Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

About us

The department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center is the first department of oral and maxillofacial surgery in Israel.

Located at Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem and part of the Faculty of Dental Medicine we are giving service to the metropolitan Jerusalem and surrounding area and being a referral place for the entire country.

The department is dedicated for providing medical patient care in our field of expertise. In addition, we are commited to the education and training of the next generation of academic surgeons and academic dentists.


Contact info

The department of oral and maxillofacial surgery

Hadassah Medical Center – Faculty of Dental Medicine

Email: omfs@hadassah.org.il

Tel: 02-6776148

Fax: 02-6776189


Speciality program

The residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery, is a 5-year program which offers thorough academic knowledge and adcanced surgical skills. During the program, the resident practices various surgical procedures, including minor and major surgeries within the oral cavity and head and neck region, as well as prvoding care for the hospitalized patients. The program also includes obligatory rotations of general surgery, plastic surgery, intensive care, internal medicine, pathology and general anesthesia.  Successful candidates will be able to practice and treat complex cases of oral and maxillofacial surgery at the specialist level and to pass the Israeli National Board Examination for speciality recognition.