Issahar Ben-Dov, MD

Specialty

Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease Medicine

Conditions & Treatments

Exercise and Wellness, Exercise Intolerance, Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis, Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Rehabilitation


Biography

Born: Jerusalem

Medical School: Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem (1968-75)

Internal Medicine: Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem (1976-81)

Pulmonary Fellowship: Harbor UCLA Medical Center, CA, USA (1982-5)

Research training in Exercise Physiology: Hadassah Mount Scopus, Jerusalem and Harbor UCLA (1981-85)

Head, the Pulmonary Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, Israel (1992-2014)

Associate Professor, Tel-Aviv University, Sackler Medical School, Israel, (2007-14)

YNHMC, Clinician, 2014

Research interest: Exercise physiology in health and disease, Exercise limiting mechanisms in cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. Trainability: how to improve training? and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.

Clinical interest: Cardiorespiratory interaction, Pulmonary Hypertension, dyspnea and exercise intolerance, Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. Teaching respiratory and exercise physiology

Gender

Male

Language(s)

English

Locations

Education & Training

Education

Hadassah Medical School

Internship

Hadassah Hospital

Residency

Hadassah Hospital;Mt Scopus Medical Center

Fellowship

Harbor UCLA Medical Center