Dr. Van Cauwenberge

Opleiding Geneeskunde & Chirurgie

Dr. Van Cauwenberge voltooide zijn studies Geneeskunde aan de Universiteit Gent (1995-2002) en studeerde af met grote onderscheiding.

Nadien begon hij aan zijn specialisatie-opleiding ‘Heelkunde’ eveneens via de Universiteit Gent (2002-2008).

Hij was assistent in de volgende ziekenhuizen:

UZ Gent

AZ Sint-Jan Brugge-Oostende AV

AZ Sint-Lucas Gent

In 2008 behaalde hij zijn erkenning in de Heelkunde.

Opleiding Geneeskunde & Chirurgie

Na zijn opleiding Chirurgie was Dr. Van Cauwenberge gedurende de periode 2008-2010 als resident-chirurg werkzaam op de Dienst Algemene, Vaat- en Kinderheelkunde in het AZ Sint-Jan Brugge-Oostende AV. Tijdens deze twee jaar bekwaamde hij zich verder in de minimaal invasieve heelkunde en de obesitas-chirurgie (onder leiding van Dr. Bruno Dillemans).

Tijdens de periode 2010-2011 was Dr. Van Cauwenberge in opleiding in het Centre Hospitalier Régional Universitaire de Lille in Frankrijk. Hij bekwaamde zich daar verder in de Kinderchirurgie (onder leiding van Prof. Rémy Besson).

Sedert 2011 is Dr. Sebastiaan Van Cauwenberge werkzaam als staflid op de Dienst Algemene, Vaat- en Kinderheelkunde in het AZ Sint-Jan Brugge-Oostende AV.

In augustus 2015 werd Dr. Van Cauwenberge eveneens staflid op de Dienst Heelkunde in het AZ Sint-Rembert ziekenhuis te Torhout.

Aanvullende functies

  • Voorzitter van de LOK-groep Heelkunde Midden West-Vlaanderen
  • Docent van het vak ‘Kinderchirurgie’ aan het KATHO Roeselare
  • Bestuurslid van ‘BSAWS’ (Belgian Section of Abdominal Wall Surgery)
  • Lid van ‘EHS’ (European Hernia Society)
  • Lid van ‘BeSOMS’ (Belgian Section of Obesity and Metabolic Surgery)
  • Lid van ‘IFSO’ (International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders)
  • Oprichter en hoofd van de ‘Hernia Kliniek Brugge-Torhout’
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)

Publicaties in wetenschappelijke tijdschriften

  • A hypermetabolic lesion in the anterior mediastinum – Always a thymoma/lymphoma?
    De Paep K. , Lesaffer J., Van Cauwenberge S.
    Acta Chir Belg. 2018 Oct 1:1-2. doi: 10.1080/00015458.2018.1515336
  • Multicentre survey on the current surgical management of oesophageal atresia in Belgium and Luxembourg.
    HelenaReusens, LucasMatthyssens, CharlotteVercauteren, Katrienvan Renterghem, Belgian Association of Paediatric Surgery (BELAPS) *Co-author: S. Van Cauwenberge
    J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Feb;52(2):239-246. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.11.010. Epub 2016 Nov 14.

  • K. Van Langenhove, S. Van Cauwenberge, E. Reynvoet, B. Dillemans Fixation of a polypropylene mesh with anti-adhesive barrier using a positioning system in combination with cyanoacrylate glue in laparoscopic ventral hernia repair. Hernia (2016) 20 (Suppl 2):S151

  • De Keersmaecker G, Vleeschouwers W, Van Cauwenberge S. Inguinal Hernia in an Infant Containing Uterus, Bilateral Fallopian Tubes and Ovaries Acta Chir Belg. 2015 Sep-Oct;115(5):374-5

  • Debergh I, Defoort B, De Visschere M, Flahou S, Van Cauwenberge S, Mulier JP, Dillemans B. A one-step conversion from gastric banding to laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is as safe as a two-step conversion: A comparative analysis of 885 patients. Acta Chir Belg. 2016 Nov 30:1-7.
  • H. Vanommeslaeghe, B. Deylgat, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in the elderly: feasibility, short-term safety, and impact on comorbidity and weight in 250 cases Surg Endosc DOI 10.1007/s00464-014-3751-z

  • B. Dillemans, B. Defoort, C. Vercauteren, S. Vandenhaute, F. Akin, S. Van Cauwenberge Single-Step conversion of gastric banding to Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass is feasible and safe: a single centre study of 559 patients Surg Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques 2014; 28(S31)
  • P. Vasas, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, M. De Visschere, C. Vercauteren Short- and Long-Term Outcomes of Vertical Banded Gastroplasty Converted to Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Obes Surg (2013) 23:241–248

