drs. M.H. (Mark Hans) Emanuel

Assistant Professor - medical
drs. M.H. (Mark Hans) Emanuel
  • Reproductive Medicine & Gynecology - Medical

Research Programs

Child Health



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.


Research Output (63)

Septum resection in women with a septate uterus:a cohort study

Rikken J F W, Verhorstert K W J, Emanuel M H, Bongers M Y, Spinder T, Kuchenbecker W, Jansen F W, van der Steeg J W, Janssen C A H, Kapiteijn K, Schols W A, Torrenga B, Torrance H L, Verhoeve H R, Huirne J A F, Hoek A, Nieboer T E, van Rooij I A J, Clark T J, Robinson L, Stephenson M D, Mol B W J, van der Veen F, van Wely M, Goddijn M 30 apr 2020, In: Human Reproduction. 35 , p. 1578-1588 11 p.

Clinical Aspects of HyFoSy as Tubal Patency Test in Subfertility Workup

Exalto Niek, Emanuel Mark Hans 8 jul 2019, In: BioMed Research International. 2019

Septum resection in women with a septate uterus: a cohort study

Rikken J. F., Verhorstert K. W., Emanuel M. H., Kuchenbecker W. K., Jansen F. W., Torrenga B., Schols W. A., Verhoeve H. R., Hoek A., Clark T. J., Stephenson M., Mol B. W., Van der Veen F., Van Wely M., Goddijn M., Bongers M. Y., van der Steeg J. W., Janssen I. A. H., Kapiteijn K., Torrance H. L., Huirne J. A. F., Nieboer T. E., van Rooij I. A., Robinson L. jul 2019, In: Human Reproduction. 34 , p. 25-25

The persisting challenge of Asherman's syndrome

Emanuel M. H. jul 2019, In: Human Reproduction. 34 , p. 98-98

The pathophysiology of the septate uterus: a systematic review

Rikken J. F. W., Leeuwis-Fedorovich N. E., Letteboer S., Emanuel M. H., Limpens J., van der Veen F., Goddijn M., van Wely M. 1 jan 2019, In: BJOG - An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 126 , p. 1192-1199 8 p.

Congenital Uterine Malformation by Experts (CUME):diagnostic criteria for T-shaped uterus

Ludwin A, Coelho Neto M A, Ludwin I, Nastri C O, Costa W, Acién M, Alcazar J L, Benacerraf B, Condous G, DeCherney A, De Wilde R-L, Diamond M P, Emanuel M H, Guerriero S, Hurd W, Levine D, Lindheim S, Pellicer A, Petraglia F, Saridogan E, Martins W P 2019, In: Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 55 , p. 815-829 15 p.

The randomised uterine septum transsection trial (TRUST):Design and protocol

Rikken J. F.W., Kowalik C. R., Emanuel M. H., Bongers M. Y., Spinder T., De Kruif J. H., Bloemenkamp K. W.M., Jansen F. W., Veersema S., Mulders A. G.M.G.J., Thurkow A. L., Hald K., Mohazzab A., Khalaf Y., Clark T. J., Farrugia M., Van Vliet H. A., Stephenson M. S., Van Der Veen F., Van Wely M., Mol B. W.J., Goddijn M. 5 okt 2018, In: BMC Women's Health. 18

Congenital Uterine Malformation by Experts (CUME):better criteria for distinguishing between normal/arcuate and septate uterus?

Ludwin A., Martins W. P., Nastri C. O., Ludwin I., Coelho Neto M. A., Leitão V. M., Acién M., Alcazar J. L., Benacerraf B., Condous G., De Wilde R. L., Emanuel M. H., Gibbons W., Guerriero S., Hurd W. W., Levine D., Lindheim S., Pellicer A., Petraglia F., Saridogan E. 1 jan 2018, In: Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 51 , p. 101-109 9 p.

AAGL practice report:practice guidelines on intrauterine adhesions developed in collaboration with the European Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (ESGE)

Abbott Jason A., Munro Malcolm G., Singh Sony S., Scheib Stacey, Jackson Tiffany R., Jansen Frank, Chahine E. Britton, Deans Rebecca, Emanuel Mark Hans, Di Spiezio Sardo Attilio, Campo Rudi, De Wilde Rudy Leon, 1 dec 2017, In: Gynecological Surgery. 14

A revised prediction model for natural conception

Bensdorp Alexandra J, van der Steeg Jan Willem, Steures Pieternel, Habbema J Dik F, Hompes Peter G A, Bossuyt Patrick M M, van der Veen Fulco, Mol Ben W J, Eijkemans Marinus J C, , Emanuel MH 1 jun 2017, In: Reproductive Biomedicine Online. 34 , p. 619-626 8 p.

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