Ortho4vets Academy will support you, as a veterinarian surgeon, during your learning process into the veterinary orthopaedic surgery. Shearing experiences & learning is our main goal during workshops. Drylabs and/or wet labs are integrated. After a workshop, you must feel comfortable to start using the technique.

Interested in one of our future workshops, let us know. We keep you updated.

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Maarten Lejaeghere

15 years of sales & marketing support into the Veterinary Market, with more than 10 years focus on veterinary orthopaedic surgery.
After 10 years of distribution of orthopaedic instruments & implants via Orthopaedics.be, since September 2019 the activity of Orthopaedics.be was acquired by Maarten and relaunched under the name of Ortho4vets.

Yves Samoy

  • EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Member of ECVSMR
  • Boardmember ECVSMR
  • 2003 graduation Dr. Med. Vet.
  • 2011 graduation PhD
  • The developing surgeon behind the TTA Rapid technique
  • In charge of the Rehabilitation & Physiotherapy Unit at Ghent University
  • Author or co-author of several orthopaedic publications in international journals

Geert Verhoeven

  • EBVS® European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
  • Member of ECVS
  • 1993 graduation Dr. Med. Vet.
  • 2008 graduation DECVS
  • 2011 graduation PhD
  • Visting Professor Faculty Veterinary Medicine Ghent University since 2013
  • Senior Staff member Algemene Dierenkliniek Randstad Borsbeek

Stijn Samoy

Stijn Samoy has more than 10 years of experience as Surgery Theatre Manager at University of Ghent, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Small Animals. In this function he’s responsible of the equipment.

During the workshops, Stijn will organise the “setting”. So the correct instrument will be at the correct moment and place.

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Workshop TPLO

Workshop TPLO

Workshop TPLO

2 days workshop will be organised, Thursday 26th & Friday 27nd of March 2020.

During this workshop, you'll be guided into the technique of TPLO via lectures, Drylab (Saw Bone) & a Wetlab.

Attached please find an invitation & the agenda of the workshop.

Via the buttom hereunder "I want to inscribe", you can finalise and ensure your participation for this workshop.

Number of participants is limited to 20.
Workshop fee: 1.350€ ex vat.

Small Animal Arthroscopy Course

Small Animal Arthroscopy Course

Small Animal Arthroscopy Course

Small Animal Arthroscopy Course

February 5th - 7th 2020, the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Ghent University organizes an intense Small Animal arthroscopy course in a State of the Art centre used for Robot surgery in humans (https://www.orsi-online.com/en).
Tutors are Bernadette Van Ryssen, myself and Geert Verhoeven.

More information and registration can be found on this link:

For basic and more advanced surgeons who want to improve their arthroscopc skills.
A unique opportunity to practice your arthroscopic skills under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Bernadette Van Ryssen

3 Days of practical training

5 wetlabs, 1 dry lab

Elbow, shoulder and stifle joint

Lectures of experts in the field and case-based discussions combined with over 10 hours ofhands-on wet lab sessions will provide participants with a basic, fundamental knowledge of the arthroscopic approach of several joints, learn them to interpret diagnostic findings and train them to perform the most common artrhoscopic treatment techniques.

I’m interested in future Courses and Training



Exploratie van het Knie-Gewricht? Imbricatie? Meniscus release? Flo Teugel? Patella Luxatie? ... Deze cursus is geschikt voor iedereen die geïnteresseerd is in de technieken ter behandeling van het kniegewricht

Iets voor u? Nog niet zeker, maar wel geïnteresseerd.
No stress, geef ons via onderstaande button uw contactgegevens, volledig vrijblijvend.

Wij houden u op de hoogte zodra wij weten wanneer de volgende "kniedag" ingepland zal worden.

TTA Rapid workshop

TTA Rapid workshop

Sure we'll schedule another workshop TTA Rapid.
When? We have now idea yet.

Of course we'll send you an invitation.

Please give us your contact details via the bottom "I'm interested".

Todays' training is tomorrows' glory.

Locking Plate Fracture Management

Locking Plate Fracture Management

Interested in fracture management:

Decision making
Planning (positioning and measurements x-rays)
Plate fixation

A drylab (sawbone) & wetlab (kadaver) will be integrated in the workshop

Give us you contact details via the button "I'm interested".

We'll send you an invitation for the next workshop

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