Nazareth Hospital EMMS

Part of the Nazareth Trust
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Anaesthesia Department

Consultation and anaesthesia services for all Surgical Departments in the hospital

Dr. Riad Tomeh

Anaesthesia and Intensive Care specialist

Dr. Tomeh completed his medical studies in Italy in 1986, specialising in anaesthesia at the Bnai Zion Medical Center (Rothschild Hospital) and in intensive care at Rambam Hospital. Further, he studied anaesthesia for birthing mothers at Wolfson Medical Center before completing consultancies in intensive care of children at the Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya and in anaesthesiology at Bnai Zion Medical Center. Dr. Tomeh received the distinction of being named the best lecturer in the field of anaesthesia at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology’s Faculty of Medicine. He was selected to manage the Anaesthesia Department at Nazareth Hospital EMMS in 2017.

Specialist Doctors

Dr Ibrahim Ashour

Anaesthesia Specialist

Dr Thabet Diabat

Anaesthesia Specialist

Services Offered

  • Anaesthetise patients undergoing surgery
  • Treatment of back pain
  • Treatment of labor pains – prenatal
  • Treatment of acute pain after surgery
  • The Anaesthesia Department uses ultrasound to anaesthetise the nerves, veins and central arteries in order to reduce pain