Prof. Moens

Prof. Moens

Contact details

Prof. Maarten Moens
Dept. of Neurosurgery - Dept. of Radiology
University Hospital Brussels
Laarbeeklaan 101
1090 Jette, Belgium



  • 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.