Prof. Ron Karmeli

Prof. Ron Karmeli

Vascular Surgeon
Head of the Vascular Surgery Department, Carmel Medical Center

Departments: Vascular Surgery, Cardiovascular diseases, Endovascular surgery


Prof. Ron Karmeli is graduate of the Technion Institute of Haifa, Israel.
Obtained Special training in Vascular Surgery in the University of Colorado, Intensive Care Unit and Thorax Center at the Netherlands and many other around the world.

Education and Academic Degrees:

1975 -1982: Medical studies at the Technion Institute of Haifa, Israel.
1982: E.C.F.M.G. ,Certified. (U.S.A.)
1982 -1983: Internship at the Rambam Medical Center, Haifa.
1983 -1989: Residence in General and Vascular Surgery at the Rambam Medical Center, Haifa.
1986 1987: Research  Fellow, Physiology Department, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, U.S.A. (1 year)
1989: Board's degree in General and Vascular Surgery
1990: Canadian Medical License
1997: Israel Board's degree Vascular Surgery

Special Training:

1978: Respiratory  Failure in High Altitude, Research Project, Department of Physiology, School of Veterinary Medicine. University of Colorado, Fort-Collins, U.S.A. (4 months)
1981: Cardio Vascular Surgery and Intensive Care Unit, Thorax Center, Erasmus University, Rotterdam. The Netherlands. (2 months)
1988: Liver and Renal Transplant Training – Hannover Medical Hospital (HMH-4months)
1989: Comprehensive Review of Vascular Surgery, UCLA Symposium, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A
1989: Vascular Surgery Scripps Clinic, La-jolla, San-Diego CA, California, U.S.A. 

Hospital Appointments:

1989 -1990: Chief of the Renal Transplant Program Rambam Medical Center.
1989-1990: Deputy Head, Department of Vascular Surgery, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa.
1990 -1993: Associate Prof. Vascular and Transplant Surgery. Health Science Center (HSC), Canada
Since 1993: Head of Vascular Department Carmel Medical Center, Haifa, Israel

Research & Publications:

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