The Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc is one of the largest university hospitals in Belgium. We offer a wide range of care and internationally renowned specialists.


With its many medical departments, centres of excellence and laboratories, the Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc offer patients comprehensive, transversal and multidisciplinary care… all in the same hospital.

International patients

For all questions please, contact the International Office.

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Our centres of excellence

Adult living donor liver transplant

Given the shortage of available organs, living donor liver transplant is an alternative to be considered, particularly for international patients.

The Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc have more than 30 years’ experience of liver transplantation. Between 1984 and 2017, more than 1,300 adult liver transplants were carried out here. 

At-risk pregnancies and complicated births

The Mother and Baby Department at the Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc has all the infrastructure needed to deal with every type of critical situation before, during and after birth.

A pregnancy is said to be “at-risk” when a specific situation or condition may affect the health of the mother or the baby and/or impact on the normal development of the pregnancy. The most common risk factors are:

Cardiac diseases

A full range of surgical and non-surgical treatments.

Eye Cancer

Recognised for its expertise in the treatment of eye cancer in general and retinoblastoma in particular.


Offers all types of dialysis currently available.

Drug-resistant epilepsy

Epilepsy affecting nearly 1% of the population.

Infertility treatments

At the forefront of treatment for male and female infertility.

Knee arthroplasty

450 knee replacements are carried out each year.

Liver transplants for children

Internationally recognised expertise in paediatric living donor liver transplants.

Living donor kidney transplant

Living donor kidney transplants since 1963 with an almost 100% succes rate.


Renowned worldwide for the quality and complexity of its procedures.

Paediatric congenital heart diseases

Internationally renowned for the treatment of cardiac malformations.

Pancreatic disease in children

The Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc offer advanced endoscopy techniques for the treatment of pancreatic disease in children.

The pancreas is an organ of the digestive system. Among its different functions, it secretes substances that aid good food digestion. It is connected to the intestines by the pancreatic duct.

Reconstructive and plastic surgery

The Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery at Saint-Luc University Clinics offers a full range of surgical reconstruction. It is therefore able to treat many pathologies through an integrated, multidisciplinary and personalised approach.

Stem cell transplants

At the leading edge of cell therapy and stem cell transplantation in particular.

Osteoarticular and prosthesis–related infections

The Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc offer a multidisciplinary, coordinated approach to the treatment of bone, joint and joint prosthesis infections.

More than half of osteoarticular infections stem from the fitting of a hip or knee prosthesis. This type of infection can also occur following a fracture or be blood-borne. Every year, the Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc’s Infectious Orthopaedic Surgery Unit treats around 150 cases, including patients from abroad.

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