Dr. Amos Ber, author of The Israeli Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth. Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynecology, amniocentesis, abortions, contraception, gynnecological plastic surgery and menopause.
Specialist in obstetrics and gynecology
Received his Dr degree in 1981 at the Sackler Faculty of Medicine in Tel Aviv.
Completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical Center of Tel Aviv in 1987, and for 25 years serves as a senior gynecologist initially in the Tel Aviv Medical Center (Ichilov) and later in Maccabi health centers.
Dr. Ber Amos is known to almost every woman in Israel as the author of the bestseller "The Israeli Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth." The book which was first published in 1994 stays on bestseller lists for years and contains information for pregnant women in Israel. The book is updated every few years. In light of the friendly way of writing and the detailed information the book is cited in various forums as the "Bible" of the pregnant woman.
Dr. Ber Amos is also responsible for a series of books entitled: the Israeli guide for teenagers. This is a series of four books, recommended by the Ministry of Education, divided according to age groups:
Girls 10-12, Girls 13-15, Boys 13-15 and another book for both sexes aged 16-18.
Dr Amos Ber wrote the chapter dealing with gynecological plastic surgery (labioplasty & vaginal surgery) in the book "the Israeli guide to plastic surgery"
Recently he published together with Mrs. Tali Rozin and Dr. Kupernic the new bestseller: "The Israeli Guide for women aged 40 +" targeting women before and around menopause.
Dr. Ber authored several articles in medical journals in Israel and abroad as well as chapters in medical books; the latter was a chapter on menopause in a book published for Israeli gynecologists in 2010.
Dr. Amos Ber participated in many TV and radio interviews and is frequently cited and writes articles in the popular press and the internet as well on subjects involving gynecology, obstetrics, amniocentesis, contraception (the pill and IUD) plastic surgery of the vagina and menopause.
Dr. Amos Ber regularly lectures in medical conferences in Israel and abroad on subjects concerning Pregnancy, Menopause and Contraception. He is the physician with the most extensive experience in the country, and one of the largest in the world with the Intrauterine device releasing Levonorgestrel= Mirena® and Jaydess® (more than 7500 insertions) and lectures around the world in this field.
Dr. Amos Ber is an active participant in forming position statement papers of the Israeli Medical Association giving guidelines to physicians in the fields of abortion and contraception.
A senior physician at Maccabi Health Services
Performs amniocentesis and abortions in Assuta, TLV and other private hospitals in Tel Aviv
Board Member and secretary of the Israeli Society of contraception and sexual health.
Board member of the Israeli society of Menopause.
Board member of the European society of contraception and reproductive health (ESC) from 2008-2016 and currently member of the scientific committee of the ESC
Editor board member of the "Gynecolgy forum" medical journal
Scientific advisory board member of Se-cure Pharmaceuticals LtdMedical advisor to OCON Medical LTD The inventors of the IUB (Intra Uterine Ball)
Director and chief surgeon of the Gynaecological Plastic Surgery Unit in TLV Medical Center in Tel Aviv
Director and owner of the Pelvic Floor center that offers BTL EMSELLA electromagnetic chair and laser treatments for urinary incontinence in women and men
Dr Ber is a medical reviewer in some international medical journals
Areas of expertise:
Amniocentesis (experience of 30 years), prenatal care low and high risk, including ultrasound, nuchal translucency, Birth control advice (Expert IUD and hormonal IUD also in young nulliparous women), abortions (including abortions under local anesthesia in the first weeks and highly experienced in 2nd trimester abortions) plastic surgery of the labia and vagina, Laser treatments for stress incontinence, Condyloma treatments and specialist in menopausal problems.
Dr. Amos Ber receives patients privately, through Maccabi health centers and private insurances with full or partial refunds under the terms of insurance.
Israeli Medical Association.
Israeli Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Israeli Society of contraception and sexual health (Board member & secretary).
Israeli Society of Menopause (Board member).
Israeli Society of Women's Medicine in the Community.
IMS - International Menopause Society
EAMS - European society of Gynecology and Obstetrics.
ESC - European society of contraception and reproductive health (Board member 2008-2016)