Thoracic and Vascular Surgery

The Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery of the University Hospital Antwerp is the surgical service dealing with the treatment of diseases of the vessels (veins and arteries), lymfatics, lungs, chest wall and mediastinum (except the heart and oesophagus), by medication, surgical procedures or endovascular techniques.

Our department became an independent unit in 2000 under supervision of professor dr. Paul Van Schil.

Working in the department are professor dr. Jeroen Hendriks, dr. Patrick Lauwers,  dr. Chantal Vandenbroeck, dr Michele De Waele, dr Caroline Toelen, dr Lore Fias, dr Sophie Delalieux.



Prof. dr. Paul Van Schil

Wilrijkstraat 10

2650 Edegem
Tel. 038213024
Tel. 038213769 (secr)