department of pediatric neurosurgery at DANA pediatric Center.


1977-1983  Faculty of Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
1984 Specialty in neurobiology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
1985 - 1990: Specialty in neurosurgery, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
1991-1992  Practical training in pediatric neurosurgery, the Hospital of New York, USA

Clinical experience:

1993-1996: Senior surgeon of the department, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem
Since 1996 Head of the pediatric neurosurgery Department of DANA pediatric Center at Ichilov Medical Center

Surgical interventions performed:

Endoscopic interventions for removing of tumors in children and adults, treatment of hydrocephalus, treatment of bone structure defects, brain surgery, treatment of craniocerebral traumas, surgery of brain and cerebellum tumors, treatment of cerebro-spinial malformations, treatment of Arnold–Chiari malformation

Membership in professional organizations:

  • International Society for Neuroendoscopy
  • European Neurosurgery Society
  • Israeli Neurosurgery Society
  • Israeli Neurology Society
  • American Neurosurgery Society (pediatric neurosurgery)