Dr. Stijn Ghijselings

Dr. Ghijselings works as an orthopedic surgeon – hip specialist at the University Hospital Leuven – Pellenberg. He focuses on the treatment of hip problems in both the elderly and young adults. His specific areas of attention within hip surgery are:

  • Hip prosthesis (muscle-sparing anterior approach)
  • Revision hip prostheses
  • Hip artroscopy
  • Hip dysplasia
  • Hip impingement (femoro-acetabular impingement)


Sports injuries

Conservative and surgical treatment of all kinds of sports injuries.

Hip prostheses

Muscle-sparing hip prostheses and difficult re-operations.


Arthroscopic operations of the hip to treat impingement.



Dr. Ghijselings


Dr. Ghijselings is an accredited doctor. This means that he regularly undergoes additional training and attends various congresses every year. The health insurance fund provides for a higher reimbursement for you as a patient if you go to see an accredited doctor.


During the general consultation in UZ Leuven and in the MCH, Dr. Ghijselings works as a conventional doctor.

Supplements apply for a private consultation at UZ Leuven.

UZ Leuven

Herestraat 49
3000 Leuven

Appointments:    016 34 48 50 or online

Consultation under supervision

Medisch centrum huisartsen

Maria Theresiastraat 63/A
3000 Leuven

Appointments:    016 31 01 00 or online

Private consultation

UZ Pellenberg

Weligerveld 1
3212 Lubbeek

Appointments:   016 33 81 60 or online

Private consultation

Useful information


Secretary Orthopaedic department UZ Leuven

016 33 88 27

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