Doctor Details

Dr. Yigal Shoshan, MD


Tel: +972 26777092, cell: +972 507874208

Address: Ramat Raziel, 90974, Israel

Married to Suzanne with three children

Past Military service - Officer (Major) in special infantry forces, IDF


1981-1987 Technion Institute of Technology Medical School, Haifa Israel.

1989 Internship – Rambam Hospital, Hadassah Hospital

1989- 1995 Residency in Neurosurgery Department,

Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem.

1997-1999 Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA.

Clinical fellowship in surgical neuro-Oncology, stereotacsis and Gamma

Knife Radiosurgery.

Research fellowship - Molecular Genetics of Brain Tumors, Cell Biology

and Brain Tumor Development. The Lerner Research Institution,

Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

2001 UMDNJ, New Jersey USA. LINAC-Based Radiosurgery fellowship

Professional Appointments

Head of Neurosurgery Department, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical

Center, Ein Karem, Jerusalem.

Co-director of the Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital Stereotactic

Radiosurgery LINAC-based Center.

Academic Appointment

Associate professor of neurosurgery in the faculty of medicine of the Hebrew University in


Professional clinical fields of interest

Surgical Neurooncology

Stereotactic Neurosurgery

Stereotactic Radiosurgery


Research fields of interest

Molecular biology & genetics of brain tumors

Computer-base neurosurgery treatment support and robotics

Intraoperative application of virtual/augmented reality

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