  • B. Defoort, C. Vercauteren, S. Vandenhaute, D. Van Der Fraenen, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans Conversion of gastric banding to roux-en-y gastric bypass is feasible and safe in a single step procedure: a single centre study of 559 patients Obes Surgery (2013) 23:1069

  • F. Goudsmedt, B. Deylgat, S. Van Cleven, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans The radiological findings of an internal hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Obes Surgery (2013) 23:1167

  • C. Vercauteren, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, H. Vanommeslaeghe Weight loss after laparascopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in the young population is maitained on the long- term: results of a follow-up study on 51 operated adolescents Obes Surgery (2013) 23:1031

  • F. Goudsmedt, D. Van Der Fraenen, C. Vercauteren, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge Scarless umbilical hernia repair combined with a full abdominoplasty Hernia (2013) 17 (suppl 2): S31-S70
  • J Mulier, B Dillemans, S Van Cauwenberge (2012) A PNEUMOPERITONEUM IN A MORBID OBESE PATIENT INCREASES THE LUNG AERATION MEASURED BY THE ELECTRIC IMPEDANCE TOMOGRAPHY Obes Surg 22: 1155

  • H Reusens, B Dillemans, S Van Cauwenberge, E Van Dessel, V Peter (2012) REVISIONAL SURGERY FOR WEIGHT LOSS FAILURE AFTER ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS: SINGLE CENTRE EXPERIENCE Obes Surg 22: 1162-1163

  • E Van Dessel, B Dillemans, S Van Cauwenberge, C Vercauteren (2012) LAPAROSCOPIC ADJUSTABLE BANDED ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS AS A PRIMARY PROCEDURE FOR THE SUPER-SUPEROBESE: FIRST CASES OBES SURG 22: 1151
  • B Dillemans, M De Visschere, E Van Dessel, S Van Cauwenberge (2012) SECONDARY GASTRIC BYPASS AFTER FAILED ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BANDING: EXPERIENCE AND RESULTS IN 522 CASES Obes Surg 22: 1178
  • Nasser Sakran, Ahmad Assalia, Ahud Sternberg, Yoram Kluger, Anton Troitsa, Eran Brauner, Sebastiaan Van Cauwenberge, Marieke De Visschere, Bruno Dillemans (2011) Smaller staple height for circular stapled gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic gastric bypass: early results in 1,074 morbidly obese patients. Obes Surg 21: 2. 238-243 Feb

  • S Van Cauwenberge, B Dillemans, M Vandelanotte, E Aubry, R Besson (2011) The Role of Laparoscopy Sleeve Gastrectomy in the Treatment of Morbidly Obese Children and Adolescents: Where Are We Now? Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Supplement to JSLS 15: 3. 11.141
  • S Agrawal, E Van Dessel, F Akin, S Van Cauwenberge, B Dillemans (2010) Laparoscopic Adjustable Banded Sleeve Gastrectomy as a Primary Procedure for the Super-Super Obese (Body Mass Index > 60 kg/m(2)). Obes Surg. 2010;20(8):1161-3

  • B Dillemans, S Van Cauwenberge, S Agrawal, E Van Dessel, J P Mulier (2010) Laparoscopic Adjustable Banded Roux-en-Y gastric bypass as a primary procedure for the super-super-obese (Body Mass Index > 60kg/m2). BMC Surg. 2010 Nov 14;10(1):33. [Epub ahead of print] 14: 10(1). 33 (Klik hier om het artikel in PDF te lezen)

  • Jan Paul J Mulier, Bruno Dillemans, Sebastiaan Van Cauwenberge (2010) Impact of the patient’s body position on the intraabdominal workspace during laparoscopic surgery. Surg Endosc. 2010 24: 6. 1398-402 Jun (Klik hier om het artikel te lezen)
  • B Dillemans, S Van Cauwenberge (2009) Tissue Reinforcement in Bariatric Surgery General Surgery News 36: 12. 22-23 (Klik hier om het artikel in PDF te lezen)

  • B Dillemans, S Van Cauwenberge, J P Mulier (2009) What an anaesthetist should know about bariatric surgery Acta Anaesth. Belg. 60: 177. 180 3 (Klik hier om het artikel in PDF te lezen)

  • S Van Cauwenberge, S Lambert, B Dillemans (2009) Standardization of the fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for obesity reduces early immediate postoperative morbidity and mortality: A single center study on 2,606 patients Journal of the American College of Surgeons 209: 3. S104

  • Bruno Dillemans, Nasser Sakran, Sebastiaan Van Cauwenberge, Thibault Sablon, Barbara Defoort, Els Van Dessel, Faki Akin, Nathalie Moreels, Sebastiaan Lambert, Jan Mulier, Ravindra Date, Michel Vandelanotte, Tom Feryn, Luc Proot (2009) Standardization of the Fully Stapled Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Obesity Reduces Early Immediate Postoperative Morbidity and Mortality: A Single Center Study on 2606 Patients. Obes Surg 19: 10. 1355-1364 Oct (Klik hier om het artikel te lezen)
  • S Van Cauwenberge, B Dillemans, J Mullier (2007) Is the Verres needle an acceptable inflation tool to measure the abdominal pressure-volume relation? Journal of Surgical Research 137: 2. 244-245

