Dr. Jean-Marc Gillardin



Jean-Marc Gillardin, MD, FACS : 

  • Graduated from KU Leuven Med-school in 1997.
  • Resident in Surgery in Salvator Hospital Hasselt-Belgium, Sint-Antonius Clinic Nieuwegein-Netherlands and AZ Sint-Jan Bruges-Belgium
  • Superspecialization in Upper GI oncological and functional Surgery in UZ Ghent-Belgium.


Staff member Department of Digestive Surgery UZ Ghent from 2005 till 2008.


Joined the Department of AZ Sint-Lucas Bruges in 2008.


Actual position :

  • Head of Clinic of the Department of General, Digestive and Vascular Surgery.
  • General Surgeon with focus on Functional Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery.


Affilations :

  • Past-President of the Belgian Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (ACS).
  • Governor for Belgium of the ACS.
  • Board Member of the BESOMS ( Belgan Society for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery).
  • Member of the IFSO.
  • Member of the Royal Belgian Surgical Society.