• Aesthetic surgery

    Aesthetic surgery is aimed at correcting deformities, i.e. variations from the normal which may be constitutional (e.g. a big nose, small breasts...) or acquired (sagging of the face with age...).
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  • Reconstructive surgery

    Reconstructive surgery is performed to treat body structures affected aesthetically or functionally by congenital defects, developmental abnormalities, trauma, infections, tumours or disease.
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Welcome to the website of the

Royal Belgian Society for Plastic Surgery

RBSPS - Official portal of plastic surgery in Belgium.

The Royal Belgian Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery is the scientific organ of this discipline in Belgium. Our society incorporates exclusively officially accredited plastic surgeons or trainees. Here you will find, among other things, the answers to most questions that patients rightly ask themselves before considering or having reconstructive or aesthetic plastic surgery performed. A handy overview of these questions can be found in our recommendations.

Find a plastic surgeon

Are you looking for a certified plastic surgeon? Find here a list of plastic surgeons - reconstructive and aesthetic - who are recognized by the Belgian Ministry of Health. The list is presented alphabetically, by location and by hospital. No other information than the one mentioned will be communicated by e-mail.


Latest news

Press release in French after programme "Questions à la Une": confusion between proven risks and damage attributed to breast implants

Ce mercredi 16 octobre, le programme de la RTBF « Questions à la Une » s’est intéressé aux implants mammaires. Parce que beaucoup de fausses nouvelles concernent ce sujet, la RBSPS avait accepté d’être interviewée dans le cadre de ce reportage. En participant au programme, nous avons voulu contribuer à une information correcte et scientifiquement prouvée, dans l’intérêt des femmes qui portent un implant mammaire ou qui l’envisagent. 


Helpful hints

It is important for you as a patient to be well informed about the training and skills of the relevant Plastic Surgeon and our society would like to guide you in this.
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The popularity of plastic surgery has only increased in recent years, as has the emergence of commercial clinics. It is more important than ever to be well informed about a surgical procedure as well as about your surgeon.
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