Dr Frank Van der Aa received his MD in 2001 from the Catholic University of Leuven and obtained his PhD in Medical Sciences in 2007 from the same university. He completed his Residency in Urology in 2008 at UZ Gasthuisberg in Leuven. He became Fellow of the European Board of Urology (FEBU) in 2010 and Fellow of the European Board of Sexual Medicine (FECSM) in 2012.
He now serves as Adjunct Head of Clinic in the Department of Urology of the University Hospitals Leuven and staff member of the National MS Center in Melsbroek, both in Belgium. In addition, he is lecturer of the Faculty of Medicine at the Catholic University of Leuven.
His special clinical interests are in neuro-urology, male and female incontinence & reconstructive urology. His major research interest include animal models of stress urinary incontinence, interstitial cells, nerve regeneration & stem cell applications.