Additional training

  • Continuing Education in Nuclear Medicine
  • Continuing Education Radioprotection (radiodiagnostic use of x-rays)

Additional expertise

  • SPECT-CT and Pet-CT Medical Imaging
  • Muscular-skeletal Nuclear Medicine

Additional certification

  • FANC permit for the use of radionuclides for medical purposes related to nuclear medicine
  • FANC permit for the use of radiation for medical diagnostics

Additional responsibilities

  • Nuclear Medicine physician at Jan Palfijn General Hospital, Ghent
  • Consultant for the PET Centre of West Flanders Groeninge Kortrijk General Hospital

Research activities

  • Quantification of tumour therapy response using PET-CT medical imaging
  • Muscular-skeletal applications of SPECT-CT medical imaging


  • Belgian Society for Nuclear Medicine (Belnuc)
  • European Association of Nuclear Medicine

Fully covered by agreement with the health insurance fund

The physician does not charge any supplementary fees for consultations at the outpatients clinic.


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