Member of staff at the Department of Urology, Ghent University Hospital
Subspecialisation Uro-oncology and robot-assisted surgery
Multidisciplinary oncological care for prostate, urothelial, kidney and testicular cancer
Bladder cancer surgery (open and robot-assisted)
-Totally intracorporeal robot assisted radical cystectomy and urinary diversion (ileal conduit, neobladder, pouch)
-Robot assisted partial cystectomy and bladder brachytherapy
Kidney cancer surgery:
-Open and robotic radical and partial nephrectomy -Open radical nephrectomy with caval thrombectomy
Open and robot-assisted pelvic and retroperitoneal (salvage) lymphadenectomy (prostate cancer, testicular cancer, urothelial cancer)
Multidisciplinary approach for abdominal and pelvic cancers in collaborationwith gynaecology, gastro-intestinal and vascular surgery.
Special interest in Robotic Kidney Transplantation program in Belgium together with thoraco-vascular surgery: first robotic kidney transplantation in Belgium 16/3/2016.