  • J P Mulier, S Van Cauwenberge, B Dillemans (2006) Is it possible to measure the abdominal pressure volume relation with three points? Eur J Anesth 2006 23: S38

  • S. Van Cauwenberge (2007) Doppler-guided hemorrhoidal artery ligation: a surgical treatment option for hemorrhoidal disease Ambulatory Surgery;Apr2007 Supplement, Vol. 13, p159

  • Jan J De Waele, Sebastiaan Van Cauwenberghe, Eric Hoste, Dominique Benoit, Francis Colardyn (2003) The use of the activated clotting time for monitoring heparin therapy in critically ill patients. Intensive Care Med 29: 2. 325-328 Feb

Boeken

  • B Dillemans, S Van Cauwenberge (2011) Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass In: Bariatric Surgery Edited by:Nadey S. Hakim (Author, Editor), Franco Favretti (Editor), Gianni Segato (Editor), Bruno Dillemans (Editor).

  • S Van Cauwenberge, B Dillemans (2011) Effects of Bariatric Surgery on Co-Morbidities In: Bariatric Surgery Edited by:Nadey S. Hakim (Author, Editor), Franco Favretti (Editor), Gianni Segato (Editor), Bruno Dillemans (Editor). isbn:978-1-84816-588-5
  • Nasser Sakran, Ahmad Assalia, Ahud Sternberg, Yoram Kluger, Anton Troitsa, Eran Brauner, Sebastiaan Van Cauwenberge, Marieke De Visschere, Bruno Dillemans (2011) Smaller staple height for circular stapled gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic gastric bypass: early results in 1,074 morbidly obese patients. Obes Surg 21: 2. 238-243 Feb

  • S Van Cauwenberge, B Dillemans, M Vandelanotte, E Aubry, R Besson (2011) The Role of Laparoscopy Sleeve Gastrectomy in the Treatment of Morbidly Obese Children and Adolescents: Where Are We Now? Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Supplement to JSLS 15: 3. 11.141

