Dr. Bruno Dillemans

General & obesity surgeon

Doctors and residents

Dr. Bruno Dillemans

Bariatric and abdominal surgeon
Chief of staff of the Department of General Surgery AZ Sint-Jan Bruges-Ostend AV

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Dr. Sebastiaan Van Cauwenberge

General,  Bariatric & Pediatric Surgeon.
Staff member of the Department of General Surgery AZ Sint-Jan AV

Super Specialization:

  • 2010-2011: Pediatric Surgery, CHRU Lille
  • 2008-2010: Obesity surgery and Advanced Laparascopic Surgery, AZ Sint-Jan Bruges-Ostend AV
  • Post-bariatric body contouring (abdominoplasty - tummy tuck, arm lifting, thigh lifting) 

Surgical Training:

  • 2006-2007: AZ Sint-Lucas, Ghent
  • 2004-2006: AZ Sint-Jan Bruges-Ostend AV
  • 2002-2004: University Hospital, Ghent

Affiliations:

  • RBSS: Royal Belgian Society of Surgeons
  • BAST: Belgian Association of Surgical Trainees
  • BGES: Belgian Group of Endoscopic Surgeons
  • BeSOMS: Belgian Section of Obesity and Metabolic Surgery
  • Resident Member of the American College of Surgeons

Website: www.doktervancauwenberge.be

Dr. Jan Paul Mulier

Anesthesiologist at AZ Sint-Jan Bruges-Ostend AV
Chief of Staff Department of Anesthesiology

Studies:

  • 1995 Postgraduate applied economics KUL
  • Ph.D.: Sept 1994, Penn University Pensylvania, Biomedical Research, A. Noordergraaf advisor. Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, biomedische wetenschappen H Van Aken, advisor The ventricular pressure as a function of volume and flow, thesis
  • 1990 Vlerick management school Gent
  • Specialisation: 1988 Anesthesiology, intensive care and reanimation. 1986 ILT English. 1985 ILT French.
  • M.D.: 1984 Katholieke Universiteit Leuven. 1982 KUL Medical information technology. 1981 KUL Electronics for medical use.

Experience/Positions:

  • 2010: member of ISPCOP
  • 2009: chief of ESPCOP (European society for peri operative care of the obese patient)
  • 1999: founder of IPEC (international training for echocardiography)
  • since 1996: chief of staff of the departement Anesthesiology, A.Z. Sint-Jan
  • 1994 - 1995: professor KU Leuven
  • 1992 - 1994: co-founder of the European NO research group

Affiliations:

  • ESA: European Society of Anesthesiology
  • ASA: American Society of Anesthesiology
  • STA: Society for Technology in Anesthesia

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Dr. Taes Joeri

Endocrinologist

The endocrinologist makes an evolution of the seriousness of the obesity based on the BMI, the outline of the waist, a general physical examination and a blood test. The doctor checks if there are hidden ilnesses of the obesity (for example: thyroïd and adrenal diseases). And also the cause of the health problems (such as articular problems, diabetes, increased blood pressure, cardio - vascular diseases,...).

Residents

  • Dr. Karen Handojo
  • Dr. Marie Vannijvel
  • Dr. Joost Maurissen