Nazareth Hospital EMMS

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

Surgical Department

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 specialised in general surgery at Rebecca Sieff Hospital in Safed, Rambam Hospital and Ichilov Medical Center between 1986 – 1993. He specialised in vascular surgery at Carmel Hospital between the 2000 – 2003. Dr Assaf worked as a Senior Physician in Safed Hospital until 2005 and since then in the Surgery Department of the Nazareth Hospital EMMS, a role which he performed in parallel with his work as an attending physician in the Surgery Department at the Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya from 2003-2016.

Hamud Hamud

Nurse in Charge. Mr. Hamoud obtained his degree in Healthcare Facilities Management from the Max Stern Yezreel Valley College in 2013. He also holds a Masters in Geriatrics and a Doctorate in Political Science, obtained 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