Voordrachten

  • ‘Is the Verres needle an acceptable tool to measure the abdominal pressure-volume relation’? S Van Cauwenberge, B Dillemans, J. Mulier. Academic Surgical Congress, Phoenix, USA 7 feb 2007 P12
  • ‘The Creation of a Pneumoperitoneum : is the Verres needle an acceptable inflation tool to measure the abdominal pressure-volume relation ?’ A.L. Van den Bussche, B. Dillemans, C. Coucke, S. Vancauwenberge, J. Mulier Surgical Endoscopy, Vol 21, Suppl 1, S 127
  • S Van Cauwenberge, L Van Outryve, T Onghena (2007) Doppler-guided hemorrhoidal artery ligation: a surgical treatment option for hemorrhoidal disease In: 7th International Congress on Ambulatory Surgery, Amsterdam, Nederland (15-18 Apr 2007) (oral)
  • S Van Cauwenberge (2007) Experience with the DG-HAL procedure In: 7de Belgisch Congres voor ambulante chirurgie, Neder-Over-Heembeek, België (9 Febr 2007) (oral)
  • ‘Beach chair position facilitates lung ventilation in morbid obese patients when they are difficult to ventilate in the supine position’ J. Mulier, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Weyne Poster presentation 63rd Annual PGA New York, December, 11-15, 2009
  • ‘Tracheal cuff leak in morbid obese patients intubated with a taperguard, a Hi-Lo cuffed or a Hi-Lo cuffed and lubricated tracheal tube’ J. Mulier, F. Van den Brande, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge Poster presentation 63rd Annual PGA New York, December, 11-15, 2009
  • ‘Standardization of the fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for obesity reduces early postoperative morbidity and mortality: A single center study on 2606 patients’ S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Lambert, B. Dillemans Oral presentation American College of Surgeons 95th Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, October 12-15, 2009
  • ‘Weight regain or insufficient weight loss after VBG’ S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans Oral presentation Consensus meeting Ethicon Endosurgery, La Hulpe October 30, 2009
  • ‘Partial reversal of a Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass’ B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, F. Akin, M. Devisschere Video presentation SOSB Meeting September 24, 2009
  • ‘Is a pneumoperitoneum in obese patients elongating the abdominal wall?’ J. Mulier, Bruno Dillemans, K. Mulier, S. Lambert, J. Lesaffer, S. Van Cauwenberge Poster presentation IFSO Paris, 26-29/08/2009
  • ‘Impact of the patient’s body position on intra-abdominal workspace duren laparoscopic bariatric surgery’ J. Mulier, Bruno Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, J. Lesaffer, I. Casier Poster presentation IFSO Paris, 26-29/08/2009
  • ‘Is the Laparoscopic Inflation Volume determined by the thickness of the rectus abdominus in obese patients?’ J. Mulier, Bruno Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, I. Casier, J. Lesaffer Poster presentation IFSO Paris, August, 26-29, 2009
  • ‘Standardization of the fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for obesity reduces early postoperative morbidity and mortality: A single center study on 2606 patients’ B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, N. Sakran, T. Sablon, B. Defoort, E. Van Dessel, F. Akin, N. Moreels, S. Lambert, J. Mulier, R. Date, M. Vandelanotte, T. Feryn, L. Proot Oral presentation IFSO Paris, 26-29/08/2009
  • ‘Marginal Ulcer After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass’ B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, J. Mulier, S. Lambert, A. Van Schaik Oral presentation IFSO Paris, 26-29/08/2009
  • ‘Standardization of the fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for obesity: a Single Center Study on 2606 patients.’ B. Dillemans ,S. Van Cauwenberge ,S. Lambert ,J. Lesaffer ,J. Mulier Mondelinge presentatie 17th International Congress of the EAES, Prague, Czech Republic, 17-20/06/2009
  • ‘Laparoscopic management of internal herniation after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: tips for success’ Video Presentation S. Lambert, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 17th International Congress of the EAES, Prague, Czech Republic, 17-20/06/2009
  • ‘Laparoscopic management of a gastro-gastric fistula after laparoscopic roux – en-y gastric bypass’ S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Lambert, J. Lesaffer, B. Dillemans Video Presentation 17th International Congress of the EAES, Prague, Czech Republic, 17-20/06/2009
  • ‘Salvage procedure after failed laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in the superobese patient: laparoscopic adjustable banded gastric bypass’ S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Lambert, J. Lesaffer, B. Dillemans Video Presentation 17th International Congress of the EAES, Prague, Czech Republic, 17-20/06/2009
  • ‘Patient with a chronic marginal ulcer located in the gastrojejunal anastomosis post GBP’ B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge Oral Presentation The International Thematic Days of CHL (ITD), 11 and 12 June 2009 in Luxembourg
  • ‘The thickness of the abdominal muscles rectus in morbid obese patients influences not the abdominal elastance’ J. Mulier, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge Poster presentation ESA Milan 6th-9th June 2009
