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    General practitioners on campus in Etterbeek

    You can make an appointment with a general practitioner at the University general medical practice on the campus in Etterbeek.

    All information on the University general medical practice

    General practitioners near our campus in Jette

    You can make an appointment with a general practitioner at the group practice Patio near the Brussels Health Campus in Jette.

    All information on the group practice Patio (website in Dutch)

    General practitioners outside office hours

    Outside office hours, you can also contact the Brussels Guard Service for urgent home visits.

    More information on the Brussels Guard Service

    Dentists on campus

    Both the Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus (Etterbeek) and the Brussels Health Campus (Jette) have a dental clinic.

    Update: new dentist!

    On 31 August 2020, the current dentists, Dr. Demiddeleer and Dr. Wambeke, will leave the group practice in the Schoofslaan. From 14 September on, Dr. Fabienne Craninx will take over. She speaks Dutch, English and French and you can already make an appointment with her by phone.

    Switch over

    According to privacy law, we will be asking all current patients if they wish to transfer their electronic dental records to Dr. Craninx.

    Request file transfer
    Dentist on the campus in Etterbeek
    in the University general medical practice at Schoofslaan nr. 8

    Make an appointment by phone
    +32 2 897 19 50

    Consultations by appointment
    & charged at national health service price
    Dentist on the campus in Jette
    In the Dental Clinic of the University Hospital (UZ Brussel)

    Make an appointment by phone
    +32 2 477 49 20

    Consultations by appointment
    & charged at national health service price

    Psychological help

    If you need psychological aid to help you with difficulties, you can find it both on campus as outside of campus. 

    Student psychologists

    You can contact the student psychologists for free to talk about difficulties you experience with studying or more general difficulties. The student psychologist will help you find a solution so you feel better again. 

    Centre for general wellbeing (CAW)

    Do you feel like you're losing control because something happened? You can contact someone at CAW for things like financial problems, relationship issues, divorce or anything related to stress, loss, loneliness or addiction. Perpetrators and victims of a crime can also receive guidance here. CAW also provides shelter for domestic violence.

    Contact someone for free via mail, chat, phone or make an appointment (website in Dutch).

    PhD students

    As a registered PhD candidate at the VUB, you can use the same mental health services as employees.

    You can find their contact details here.


    This centre can guide and advise you in case of unplanned pregnancy.

    About VUB-Dilemma

    With an open mind VUB-Dilemma can help you find a suitable solution for your specific situation. After a pregnancy test, you will have a conversation with a counselor of the psycho-social team.

    They can help you in all cases of unplanned pregnancy; whether you decide to keep the baby, give it up for adoption or want to terminate the pregnancy.

    +32 2 629 23 40
    Waversesteenweg 1055, 1160 Brussel (next to campus Etterbeek)
    www.vub.ac.be/over/sjerp (Dutch)


    The Kinetiek physiotherapy group practice offers spine rehabilitation, (top) sports rehabilitation and physiotherapy for extremities. 

    More Information

    Kinetiek Website
    U-Residence (1st floor), Campus Etterbeek

    for Extremities
    +32 2 629 27 41

    for Spine
    +32 2 629 23 33


     As an individual, as a club, as a trainer or supervisor you are welcome in the Brussels Laboratorium voor Inspanning en TopSport (BLITS) for professional advice.

    What does BLITS do?

    The Brussels Laboratorium voor Inspanning en TopSport (BLITS) offers professional advice and exercise tests, sport-specific field tests and sports medicine examination for recreational and professional athletes.

    More Information

    BLITS Website
    U-Residence (1st floor), campus Etterbeek

    +32 2 629 22 22.


    Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel

    UZ Brussel is a hospital which has its values focusing on one single objective: to provide patients with the best possible care. Because your care is our care.

    The hospital is part of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and is thus a university hospital. This means that it also has a teaching mission and conducts scientific research.

    Next to their services in the hospital, they also offer specialised care on the Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus.

    More Information

    UZ Brussel Website
    Brussel health campus - Laarbeeklaan 101 B-1090 Brussels

    +32 2 477 41 11


    On the Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus (Etterbeek)

    The UZ Brussel offers specialised care services near campus Etterbeek: urology and endocrinology-diabetology-nephrology. Consultations will be held at the University medical practice on Schoofslaan 8.

    • Urology consultations: every Friday 2 PM and 6 PM. Make an appointment via the UZ Brussel website. Charged at the national health service price.
    • Endocrinology-diabetology-dietician-nephrology consultations: every two weeks on Thursday afternoon. Make an appointment by phone via 02 474 90 34.