About us

Who are we?

The BGS is the national organization of Belgian ophthalmologists who are particularly interested in glaucoma. It currently has 226 members, i.e. 147 Dutch-speaking and 79 French-speaking ophthalmologists.
The BGS was founded in 1991 and is a non-governmental and non-profit organization that aims at keeping the public and professionals informed on all aspects of glaucoma.


Membership is reserved for ophthalmologists. You can become a member of the BGS by paying the yearly membership fee of € 50.
To join us, click here. Enter your log-in for the Ophthalmologia website in the field at the top of the page and click on the link in the Membership line.

Board members

Ingeborg Stalmans President
Philippe Kestelyn sr Vice-president
Kathy Hondeghem Secretary
Nathalie Robe-Collignon Treasurer
Veva De Groot
Adele Ehongo
Philippe Kestelyn jr
Stefan Kiekens
Sayeh Pourjavan
Sara Van de Veire
Evelien Vandewalle