Director of the Pediatric Surgery Department.
Prof. Sohotnik completed his internship in Pediatric Surgery at the Emek Hospital, Afula, Israel as well as a general surgery internship at the Carmel Hospital. Prof. Sochotnick studied advanced training at the University of Michigan in 1999-2000, Laparoscopic surgery training in Germany in 2004 and at Stanford in California in 2009-2010. He is a member of the Israel Surgical Association, the European Society of Pediatric Surgery and the Union of Surgeons in the U.S.A.Prof. Sohotnik is responsible for an intestinal rehabilitation program for children with short bowel syndrome after having had extensive small bowel resections. In excess of 10 children with short bowel syndrome from Israel and abroad have been treated at the intestinal rehabilitation center at the Bnai Zion Medical Center in Haifa, Israel.