Dr. Anna Benshtein

Co-Medical Director

Dr. Anna BenshteinBorn in Moscow, Russia, married, 3 children. Dr. Benshtein graduated from the Medical School of the Moscow University, where she specialized  Gastroenterology, Cardiology and internal Medicine (1977). She was former Head of the Emergency Unit at the Ambulatory Medical Department of Russian Ministry of Health’s. Joined iMER in 2004.

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Patients’ Stories

Open heart surgery on a patient with endocarditis of the mitral valve As told by Valya, medical curator at iMER: It is always difficult to see patients that have nearly lost all hope for recovery – it doesn’t matter how old seven or seventy seven. Seventy seven was the exact age of Lev Abramyanz when I met him as one of my duties at iMER I accompanied him throughout the complicated treatment he needed: cardiac surgery to replace his mitral valve, conducted in the Hadassah
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