Dr. Alexander Wechsler
Institute of Medicine, Saratov, Russia
Internal Medicine and Nephrology
Senior Physician - the Institute of Nephrology and Hypertension - Barzilai Medical Center
Head of the Invasive Nephrology Service
1986-1987- Rotating Internship, Municipal Hospital, Engels, Russia
1987-1989- Department of Complicated Pregnancy, Municipal Hospital, Ozinski, Russia
1989-1990- Department of Complicated Pregnancy, Municipal Hospital, Engels, Russia
1991-1992- General Practitioner, Kiryat-Malachi
1992-1994- Residency in Surgery, Barzilai Medical , Ashkelon
1994-1997- Residency in Internal Medicine, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon
1998-2000- Fellowship in Nephrology, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon
Student Mentor- Faculty for Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Membership in Professional Organizations in Israel and Abroad
Israel Medical Association
State Physicians Association
Israeli Association of Nephrology and Hypertension
Israeli Society of Hypertension
International Society of Nephrology
Levinson, O., Oren S., Yagil, C., Sapojnikov, M., Wechsler, A., Bloch, A., Yagil, Y. ACE gene polymorphism in a diabetic cohort and diabetic nephropathy. Harefuah 136:768-772, 1999.
Sapojnikov, M., Veksler, A., Yagil, Y., Kogan, J., Turkot, S., Golzman, B., Oren, S. Hemodynamic effects of anemia correction by recombinant human erythropoietin in predialysis patients with renal failure. Renal Failure, 27: 199-203, 2005.
Yagil, C., Sapojnikov, M., Wechsler, A., Korol, A., Yagil, Y. Genetic dissection of proteinuria in the Sabra rat. Amer J Physiol: Physiol Genomics. 25: 121-133, 2006.