Admission at 14.00 at the hospital. Preoperative exams, blood analysis, ECG (electrocardiogram), chest x-ray and x-rays of hip are done. Admitted at the orthopaedic ward or short stay at the “Jan Palfijn” hospital.


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Anca Medical Center location at Sint-Martens-Latem (Deurle)


Anca Medical Center
Xavier de Cocklaan 68/1
9831 Sint-Martens-Latem (Deurle)


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Car Rentals

If there is a chauffeur travelling with you, you could also rent a car as alternative.
The desk for car rentals can be found at the Arrivals corridor of the airport. They are open from 06:30 till 23:00.

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Dimensions of Seats



Sizes are given for different Airlines


Width of the seat in centimeters


Distances between chairs in centimeters (with respect to legspace)


Max. degrees, or centimeters the back rest can pull down (sleep position). 90 degrees, or 100 cm = flat position

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Stay at the Hospital

There are no family accommodations available in the Jan Palfijn Hospital at Gent. Family member of patients are referred to hotels or bed-and-breakfast accommodations in the neighborhood of the hospital.

Hotel Accommodations

You find a complete overview of hotel accommodations around Ghent at:
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