huji Koret School of Veterinary Medicine

Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Yaron Bruchim, DVM, DACVECC

Israeli Veterinary Internal Medicine Specialist (IVIMS)
Head department, Emergency and Critical Care Unit Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food & Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Office Address:
P.O. Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
Phone: +972-(0)3-9688588
Fax: +972-(0) 3-9604079
Email Address:

Special interests

Heat stroke in dogs, Gastric dilatation and volvolus, Respiratory distress syndrome, Positive pressure ventilation, Disseminated intravascular coagulation, Snake bites, Intoxications

Professional Experience and Qualifications

1999- Internship Rotation in The Veterinary Teaching Hospital,

2000- one year as clinician at Internal Medicine department

2001- 2005 clinician in Emergency and Critical care unit (ECC) 2004-2008 residency in Israeli Veterinary Internal Medicine

2005-2008 Head department of the ECC unit


Fluid therapy, Shock, Acid base imbalance, DIC, Heat stroke and Respiratory distress syndrome



Heat stroke, Gastric dilatation and volvolus, Positive pressure ventilation



  • Emergency and critical care unit


International interests

  • European ECC member
  • European ECC General Board Member


Selected Recent Publications

Aroch, I., Segev,. G, Bruchim, Y. Peripheral nucleated red blood cells as a prognostic indicator in heatstroke in dogs. J Vet Intern Med. 2009, April; 1-8.

Bruchim, Y., Loeb, E., Saragusty, J. and Aroch, I. Pathological findings in 11 dogs with naturally occurring heatstroke. J Com Path. 2009 Feb-Apr;140(2-3):97-104.

Bruchim, Y., Aroch, I., Saragusty, J. and T. Waner. Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) in the dog and cat: Review. Compendium Continuous Education. October, 2008, Vol 30, No 10.


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