Name and Position

Dr Marc Van Leuven [FETCS]
Thoracic Surgery

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 286395
Fax Number: 01603 287882


Speciality: General Surgery

Sub-speciality :General Thoracic Surgery

Special clinical interests :

  • Thoracic Oncology
  • Endoscopy and stenting of airway and esophagus
  • Pleuropulmonary infection and inflammatory lung disease
  • Benign esophageal pathology
  • Anterior chest wall deformities

Research interests : results of surgery for bronchogenic, esophageal carcinoma ; benign esophageal pathology

Current membership(s) of professional National and Regional bodies: GMC, MDU, EBCTS [FETCS=Fellow of the European Board of Thoracic Surgery]

Professional profile :
K.U.Leuven Belgium [M.D. 1984]
K.U.Leuven residency(1984-1991) [General Surgery&General Thoracic Surgery]
Groote Schuur Hospital Cape Town [UCT] (1995-1996] Fellowship CT Surgery
University Hospitals Cleveland [CWRU] (1996-1997] Fellowship CT Surgery
Thoracic Surgery Frere Hospital [East London, South Africa](1998-2001]
Thoracic Surgery Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (2001- )

Personal profile : Dr. Van Leuven was born near Brussels in Belgium and therefore likes good food and drink. Likes music, travel and reading.