  • ‘Redo bariatric surgery: state of the art’ B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge Oral Presentation Tenth Belgian surgical week, Ostend, Thermae Palace Hotel 29th April – 1st May 2009 (Metabolic Night by Covidien)
  • ‘Salvage procedure after failed laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in the superobese patient: laparoscopic adjustable banded gastric bypass’ S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Lambert, B. Dillemans Video Presentation Tenth Belgian surgical week, Ostend, Thermae Palace Hotel 29th April – 1st May 2009
  • ‘Gastro-jejunal anastomosis in gastric bypass’ B. Dillemans, S. Lambert, S. Van Cauwenberge, A. Van Schaik Video Presentation Tenth Belgian surgical week, Ostend, Thermae Palace Hotel 29th April – 1st May 2009
  • ‘Treatment of Gastro-Gastric Fistula after Roux-Y Gastric Bypass’ B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Lambert Oral Presentation 7th International Obesity Surgery Expert Meeting: Saalfelden, Austria March 8 – 11, 2009
  • ‘The impact of the fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y bypass on reducing the risk of morbidity and mortality: a review of 2378 consecutive patients’ N. Sakran, B. Dillemans, T. Sablon, Van Cauwenberge S. Oral presentation Annual Surgery Congress, Tel Aviv (Israel) 20-21/11/2008
  • ‘Laparoscopic treatment of internal hernia after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: How we do it’ Video Presentation B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Lambert BGES-BAST Video Session, Auditorium UCB Lennik, 17/11/2008
  • ‘Laparoscopic management of a gastro-gastric fistula after laparoscopic roux – en-y gastric bypass’ B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Lambert Video Presentation Euro-Mediterranean & Middle East Laparoscopic Meeting, Bordeaux, Frankrijk, 13-15/11/2008
  • ‘Laparoscopic Purse String Suturing during esophageal-jejunal circular Stapled anastomosis : Tips and Trics’ S. Van Cauwenberge, B.Dillemans Poster Presentation 16th international Congress of the EAES, Stockholm,Sweden,11-14 June
  • ‘Advantages of Hypercapnic Lungventilation during laparoscopic Surgery’ S. Van Cauwenberge, F. Akin, T.Sablon, J.P.Mulier,B.Dillemans Poster Presentation 16th international Congress of the EAES, Stockholm,Sweden,11-14 June
  • ‘Improvement of the Abdominal workspace by Trendelenburg and flexing of the legs’ S. Van Cauwenberge, B.Defoort, B.Dillemans, J.P.Mulier Poster Presentation 16th international Congress of the EAES, Stockholm, Sweden,11-14 June
  • ‘Laparascopic Adjustable Banded Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass as a primary procedure for extreme obesity’ Video Presentation D. Van Der Fraenen, S. Van Cauwenberge, E. Van Dessel, J. Mulier, B. Dillemans EAES International Congress, Italy, June 15-18, 2011
  • S Van Cauwenberge, M Bonnevalle (2011) Le cancer bronchique chez l’enfant. In: 12ème Journée Annuelle d’Oncologie Thoracique (19/03/2011 Institut Jules Bordet)
  • S Van Cauwenberge (2011) Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: tips & tricks In: Postgraduate Surgery AZ Sint-Jan Brugge, 07/06/2011
  • S Van Cauwenberge (2011) Circular Stapled Gastro-Jejunostomy in Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass In: Consensus Meeting 2011, 28/10/2011, Dolce La Hulpe, Brussels
  • S Van Cauwenberge (2011) Ziekte van Hirschsprung: diagnostiek & behandeling In: LOK Vergadering Pediatrie Brugge, 25/10/2011, Kempinski Hotel Brugge
  • ‘Evaluation of Silent Aspiration in Morbid Obese Patients during Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery’ Presentation J. Mulier, F. Vandenbrande, P. Van Lancker, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge Anesthesiology 2010, San Diego California, October 16-20, 2010
  • ‘Increase in systolic arterial pressure prevents post laparoscopic gastric bypass bleeding’ Presentation J. Mulier, M. Garcia, T. Bogaert, B. Dillemans and S. Van Cauwenberge Anesthesiology 2010, San Diego California, October 16-20, 2010
  • ‘Evaluation of silent aspiration in morbid obese patients during laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery’ Presentation J. Mulier, F. Vandenbrande, P. Van Lancker, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge ASA 2010 Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, 14-17 August, 2010
  • ‘Increase in systolic arterial pressure prevents post laparoscopic gastric bypass bleeding’ Presentation J. Mulier, M. Garcia, T. Bogaert, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge ASA 2010 Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, 14-17 August, 2010
  • ‘Laparoscopic resection of gastro-intestinal stromal tumor near the gastro-esophageal junction: location and size defines the approach’ B. Dillemans, D. Van Der Fraenen, M. De Visschere, F. Akin, E. Van Dessel, L. De Caluwe, S. Van Cauwenberge Poster 18th International Congress of the EAES, Geneva, 16-19 June 2010
  • ‘Laparoscopic resection of an almost circular leiomyoma at the distal oesophagus’ Video Presentation B. Dillemans , D. Van Der Fraenen, E. Van Dessel, K. Sap, S. Van Cauwenberge 18th International Congress of the EAES, Geneva, 16-19 June 2010
