Prof. Haim Matzkin

Prof. Haim Matzkin

Head of the urology oncology department, Ichilov Medical Center

Departments: Urology, Urology Oncology


One of the leading experts of Israel, oncourology professional, Professor, global expert in oncourology and treatment of benign and cancer tumors of the prostate. Professor Haim Matzkin is the author of more than 150 scientific papers and the co-author of some academic publications. Since 2000 he has been a Professor of urologic surgery of Faculty of Medicine at Tel Aviv University. He has more than 30 years of professional experience.

Domain of clinical interests:

Brachytherapy and prostate cancer hormone treatment, prostate adenoma treatment, kidney surgery, urinary bladder surgery, treatment of hysterobubonocele in children 


1971-1977   Faculty of Medicine at Hebrew University, Jerusalem
1980-1983: Practical training at Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine at Tel Aviv University
1984-1989  Internship in general urology at Ichilov Medical Cente
1990-1992  Internship in urological oncology at hospitals in the USA, Miami and Memphis

Clinical experience:

  • Head of Epidemiology Department, Army Health Branch, Israel Defence Forces
  • The senior doctor at Urology Department of Ichilov Medical Center, Tel Aviv
  • The head of Urology Department of Ichilov Medical Center

Membership in professional organizations:

  • Israeli Medical Association
  • Israeli Association of Urology
  • U.S. Association of Urology
  • European Association of Urology
  • Israeli Association for the prevention of cancer (board member)

Research & Publications:

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