Nazareth Hospital EMMS

Healing in the name of Jesus since 1861
(+972) 0 4 602 8888

The General Surgical Department in the hospital is a leading department that provides many services in the field of general surgery.

Dr Victor Assaf

Specialist in General and Vascular Surgery

A graduate of the Arab Orthodox College in Haifa, Dr. Assaf completed his medical studies in Rome in 1984 and was trained at Rambam Hospital. He specialized in general surgery at Rebecca Sieff Hospital in Safed, Rambam Hospital and Ichilov Medical Center between 1986 – 1993. He specialized in vascular surgery at Carmel Hospital between the years 2000 – 2003. He worked as a senior physician in Safed Hospital until 2005, and since then in the Surgery Department of the EMMS Nazareth Hospital in parallel with his work as an attending physician in the Surgery Department at the Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya in the years 2003-2016.

Hamud Hamud

Nurse in Charge. Mr. Hamoud holds a degree in Healthcare Facilities Management from the Max Stern Yezreel Valley College in 2013. A Masters in Geriatrics in 2010, and a Doctorate in Political Science in 2015.

Specialist Doctors

Dr Victor Assaf

Specialist in General and Vascular Surgery

Dr Nabil Aboud

Specialist in General Surgery

Dr George Dahoud

General Surgery and Gastrectomy Surgery

Dr Bishara Mansour

General and Pediatric Surgery

Services Offered

  • Various types of Abdominal Surgery, Large and Small Intestinal Surgery, Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Reduction and Obesity
  • Trauma Surgery, Hernias
  • Excessive sweating
  • Anoplasty, Hemorrhoids
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Treatment of Brachial Arteries
  • Bypass Surgery
  • Aortic Surgery
  • Treatment of Peripheral Arteries
  • Artery Surgery

Visiting Hours

11:30-13:30, 18:00-20:00

Working Hours

Mon. - Sat. 8:30-16:30