  • ‘Reversed sleeve gastrectomy for a large gastro-intestinal tumor of the stomach’ Video Presentation B. Dillemans ,S. Van Cauwenberge, D. Van Der Fraenen ,M. De Visschere ,E. Van Dessel ,J. Mulier 18th International Congress of the EAES, Geneva, 16-19 June 2010
  • ‘Endoscopic removal of intragastric migrated laparoscopic adjustable gastric band: series of 6 patients’ E. Van Dessel, M. Cabooter, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans, D. Van der Fraenen Video presentation 11th Belgian Surgical Week, Ostend, 28/04 – 01/05/2010
  • ‘Impact of laparoscopy on the abdominal compliance is determined by the duration of the pneumoperitoneum, the number of gravidity and the existence of a previous laparoscopy or laparotomy’ J. Mulier, I. Casier, K. Verbeke, B. Vanacker, B. Dillemans , S. Van Cauwenberge Oral presentation IFSO-EC Lausanne 22-25/04/2010
  • ‘Impact of body position on intra abdominal workspace during laparoscopic bariatric surgery. accepted for Surgical Endoscopy’ 2009: J. Mulier, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberghe Oral presentation IFSO-EC Lausanne 22-25/04/2010
  • ‘Laparoscopic adjustable banded sleeve gastrectomy as a primary procedure for the super- superobese’ B. Dillemans, A. Sanjay, S. Van Cauwenberge, E. Van Dessel, F. Akin, J. Mulier Video presentation IFSO-EC Lausanne 22-25/04/2010
  • ‘Prevention of marginal ulcers after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass with omeprazole. Is it worth the effort?’ E. Van Dessel, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, L. De Caluwé Oral presentation IFSO-EC Lausanne 22-25/04/2010
  • ‘Laparoscopic adjustable banded Roux-en-Y gastric bypass as a primary procedure for the super-superobese’ E. Van Dessel, S. Agrawal, M. De Visschere, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans Video presentation IFSO-EC Lausanne 22-25/04/2010
  • ‘Salvage procedure after failed Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding in the super-obese patient: Laparoscopic Adjustable Banded Gastric Bypass’ E. Van Dessel, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans Oral presentation BOMSS London October, 22, 2010
  • S Van Cauwenberge (2010) What a bariatric surgeon requests from the anaesthesiologist In: ESPCOP Second Scientific meeting 18 sept 2010 Pordenone ITALY (invited lecture)
  • S Van Cauwenberge (2010) Bariatric surgery: what’s new? In: VVOV Symposium 2010 (Blankenberge, Belgium, 27/05/2010)
  • ‘Outcomes of 153 patients with a laparoscopic conversion of a vertical-banded gastroplasty to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass’ F. Akin, C. Vercauteren, P. Vasas, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 16th Annual Meeting of European Society of Surgery, November 22-24, 2012
  • ‘Standardization of the fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for obesity reduces early postoperatieve morbidity and mortality: a single center study’ F. Akin, F. Goudsmedt, E. Van Dessel, JP Mulier, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 16th Annual Meeting of European Society of Surgery, November 22-24, 2012
  • ‘The role of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy in the treatment of morbidly obese children and adolescents: where are we now?’ Oral presentation F. Akin, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans, F. Goudsmedt ESS 2012 Istanbul, 22-24 November 2012
  • ‘Laparoscopic umbilical hernia repair in conjunction with full abdominoplasty’ Poster presentation S. Van Cauwenberge, F. Goudsmedt, F. Akin, C. Vercauteren, B. Dillemans, T. Feryn ESS 2012 Istanbul, 22-24 November 2012
  • ‘Is conversion of Vertical Banded Gastroplasty feasible?’ Poster presentation F. Akin, C. Vercauteren, P. Vasas, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans ESS 2012 Istanbul, 22-24 November 2012
  • ‘Laparoscopic resection of a large submucosal tumor of the stomach using techniques learned in bariatric surgery ’ Poster presentation D. Vanderfraenen, F. Akin, B. Deylgat, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans ESS 2012 Istanbul, 22-24 November 2012
  • ‘Laparoscopic adjustable banded sleeve gastrectomy as a primary procedure for the super- super-obese (Body Mass Index > 60 kg/m2).’ Poster presentation F. Goudsmedt, A. Warsi, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans IFSO 2012 XVII World Congress India, Sept 11 – 15, 2012
  • ‘Predicting factors for develloping an internal herniation following laparoscopic gastric bypass’ Poster presentation F. Goudsmedt, A. Warsi, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans IFSO 2012 XVII World Congress India, Sept 11 – 15, 2012
  • ‘Conventional gastric bypass after failed adjustable gastric banding: experience and results in 522 cases’ Oral presentation B. Dillemans, A. Dixit, M.DeVisschere, E.Van Dessel, S. Van Cauwenberge IFSO 2012 XVII World Congress India, Sept 11 – 15, 2012
  • ‘Challenging revisional bariatric surgery: laparoscopic conversion’ Video presentation S. Van Cauwenberge, R. Villalonga, B. Dillemans 20th EAES, Brussels, 20-23 june 2012‘The laparoscopic conversion to a RNY Gastric Bypass as a re-redo bariatric surgical solution’ Oral presentation R. Villalonga, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 20th EAES, Brussels, 20-23 june 2012
