Prof. Yehuda Wolf

Prof. Yehuda Wolf

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


One of the leading angiosurgeons of Israel, professor of surgery at the Faculty of Medicine of Tel Aviv University. Prof Wolf has a wide practical experience in high-technology endovascular surgery. He is the author of more than 50 scientific articles in recognized medical editions. His professional experience exceeds 30 years.


Endovascular surgery, carotid stenting


1975 – 1981:  Faculty of Medicine of Hebrew University, Jerusalem
1981 – 1983 : Specialty in internal medicine, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem
1985 – 1989:  Clinical training in general surgery at the University of California, USA and at the Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, USA.
1990 – 1991:  Specialty in vascular and thoracic surgery, California, USA
1991 – 1992:   Participation in experimental investigations of intimal hyperplasia, the Scripps Research Institute, USA
2003: Specialty in endovascular treatment and stenting of carotid arteries, Faculty of Medicine of Texas University, USA

Practical experience:

  • Senior surgeon of the Department of General Surgery, the University of California, USA
  • Senior Physician of the Department of Vascular Surgery, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem
  • Head of the Department of Vascular Surgery, Ichilov Hospital

Membership in professional organizations:

  • World Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons
  • European Surgical Association
  • European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery