Orthopedic surgeon, sports medicine physician

Biography

Dr. Guy Morag is a leading Israeli specialist in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery. He has performed thousands of operations of great medical complexity. He has combined his clinical career with working for Hapoel Petach Tikva, a leading soccer club in Israel, and Maccabi Basketball Club. He is actively involved in scientific activities in Israel and regularly undergoes foreign internships. He is the author of scientific papers on orthopedic surgery and arthroscopy.

Education:

  • Faculty of Medicine at Carl & Franz University in Graz, Austria.
  • Specialized in orthopedic surgery at the Faculty at Tel Aviv University Sackler.
  • Specialization in orthopedic surgery at the University of Toronto, Canada.


Specialization:

  • Sports injuries
  • Joint arthroplasty
  • Hard tissue arthroplasty after removal of oncological processes
  • Surgical treatment of joints and bones
  • Surgical treatment of intervertebral herniation
  • Surgery of congenital musculoskeletal anomalies
  • Orthopedic surgery of the ankle, knee and hip joints


Positions:

  • Senior physician in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine at Ichilov Hospital, Tel Aviv.
  • Lead surgeon in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery.
  • Chief orthopedic surgeon, sports doctor, of one of Israel’s most famous soccer clubs.
  • Doctor of Euroleague leader Maccabi Basketball Club.


Research and scientific interests:

  • Dr. Morag has participated in scientific research on surgical treatment of injuries, including sports injuries, in Israel and in leading clinics around the world (Austria, Canada).
  • He has published dozens of scientific papers in his field in the world’s most renowned publications.
  • Member of several scientific societies representing orthopedic surgeons in Israel, Europe and America.