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Prof. Dr. Joep Knol is an abdominal surgeon, who performs most of the operations in the abdomen but is most specialized in bariatric and colorectal surgery.

Although he operates on a daily base in the ZOL hospital in Genk and Maaseik, he also operates on a regular base in the University hospital in Catania, Italy.

He is also appointed as a clinical professor at the UHasselt and he teaches minimal invasive colorectal surgery to national and international visitors.

As a passionated presenter at several surgical conferences and as co-founder of the iLappSurgery Foundation he tries to contribute to better teaching of other surgeons.