Orthopedics

Biography

Dr Benjamin Kish is a renowned Israeli specialist in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic trauma, an orthopedic surgeon for complex upper extremity fractures. Dr. Kish is a leading expert in the surgery of damaged tendons and an experienced specialist in the correction of misaligned fractures and postoperative defects.

Positions held:

  • Head of the Department of Orthopedics at Meir Hospital.
  • Head of the Department of Trauma Surgery at Meir Medical Center.
  • Consultation for patients at Assuta Medical Center.


Specialized education:

  • Obtained a degree from the Faculty of Medicine at Tel Aviv University, graduating in 1993.
  • He completed an internship in the orthopedic department at Meir Hospital.
  • In the US, he completed a residency in orthopedics and traumatology at Seattle Medical Center. Here he was awarded the Howard Rosen Fellowship in 2001.
  • Since 2004, he has lectured on orthopedic trauma around the world.
  • At Tel Aviv University, while working in the Department of Trauma and Orthopedics, Dr. Kish receives his Doctor of Medicine degree.


Specialty:

  • Orthopedics.
  • Traumatology.
  • Correction and treatment of all types of fractures and breaks.
  • Implantation of metal and platinum constructions in significant fractures.
  • Treatment of fractures and injuries of the shoulder, elbow, knee, pelvis, wrist, ankle and foot.
  • Correction of tendons.
  • Scientific and research activities.
 

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Benjamin Kisch has lectured around the world (Germany, Slovenia, Switzerland, UK, Australia, etc.) on orthopedics and traumatology. He is invited as an expert consultant to private clinics in Israel for complex clinical cases. He organizes and directs medical courses in trauma emergency and orthopedics. Dr. Kish is an honorary member of world associations:

  • Israeli Association of Orthopedic Surgeons.
  • Israeli College of Trauma Surgeons.

 

His professional activities also include the implantation of metal constructions in mature bones after severe fractures. His clinical practice at Assuta Medical Center and his numerous references from healthy patients attest to the doctor’s high level of professionalism and practical experience.