Dr Barak Bar-Zakai, MD

Dr Barak Bar-Zakai, MD

Abdominal Surgeon – Associate via Telemedicine service


Included in the list of “Best Doctors in Israel” by Forbes!

Dr Barak Bar-Zakai is a leading abdominal surgeon renowned for his expertise in hepatobiliary surgery. He currently serves as the Leading Surgeon in the Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery at Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, and is the Head of the Center for Advanced Laparoscopic Technologies at Assuta Hospital in Tel Aviv. Additionally, Dr Bar-Zakai now works with WeCare Medical Centre, providing telemedicine services for second opinion consultations and further treatments.

Dr Bar-Zakai specializes in surgery of the liver, bile ducts, pancreas, and spleen. He is proficient in IRE (nano-knife) surgery, robotic surgery of the liver, laparoscopic diagnostics of abdominal organs, laparoscopic surgery, and hepatobiliary oncologic surgery.

Dr Bar-Zakai graduated summa cum laude from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Milan, Italy. He completed his internship in General Surgery at Sheba Medical Center in Tel Hashomer, Israel, followed by a specialized internship in Hepatobiliary Surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, USA. Further, he specialized in Laparoscopic Surgery at Henri Mondor Hospital and Montsouris Medical Center in Paris.

He is fluent in Hebrew, English, French, and Italian. With over 25 years of surgical practice, Dr Bar-Zakai brings extensive clinical and scientific expertise to his field. The results of his research are regularly published in international medical journals, and he is a frequent speaker at global conferences on laparoscopic surgery.

Dr Bar-Zakai is a member of several professional associations, including the Israel Medical Association, the Israeli Surgical Association, the Israeli Society of Surgical Oncology, and the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (EAES). He continues to advance the field of abdominal surgery through his dedication to patient care and his pioneering work in laparoscopic and robotic surgery.


Contact Information:

Address: WeCare Medical Centre, Paphos, Cyprus

Phone: Online consultation via WeCare Medical Office

Email: admin@wecare.com.cy