Anesthesiologist | Pain Management Doctor
Jean-Pierre Van Buyten, MD, PhD is currently the Chairman of The Multidisciplinary Pain Management Center in VITAZ Hospital in Sint-Niklaas, Belgium and consultant Pain Management at TRAINM Clinics in Belgium and the Netherlands.
He is the Principal Scientist and co-founder of Man & Science, a company developing medical devices for headache and facial pain.
He is a founding member of the Benelux Chapter of the International Neuromodulation Society, Chairman of the executive board of the European Continuing Medical Training, a non-profit organization which organizes more than 40 meetings and workshops per year for education in the field of neuromodulation in the European Union. He is also a member of the Belgian Pain Society, and founding member, past President and currently member of the board of VAVP (Vlaamse Anesthesiologische Vereniging voor Pijnbestrijding).
Dr. Van Buyten is an active researcher in the field of neuromodulation and pain management for many decades and has published a number of scientific publications in many scientific journals. His PhD thesis was on ganglion stimulation in chronic pain. He serves in many advisory boards of medical device companies. Dr. Van Buyten is lecturing on Pain Management in most of the international congress’s all over the globe.