Issahar Ben-Dov, MD

Clinician in Medicine (Pulmonary); Exercise Physiology Lab

Departments & Organizations

Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Yale Medicine


Born: Jerusalem

Medical School: Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem (1968-75)

Internal Medicine: Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem (1976-81)

Pulmonary Fellowship: Harbor UCLA Medical Center, CA, USA (1982-5)

Research training in Exercise Physiology: Hadassah Mount Scopus, Jerusalem and Harbor UCLA (1981-85)

Head, the Pulmonary Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, Israel (1992-2014)

Associate Professor, Tel-Aviv University, Sackler Medical School, Israel, (2007-14)

YNHMC, Clinician, 2014

Research interest: Exercise physiology in health and disease, Exercise limiting mechanisms in cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. Trainability: how to improve training? and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.

Clinical interest: Cardiorespiratory interaction, Pulmonary Hypertension, dyspnea and exercise intolerance, Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. Teaching respiratory and exercise physiology

Education & Training

MD Hadassah Medical School, Israel (1975)
Fellowship Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Residency Hadassah Mount Scopus
Residency Hadassah Hospital
Internship Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (1984)
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease (1996)

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Issahar Ben-Dov, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Pulmonary & Critical Care MedicineFitkin Memorial Pavilion
789 Howard Avenue, Ste 2nd Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Pulmonary & Critical Care MedicineYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine15 York Street
PO Box 208057

New Haven, CT 06520-8057