Staff of the Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes

The Department of Endocrinology includes 11 senior physicians and research scientists who provide the highest level of medical services in all areas of endocrinology that include: diabetes, thyroid, osteoporosis and mineral metabolism, neuroendocrine tumors, hypophysis (pituitary) and sex hormone disorders.

In each of these fields, our senior endocrinologists, who are leaders in their fields in Israel, work closely with endocrinology fellows.

At Hadassah, patients with endocrine diseases are offered unique diagnostic and treatment services in cooperation with the departments of nuclear medicine and radiology, and the division of laboratories.

Senior Staff

  • Prof. Dresner-Pollak Rivka, Head of Department
  • Prof. Leibowitz Gil, Head of Diabetes Unit
  • Dr. Glasberg Simona, Head of Neuroendocrine Tumor Unit
  • Dr. Mosenzon Ofri, Diabetes Unit, Head of Clinical Research
  • Dr. Cahn Avivit, Diabetes Unit
  • Dr. Oleinikov Kira, Neuroendocrine Tumor Unit
  • Dr. Pollack Rena, Thyroid diseases and Endo-oncology
  • Prof. Glaser Benjamin, Diabetes Unit, Former Head of Department
  • Dr. Gross David, Neurendocrine Tumor Unit

Endocrine Fellows

  • Dr. Fischer Matan
  • Dr. Stokar Joshua


  • Dr. Avrahami-Tzfati Dana, Ph.D.
  • Dr. Gurt Irina, Ph.D.
  • Dr. Riahi Yael, Ph.D
  • Dr. Avniel-Polak Shani, Ph.D

Mrs. Tal Ilanit, nurse in Neuroendocrine Tumor Unit