Dr. Porat is active in scientific communications and research.

He has published over 80 articles and numerous chapters.

He lectures internationally on cardiothoracic and vascular open and minimally invasive surgery approaches

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

Cardiothoracic Surgery, Aortic surgery, Total Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, Trans-catheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), Short-term cardiac assist devices, Off-pump coronary

Additional Information


  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)
  • European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS)
  • Southern Thoracic Surgical Association (STSA)
  • International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery (ISMICS)
  • European Society for Cardio-Vascular Surgery (ESCVS)
  • Israel Medical Association (IMA)
  • Israel Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Israel Society for Heart Research (ISHR)


  • 2015 Houstonia Magazine Top Doctors