• Operations in Antwerp (Belgium)

Dr Bart van de Ven

Dr Bart van de Ven is a maxillofacial surgeon specialized in facial feminization surgery. His facial feminization practice is based in Antwerp (Belgium). He is the only surgeon in the world whose work consists of nothing but facial feminization surgery. He operates transwomen and genetic women.

Dr Bart van de Ven is trusted because he takes the time to get to know each patient personally, their reasons for having surgery, their concerns and desired outcomes, which he can deliver without unexpected ‘surprises’. His patients know him as a kind and caring professional. 

Upcoming consultations

• Every Monday en Wednesday afternoon and Friday morning—Antwerp (Belgium, homebase)

  • Saturday February 20, 2016—London
  • Sunday February 21, 2016—London
  • Saturday February 27, 2016—Munchen
  • Sunday February 28, 2016—München
  • Saturday March 12, 2016—London
  • Sunday March 13, 2016—London
  • Saturday April 9, 2016—Berlin
  • Sunday April 10, 2016—Berlin
  • Saturday April 23, 2016—London
  • Friday May 20, 2016—New York
  • Saturday May 21, 2016—New York
  • Saturday May 28, 2016—London
  • Sunday May 29, 2016—London
  • Saturday July 2, 2016—London

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Why FFS with Dr Bart?

  • Belgium in the hart of Europe—Operation in Antwerp (Belgium), one hour flying from London
  • Language—Belgians are multilingual, so is our staff. All Belgians speak english, most speak some German.
    Dr Bart speaks fluently English, German (studied in Germany) and Dutch.
  • State of the art hospital with experienced and dedicated staff.
  • Exceptional Experience—Dr Bart is the most active, experienced and innovative FFS surgeon in the world (4-5 FFS operations a week).
  • Talent—Dr Bart is a talented surgeon with courage, triggered by challenge and with an open mind for solutions. His talent together with his experience have created the exceptional craftsman he is in the field of facial feminization.
  • Consistency—Consistently good and predictable results.
  • Natural Result—As conservative as possible, as aggressive as needed but always aiming at a natural result.
  • 100% Dr Bart—Dr Bart van de Ven has no residents. He does the operation 100% himself, with the same two fantastic nurses Els and Karen.
  • Passion—Dr Bart really cares for his patients and is enthusiastic about his work. The result of your surgery matters as much to him as to you. He seeks for perfection, with commitment for every single detail.

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Opera star operated by Dr Bart van de Ven

A beautiful love story of Lucia Lucas and her wife Ariana. Lucia is an American opera star that transitioned from male to female. She had her FFS with Dr Bart van de Ven and is living in Germany.

Before and after pictures and testimonial of Lucia Lucas