Dr. Nick VAN OPSTAL

 

Staflid Orthopedie

 

Subspecialisatie:

Heup- en voetchirurgie

Arthroscopie van heup en enkel

 

Curriculum:

Orthopedisch chirurg KULeuven 2011

 

Postgraduaat fellowships:

 

University College Hospital, Londen, Verenigd Koninkrijk

Academisch Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam, Nederland

Institut Monégasque de Sports et Chirurgie Sportive, Monaco

 

Publicaties:

 

Popliteal artery injury associated with a traumatic posterior knee dislocation: a case report. N. Van Opstal, P. D’Hooghe, J. Bellemans;  Folia Traumatologica Belgica 2005.

 

Traumatic talus extrusion: case reports and literature review. N. Van Opstal ,G. Vandeputte. Acta Orthop Belg 2009 75(5);699-704.

 

Metal allergy in total knee arthroplasty. Revision of a Ti-6Al-4V tibial baseplate with a customized zirconiumoxide implant: case report. N. Van Opstal, F. Verheyden. Acta Orthop Belg 2011 77(5):691-695.

 

The effect of surgical management of scoliosis on pulmonary function and quality of life in Duchenne muscular dystrophy. N. Van Opstal, C. Verlinden, J. Myncke, N. Goemans, P. Moens. Acta Orthop Belg 2011 77(5):659-665.

 

Partial resection of the PCL insertion site during tibial preparation in cruciate-retaining TKA. Feyen H, Van Opstal N, Bellemans J. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2012 April 22 (Epub ahead of print).