The specialists

Dr Jean-Louis Tixhon

Doctor Jean-Louis Tixhon

Professional training

  • Master’s degree in sports medicine from the Faculty of Motor Science  ; (Université Libre de Bruxelles, 2012-2015 ), magna cum laude
  • Degree in General Medicine (Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1985)
  • Diploma in occupational medicine (Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1985-1987), cum laude
  • University diploma in Acupuncture and reflexotherapy (Lille University, 1998-1990)
  • Diploma in mesotherapy (Belgian Chamber of Mesotherapy, 1985)
  • Diploma in tropical medicine (Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine, 1985)
  • Touch for Health training course in kinesiology (Institut Belge de Kinésiologie, 2010)
  • Member of the (Belgian) French Society of Medicine and Sports Science since 2016
  • Member of the Belgian Association of Acupuncturists since 1992
  • Placement lead for final year students on the Complementary Master’s Degree in Osteopathy (Université Libre de Bruxelles, 2011 to date)
  • Accredited licensed general practitioner, with continuing training (from 2000 to date)

Publications

  • Tennis elbow in tennis players: evolution of forehand and backhand gestures, biomechanical aspects, isokineticism, histology, evolution of equipment (rackets, stringing, balls), treatment for tendinopathies (ULB, 2015)
  • Study of gestures, postures and arduousness of work done by cable workers for Belgacom (ULB, 1986)