  • ‘Conversion in Lap adjustable Gastric Banding to Laparoscopic Roux -en-Y Gastric Bypass experiences in 404 cases’ Oral presentation M. De Visschere, E. Van Dessel, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge 20th EAES, Brussels, 20-23 june 2012
  • ‘Revisional Bariatric surgery-comparison of the preoperative upper gastrointestinal studies with the perioperative anatomic findings’ Poster presentation E. Van Dessel, H. Reusens, H. Van Ommeslaeghe, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 20th EAES, Brussels, 20-23 june 2012
  • ‘A new concept of simultaneously combining the thoracic and abdominal phase in esophageal surgery’ Poster presentation B. Dillemans, J. Lesaffer, S. Van Cauwenberge, J. Mulier, C. Vercauteren, H. Reusens 20th EAES, Brussels, 20-23 june 2012
  • ‘Revisional surgery for weight loss failure after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: single centre experience’ Oral presentation H. Reusens, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, E. Van Dessel, P. Vasas IFSO 2012 Barcelona, 25-28 April 2012
  • ‘Laparoscopic Adjustable Banded Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass as a primary procedure for the super-super-obese: first cases’ Oral presentation E. Van Dessel, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, C. Vercauteren IFSO 2012 Barcelona, 25-28 April 2012
  • ‘Secondary Gastric Bypass after failed Adjustable Gastric Banding: experience and results in 522 cases’ Oral presentation M. De Visschere, E. Van Dessel, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge IFSO 2012 Barcelona, 25-28 April 2012
  • J Lefevere, L Cornette, S Van Cauwenberge (2012) Right -sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia : worse or beter ? (poster) In: 40ste Jaarlijks Congres van de Belgische Vereniging voor Kindergeneeskunde («Hôtel Plaza» – Bruxelles / Brussel – 23-24 mars / maart 2012)
  • A Pareyn, W Decaluwe, S Van Cauwenberge, S Machiels, L Cornette (2012) A newborn with a giant omphalocele : successf ul conservative approach. (poster) In: 40ste Jaarlijks Congres van de Belgische Vereniging voor Kindergeneeskunde («Hôtel Plaza» – Bruxelles / Brussel – 23-24 mars / maart 2012)
  • S Van Cauwenberge (2012) “Round Table: Education, Training, Grants, COE and Registries”: Systematization of the Technique to Improve the Results In: IFSO 2012 Barcelona, 25-28 April 2012
  • ‘Bleeding’ S. Van Cauwenberge Oral Presentation 10th International B.E.S.T. Congress , Belgium, Bruges, December 9-10, 2013
  • Conversion of gastric banding to roux-en-y gastric bypass is feasible and safe in a single step procedure: a single centre study of 559 patients’ Oral presentation B. Defoort, C. Vercauteren, S. Vandenhaute, D. Van Der Fraenen, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans IFSO 2013, Istanbul, August 28-31
  • ‘The radiological findings of an internal hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass’ Poster presentation F. Goudsmedt, B. Deylgat, S. Van Cleven, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans IFSO 2013, Istanbul, August 28-31
  • ‘Weight loss after laparascopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in the young population is maitained on the long-term: results of a follow-up study on 51 operated adolescents’ Oral presentation C. Vercauteren, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, H. Vanommeslaeghe IFSO 2013, Istanbul, August 28-31
  • ‘Simultaneously combining the thoracic and abdominal phase in oesophageal cancer resection: results in 16 patients’ C. Vercauteren, J. Lesaffer, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 21th EAES 2013, Vienna, June 19-22
  • ‘Internal hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a correlation between radiological and operative findings’ F. Goudsmedt, B. Deylgat, D. Van Der Fraenen, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 21th EAES 2013, Vienna, June 19-22
  • ‘Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding after failed Roux-en-Y gastric bypass’ F. Goudsmedt, B. Deylgat, D. Van Der Fraenen, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 21th EAES 2013, Vienna, June 19-22
  • ‘Scarless umbilical hernia repair combined with a full abdominoplasty’ F. Goudsmedt, D. Van Der Fraenen, C. Vercauteren, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge EHS 2013, Gdansk, Poland, May 12-15
  • A new mesh deployment device: the future of laparoscopic ventral hernia repair?’ S. Van Cauwenberge, F. Goudsmedt, T. Feryn, B. Dillemans 16th Belgian Surgical Week 2013, Ostend, May 3
  • ‘Single-step conversion of gastric banding to Roux-en Y gastric bypass is feasible and safe: a single centre study of 559 patients’ B. Defoort, C. Vercauteren, S. Vandenhaute, D. Van Der Fraenen, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 16th Belgian Surgical Week 2013, Ostend, May 2
  • ‘Simultaneously combining the thoracic and abdominal phase in oesophageal cancer resection: results in 16 patients’ C. Vercauteren, J. Lesaffer, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 16th Belgian Surgical Week 2013, Ostend, May 2
  • ‘Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: “What if a Roux-en- Y bypass fails to maintain the weight loss?’ F. Goudsmedt, D. Van Der Fraenen, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans BGES BeSOMS Joint Monday Session, Video-session, Brussels, January 28, 2013
