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Mark Hans Emanuel

Assistant Professor - medical


Mark Hans Emanuel MD(with honours) PhD was trained at the Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam. Since 1992 he was working in the Spaarne Hospital (University of Amsterdam) as a staff consultant gynaecologist and board certified trainer. Since 2016 he works in the University Medical Center in Utrecht (The Netherlands).

In 1998 he wrote his PhD-thesis entitled: Submucous Myomas and Abnormal Uterine Bleeding; epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment. His special field of interest is diagnosis and treatment of the uterine cavity (ultrasonography and hysteroscopy).

He is a specialist in advanced hysteroscopic surgery and he is directing an International Referral Center for advanced hysteroscopic surgery and Asherman Syndrome. He is a former Board Member of the Dutch Society of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (NVOG) and the International Society for Gynecological Endoscopy.

He was a joining FIGO Menstrual Disorders Committee Meetings on fibroids.

Recently he was appointed as visiting professor at the University of Ghent (Belgium).

He was awarded as Dutch Inventor of the Year for the development of Hysteroscopic Morcellation or Tissue Removal Systems. He won several awards from The Society of Reproductive Surgeons and The American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists.

He holds three patents related to Hysteroscopic Morcellation, Gel instillation Sonohysterography and Hysterosalpingo Foam Sonography respectively.


Recent publications

Hormonal support in women with Asherman syndrome does not lead to better outcomes Miriam M F Hanstede, Karlijn J van Stralen, Jan F M Molkenboer, Sebastiaan Veersema, Mark Hans Emanuel
Reproductive medicine and biology, 2023, vol. 22
Live births after Asherman syndrome treatment Miriam M F Hanstede, Eva van der Meij, Sebastiaan Veersema, Mark Hans Emanuel
Fertility and Sterility, 2021, vol. 116, p.1181-1187
Septum resection in women with a septate uterus J F W Rikken, K W J Verhorstert, M H Emanuel, M Y Bongers, T Spinder, W Kuchenbecker, F W Jansen, J W van der Steeg, C A H Janssen, K Kapiteijn, W A Schols, B Torrenga, H L Torrance, H R Verhoeve, J A F Huirne, A Hoek, T E Nieboer, I A J van Rooij, T J Clark, L Robinson, M D Stephenson, B W J Mol, F van der Veen, M van Wely, M Goddijn
Human Reproduction, 2020, vol. 35, p.1578-1588
Septum resection in women with a septate uterus: a cohort study J. F. Rikken, K. W. Verhorstert, M. H. Emanuel, W. K. Kuchenbecker, F. W. Jansen, B. Torrenga, W. A. Schols, H. R. Verhoeve, A. Hoek, T. J. Clark, M. Stephenson, B. W. Mol, F. Van der Veen, M. Van Wely, M. Goddijn, M. Y. Bongers, J. W. van der Steeg, I. A. H. Janssen, K. Kapiteijn, H. L. Torrance, J. A. F. Huirne, T. E. Nieboer, I. A. van Rooij, L. Robinson
Human Reproduction, 2019, vol. 34, p.25-25
The persisting challenge of Asherman's syndrome M. H. Emanuel
Human Reproduction, 2019, vol. 34, p.98-98
Clinical Aspects of HyFoSy as Tubal Patency Test in Subfertility Workup Niek Exalto, Mark Hans Emanuel
BioMed Research International, 2019, vol. 2019

External positions

Visiting Professor , Ghent Univ Hosp, Ghent University