Antwerp University Hospital

Edegem, Belgium

Edegem, Belgium

Overview

Overview

Antwerp University Hospital (UZA) first opened in 1979. It was formerly a university clinic affiliated with University of Antwerp—a publicly funded and fully accredited Belgian university. UZA is an excellent academic center, a leading clinical research institute, and home to 2,800 employees who provide impeccable care and specialized treatment to some 650,000 patients each year.

The main specialties at the hospital include dermatology, digestive oncology, head and neck cancer, musculoskeletal oncology, endocrinology, neuro-oncology, gynecology, breast cancer, thoracic oncology, hematology, uro-oncology, and pediatric oncology.

Location

UZA is situated 7 km away from Antwerp International Airport. It is accessible via car in approximately 15 minutes. Visitors can also reach UZA via public transit (bus lines 53, 141, 33, 22, and 52) in approximately 40 minutes.

Nearby bus stations include Edegem W. Herreynsstraat (650 m away) and Wilrijk Kerkhofstraat (190 m away).

Languages spoken

English

Procedures

Procedures

245 procedures across 21 specialties

>Cardiology

(23 procedures)

Aortic Valve Repair

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Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) Closure

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Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD) Treatment

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>Dermatology

(8 procedures)

Acne Treatment

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Dermabrasion

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Dermatology Consultation

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>Diagnostic Imaging

(10 procedures)

Bone Mineral Densitometry (BMD)

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Chest X-Ray

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CT Scan (Computed Tomography)

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>Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

(14 procedures)

Laryngoscopy

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Mastoidectomy

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Myringoplasty

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>Gastroenterology

(6 procedures)

Cholecystectomy

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Colonoscopy

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Gastroenterology Consultation

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>General Surgery

(17 procedures)

Adrenalectomy

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Appendectomy

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Breast Lumpectomy

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>Gynecology

(29 procedures)

Bartholin's Cyst Treatment

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Breast Biopsy

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Breast Exam

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>Maxillofacial Surgery

(6 procedures)

Facial Paralysis Treatment

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Facial Tumor Removal

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Jaw Fracture Treatment

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>Neonatology

(3 procedures)

Intersex Consultation

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Neonatology Consultation

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Tracheoplasty

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>Neurology

(6 procedures)

Alzheimer's Disease Consultation

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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Consultation

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Epilepsy Treatment

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>Neurosurgery

(6 procedures)

Brachial Plexus Injury Treatment

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Brain Aneurysm Repair

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Brain Tumor Surgery

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>Oncology

(27 procedures)

Acute Leukemia Treatment

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Bladder Cancer Treatment

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Breast Cancer Treatment

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>Orthopedics

(33 procedures)

Achilles Tendon Rupture

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Ankle Arthroscopy

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Ankle Fracture Treatment

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>Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

(5 procedures)

Bone and Joint Screening

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Lymphatic Drainage Massage

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Orthopedic Rehabilitation

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>Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

(5 procedures)

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Treatment

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Cystic Fibrosis Treatment

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Lung Biopsy

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>Reproductive Medicine

(8 procedures)

Artificial Insemination

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Egg Freezing

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Embryo Freezing

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>Rheumatology

(6 procedures)

Fibromyalgia Treatment

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Lupus Erythematosus Treatment

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Consultation

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>Urology

(15 procedures)

Circumcision

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Cystoscopy

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Erectile Dysfunction Treatment

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>Vascular Medicine

(14 procedures)

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

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Angiography

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Angioplasty

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>General Medicine

(2 procedures)

Medical Examination

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Vaccination

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>Nephrology

(2 procedures)

Kidney Dialysis

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Nephrology Consultation

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More about available treatments at Antwerp University Hospital

International patients are drawn to UZA for IMRT Radiotherapy; the hospital owns five different radiotherapy machines for tomotherapy.

Staff

Staff

Over 400 medical professionals from 38 different medical specialties treat patients at UZA. They are supported by 1,400 nurses and 1,000 hospital staff.

All physicians at Antwerp University Hospital are leaders in their respective fields, having conducted pioneering clinical research programs that are constantly used and developed to generate new treatments for chronic conditions.

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