  • ‘Bariatric surgery in a 60+ population: a bridge too far?’ H. Vanommeslaeghe, B. Deylgat, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 15th Belgian Surgical Week, Spa, 14-17 May, 2014
  • ‘Weight loss after laparoscopic Roux-en -Y gastric bypass in the young population is maintained on the long-term: results of a follow-up study on 51 operated adolescents’ S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Vandenhaute, Ch. Vercauteren, S. Flahou, B. Dillemans 15th Belgian Surgical Week, Spa, 14-17 May, 2014
  • ‘Single-step conversion of gastric banding to Roux-en Y gastric bypass is feasible and safe: a single centre study of 559 patients’ Oral presentation D. Van Der Fraenen, B. Defoort, S. Flahou, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 14th MISTIC Congress, Tehran, Iran, Januari 28-31
  • Inguinal hernia in an infant containing the entire reproductive system S. Van Cauwenberge, G. De Keersmaecker Post-graduate-course Belgian Section for Abdominal Wall Surgery Monday, 1st December 2014 Hôpital Erasme, ULB, Lennikse Baan, Brussel
  • Incisionale Hernia: een update. S. Van Cauwenberge voor Huisartsenkring Houtland-Torhout. 29 okt 2015 Salons De Vrede, Ichtegem
  • Cases à la Carte. Post-graduate-course Belgian Section for Abdominal Wall Surgery,Monday, 7th December 2015 Hôpital Erasme, ULB, Lennikse Baan, Brussel. Session Moderator.
  • MULTICENTER SURVEY ON THE CURRENT SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF ESOPHAGEAL ATRESIA IN BELGIUM AND LUXEMBOURG. BAPS Annual International Congress 2016 20-22 July 2016 Amsterdam, Netherlands Helena Reusens1, Charlotte Vercauteren1, Katrien van Renterghem1, Dirk Van de putte1, Antoine De Backer2, Herbert De Caluwé3, Martine Demarche4, Marc Dirix5, Paul Leyman6, Pierre Lingier7, Paul Philippe8, Raymond Reding9, Martin Ruppert10, Koenraad Schwagten11, Henri Steyaert12,13, Alexandre Targnion14, Sebastiaan Van Cauwenberge15, Erwin Van Der Veken16,12, Erik van Hoorde17, Lucas Matthyssens1, 1Dept of Paediatric Surgery/GIHK, Princess Elisabeth Children’s Hospital, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium, 2Brussels University Hospital, VUB, Brussels, Belgium, 3University Hospital Gasthuisberg, UZL, Leuven, Belgium, 4CHR de la Citadelle, Liege, Belgium, 5CHC Clinique de l’Espérance, Liege, Belgium, 6AZ St-Augustinus, Antwerp, Belgium, 7Hôpital Erasme, ULB, Brussels, Belgium, 8Clinique Pédiatrique, CHL, Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 9Cliniques Universitaires St-Luc, UCL, Woluwé, Belgium, 10Antwerp University Hospital, UA, Antwerp, Belgium, 11Queen Paola Children’s Hospital, ZNA, Antwerp, Belgium, 12Hôpital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, ULB, Brussels, Belgium, 13CHU St-Pierre, ULB, Brussels, Belgium, 14CHR de Namur, Namur, Belgium, 15AZ St-Jan, Bruges, Belgium, 16Hôpital de Jolimont, La Louvière, Belgium, 17CHU Hôpital Civil Marie Curie, Charleroi, Belgium
  • Fixation of a polypropylene mesh with anti-adhesive barrier using a positioning system in combination with cyanoacrylate glue in laparoscopic ventral hernia repair. 38th International Congress European Hernia Society 5-8 June 2016, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Management of a child with an umbilical hernia. Second Belgian Hernia Day Saturday 19th March 2016 Auditoire Heremans, CHU Mont-Godinne, ave. Docteur G. Therasse 1, 5530 Yvoir
  • Management of a combined traumatic diaphragmatic hernia and abdominal wall flank hernia. A Case report. O. Uyttebroek, L. Abreu de Carvalho, D. Vandeputte, S. Van Cauwenberge, F. Berrevoet. Case by case debate in Abdominal Wall Surgery: How to improve your skills? 5th December 2016, ULB Erasme, Brussels
  • Inguinal hernia repair after previous total prostatectomy. S. Van Cauwenberge. Case by case debate in Abdominal Wall Surgery: How to improve your skills? 5th December 2016, ULB Erasme, Brussels
  • ABDOMINOPLASTY AFTER MASSIVE WEIGHT LOSS: STANDARDIZED TECHNIQUE & RESULTS OF A HIGH VOLUME POST-BARIATRIC CENTER
    S. Van Cauwenberge
    IFSO World Congress 2017 London 29 Aug – 2 Sept
  • TEP technique
    S. Van Cauwenberge, R. Reynvoet
    3rd Belgian Hernia Day, 18th March 2017, Bruges
  • Fixation of a polypropylene mesh with anti-adhesive barrier using a positioning system in combination with cyanoacrylate glue in laparoscopic ventral hernia repair
    Video session
    K. Van Langenhove, S. Van Cauwenberge, E. Reynvoet, B. Dillemans
    American Hernia Societyy 8-11th March 2017, Cancun, Mexico
  • Abdominoplasty After Massive Weight Loss: Standardized Technique & Results of A High Volume Post-Bariatric Center
    S. Van Cauwenberge
    American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, October 21-25, 2018 in Boston, MA
  • Post-bariatric abdominoplasty: results and technique of 599 cases
    S. Van Cauwenberge
    IFSO World Congress 2018 Dubai 28th Sept
  • Postbariatrische chirurgie
    S. Van Cauwenberge voor LOK Beernem
    5th June 2018, Beernem

The obese patient in ambulatory surgery: surgical strategies feasible in ambulatory surgery
S. Van Cauwenberge
13th IAAS | International Congress on Ambulatory Surgery, Porto, Portugal 27th to 29th of May 2019