G. De Naeyer


G. De Naeyer


Dr. De Naeyer Geert is staff member in de department of Urology of the Onze-Lieve-Vrouw (OLV) Clinic in Aalst Belgium. He graduated from medical school in 2001 at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium, with great distinction. He was trained in Urology at the OLV clinic in Aalst, as well at Urology department of Ghent University. He followed international fellowships at the Urology department of the Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands, and at the Urology department of Universitäts-Klinikum, Eppendorf in Hamburg, Germany. He successfully passed the written and oral examination for FEBU (Fellow of the European Board of Urology) in 2009. Since his training he has major interest in all aspects of robotic surgery. He is participating in many publications on robotic surgery, and was the first to publish a robotic psoas-hitch repair, as well as on robotic vaso-vasostomy. He has also authored textbook chapters on robotic surgery. He has also participated in different live surgery events on robotic urologic surgery, as well as table assistant, as well as a surgeon. He is also involved as a trainer for robotic surgery at the ORSI (OLV Robot Surgery Institute). He is an editorial board member for the Journal of Robotic Surgery, and is also a reviewer for the Journal of Urology and the International Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery. Furthermore he is concerned in proctoring for Intuitive Surgical, and he is also a board member of the Junior ERUS-YAU robotic group and a board member of the Belgium Laparoscopic Urology Group (BLUG).