Dr. Steven HEYLEN


Staflid orthopedie



Schouder- en kniechirurgie




Orthopedisch chirurg Universiteit Antwerpen 2016

Bijkomende subspecialisatie in knie- en schouderchirurgie en sportchirurgie:

Senior Trainee Knie- en schouderchirurgie in West Suffolk Hospital University of Cambridge Associate Teaching Hospital (Engeland)
Fellowship Kniechirurgie in Sporthopaedicum, Regensburg (Duitsland)
Fellowship Knie- en schouderchirurgie in Ambroise Paré ziekenhuis Parijs (Frankrijk))
Fellowship Kniechirurgie in Lyon School of Knee Surgery, Hôpital de la Croix Rousse, Lyon (Frankrijk)
Fellowship Schouderchirurgie in Atos Klinik, Heidelberg (Duitsland)
Fellowship Schouderchirurgie in Ospedale D Cervesi, Cattolica (Italië)


• Heylen S, Michielsen J, Mahieu G et al. Recurrent chordoma of the L2 vertebra: a case report and review of the literature. Acta Orthop. Belg. 2010 ; 76 : 416-419
• Heylen S, Hubens G, Vaneerdeweg W. Giant adrenal myelolipoma: a case report. Acta Chirg Belg 2011;111:91-93
• Heylen S, De Baets T, Verstraete P. Closed total talus dislocation: a case report. Acta Orthop. Belg 2011 ; 77 : 838-842
• Van Den Bogaert M, Van Dijk M, Heylen S et al. Validation of a CT-based determination of the glenohumeral index. Acta Orthop Belg 2011 ; 77 : 167-170
• Verborgt O, Vanhees M, Heylen S et al. Computer navigation and Patient Specific Instrumentation in shoulder arthroplasty. Sports Med Arthrosc 2014;22:e42-e49
• Vanryckegem V, Vandeputte G, Heylen S. Remodeling of the proximal tibia subsequent to bone graft harvest : postoperative CT study. Foot Ankle Int 2015 Mar 3 (Epub Ahead of Print).
• Heylen S, Van Haver A, Vuylsteke K, Declercq G, Verborgt O. Patient specific instrument guidance of glenoid component implantation reduces inclination variability in total and revese shoulder arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2015 epub ahead of print
• Van Haver A, Heylen S, Vuylsteke K, Declercq G, Verborgt O. Reliability of glenoid component inclination measurements on  postoperative radiographs and computed- tomography based 3D models in total and reverse shoulder arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2015 epub ahead of print
• Atrey A, Heylen S, Gosling O, Porteous MJ, Haddad FS. The manufacture of generic replicas of implants for arthroplasty of the hip and knee: is it regulated and will it save money? Bone Joint J 2016 ; 98-B(7) : 892-900
• Heylen S, Foubert K, Van Haver A, Nicolai P. The effect of femoro-tibial component size mismatch on outcome in primary total knee replacement. Knee 2016 ; 23 : 532- 534