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

Thierry Zeyen President
Philippe Kestelyn Vice-president
Sayeh Pourjavan Secretary
Ingeborg Stalmans Treasurer
Adèle Ehongo Editor of the website
Veva De Groot
Kathy Hondeghem
Stefan Kiekens
Nathalie Robe-Collignon
Anna-Maria Stevens
Evelien Vandewalle
Sara Van de Veire