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Prof. Moens

Prof. Maarten Moens

Dept. of Neurosurgery

Dept. of Radiology

University Hospital Brussels

Laarbeeklaan 101

1090 Jette



2002: Medical Doctor with high distinction

2002-2008: Resident Neurosurgery UZ Brussel

2008-2011: Intensive Care UZ Brussel

2005-until now: Pain Clinic UZ Brussel

2010-until now: Neuroangiography UZ Brussel

2008-until now: Neurosurgery UZ Brussel

2013: PhD 

Functional neuroimaging in patients with failed back surgery syndrome treated with spinal cord stimulation: “The investigation of supraspinal effects of spinal cord stimulation”

Doctor in de Medical Sciences at Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Doctor in Biomedical Sciences at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.

Clinical, research and educational activities

Clinical projects

  • Working group on Vascular Neurosonology, in the Belgian Stroke Council  From December 2009 until currently Function: founding member
  • Working group on spinal surgery (Spine Unit UZ Brussel) From 2013 until currently Function: founding member

Research projects

Prof. Maarten Moens is currently involved and has been in involved in > 12 research projects

Educational projects

  • 10% ZAP VUB: Master after Master Manual Therapy VUB: Neurophysiology Function: Titularis
  • Master after Master in Medicine, VUB: Pain: theoretical and practical tips and tricks
  • BNSS cadaver course
  • PALM: interventional pain treatments
  • UPV
  • BaNaBa: Palliatieve Zorg

International educational projects

  • ECMT neuromodulation: advanced expert course, Since 2014
  • ECMT neuromodulation: pain management cadaver workshop, Since 2017
  • HF10 Spinal Cord Stimulation: cadaver workshop, Since 2018

International congress organisation

  • Motor Cortex Stimulation Symposium 30/11/2013, Co-organizer
  • BNS PNS-DRG congress 17/06/2016 Brussels, Organizer

Reviewer for medical journals

  • Reviewer for the journal Acta Neurologica Belgica
  • Reviewer for the journal The International Journal of Neuroscience
  • Reviewer for the journal Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Reviewer for the journal Neuromodulation: Technology at the Neural Interface

Prof. Maarten Moens has 50 scientific publications.