Nazareth Hospital EMMS

Healing in the name of Jesus since 1861
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Anesthesia Department

Consultation and Anesthesia Services for all Surgical Departments in the Hospital

Dr. Riad Tomeh

Anesthesia and Intensive Care specialist

Dr. Tomeh is married and a father to three children. He completed his medical studies in Italy in 1986, specializing in anesthesia at the Bnai Zion Medical Center (Rothschild Hospital), and in intensive care at Rambam Hospital. He further studied anesthesia for birthing mothers at Wolfson Medical Center, a consultancy in intensive care of children at the Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya and a consultancy in anesthesiology at Bnai Zion Medical Center. He received the distinction of being the best lecturer in the field of anesthesia at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology’s Faculty of Medicine. He was selected to manage the Anesthesia Department at EMMS Nazareth Hospital in 2017

Specialist Doctors

Dr Riad Tomeh

Anesthesia and Intensive Care specialist

Dr Ibrahim Ashour

Anesthesia specialist

Services Offered

  • Anesthetize patients undergoing surgery
  • Treatment of back pain
  • Treatment of labor pains – prenatal
  • Treatment of acute pain after surgery
  • The anesthesia department uses ultrasound to anesthetize the nerves, veins and central arteries in order to reduce pain.