Dr. Leon Gilead

Certified dermatologist, derm & MOHS surgeon

Accessibility declaration – Dr. Leon Gilead
Updated on: 14.08.2023
According to the non-profit organization "Access Israel", 20-25 percent of the population of Israel experience accessibility related difficulties online. Dr. Gilead’s clinic website has been designed to be accessible to everyone. When improving accessibility for people with disabilities, we took in to consideration, among other things, users with motoric disabilities, cognitive disabilities, vision impairment, blindness and color blindness, hearing impairment, and senior citizens.
The site meets Level AA of the international W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1, in accordance with Equal Rights for Persons with Disabilities Regulations (Accessibility Adjustments for Service), 2013 (hereinafter: "the Regulations").
The website has been optimized for viewing on modern browsers.
We have invested a significant amount of resources to make our site easier to use and accessible for people with impairments in a strong belief that every person has the rights to live in dignity, equality, comfortability and independence.
We have placed an accessibility tool which helps improving the site to conform to websites accessibility guidelines (WCAG 2.1).
The accessibility menu can be activated by pressing the accessibility icon placed in the upper right corner of all pages. It enables many options including keyboard navigation, font replacement and enlargement, improve contrast, prevent flashing, accentuate links and more.
Although we have made an effort to make all pages accessible, some pages may still not be fully accessible.
Please let us know if you have come across any accessibility related problem, so we can do are best to make the site better for you, by emailing our accessibility supervisor, Mrs. Rachel Idel via email to
SMS or WhatsApp message to 050-5633002
We recommend attaching the following details to make sure we have all the information we need to help:
  • A description of the problem.
  • What actions were attempted.
  • A link to the page you were on.
  • Your browser type and version.
  • Your operating system.
  • If you were using any assisting technology, please include it.
Accessibilty arrangements in the clinic:
  1. In proximity to the clinic there are parking facilities including parking for the disabled, and access rout for wheelchairs including an elevator.
  2. The clinic lavatories, waiting room and examination rooms are optimized for the disabled
  3. The clinic can be accessed 24/7 on 050-5633002 via SMS or WhatsApp or in voice messages. The clinic can be accessed also on the email address mentioned above.

Dermatology is one of widest and most diverse areas of medicine, and like many other modern medical fields, It also was subjected in the last decades to fundamental changes with the emergence of new research areas closely followed by new medication and treatments. A dermatologist knows more than 3000 disease conditions, their dianostic criteria and treatments.
Dr. Gilead is one of the leading dermatologists in Israel and is being continuously updated in these innovations. For the convenience of users, there are diverse information leaflets written by Dr. Gilead, dealing with Dr. Gilead's special interest areas as well as description of the treatments performed in the clinic and in operating rooms in the hospitals he is working with.

The clinic is centrally located in Jerusalem, Designed & built for the convenience of the patients in a manner allowing for complete privacy in the treatment rooms. 'Clalit Mushlam' 'Macaby Magen Zahav (Gold Shield)' 'Leumit complementary services (Shaban)' insurance holders are admitted through regular arrangements and reception is also for private patients with other kinds of medical insurance.

Clinic days & hours may be changed on short notice and therfore appointments have to be scheduled in advance (registered patients shall be informed in advance if possible).
Appointments can be requested via one of several options available here.

Dr. Leon Gilead was born in Haifa, in 1960. He is married and a father of 4.

He is a graduate of the Hadassah & Hebrew University Faculty of Medicine, holding an MD and a PhD in biochemistry. He studies Dermatology in the Hadassah University Medical Center's Dermatology department and on 2004 attended a MOHS surgery course & preceptorship in Sun-Diego, California.
Formerly a senior physician and a unit head at the Hadassah University Medical Center's Dermatology department, head of the Dermato & MOHS Surgery Clinic and The Israeli Hansen's disease center.
He is a consultant to the Psoriasis patient organization In Israel as well as HMO's and to private medical insurance companies.
טלפון:  02-5633033     |     פקס:  02-5633000     |     דוא"ל:  5633033f@gmail.com     |     כתובת:  עמק רפאים 43ב', קומה ראשונה


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