OLV Hospital Aalst, Belgium
OLV Hospital (short for Onze-Lieve-Vrouwziekenhuis) has a long-standing history of innovation and research. It is one of the best-known medical facilities in all of Belgium.OLV Hospital and its staff have earned an outstanding reputation in Belgium and across the world, particularly in the fields of cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, neurological surgery, and urology.
The Hospital has a total of three campuses, the main one being located in Aalst in between the cities of Ghent and Brussels. For your convenience, OLV Hospital is located only 20km from Brussels’ National Airport.
OLV Hospital is fully committed to continuously improving and updating the quality of its facility and staff members. Ongoing investments mean that OLV doctors are provided with the absolute latest in medical technology. The hospital is fully equipped with the most recent in medical imaging, robotic surgery, and brain lab technologies. Such advanced equipment will ensure that you receive the best in CCSVI treatment.
In 2009 the Hospital was completely renovated. A new 40,000m wing was added, thereby allowing the hospital to accommodate more day-care and short-stay patients. Also, just recently the OLV Hospital installed a sophisticated Cayin digital signage system in order to boost delivery of hospital information and to facilitate communication with physicians. Finally, OLV Hospital makes use of enhanced 3.0T MRI equipment when rendering advanced treatments.
For your information, here are some exceptional statistics on the OLV Hospital where you will receive treatment:
- Over 840 beds and 95 day-care beds
- Performs over 40,200 operations per year
- Employs over 2,500 medical experts for staff
- Has over 270 qualified physicians
- OLV is the 6th largest hospital in Belgium, excluding university facilities