Drs. Elyse Verboom, MSc (Netherlands) – Medical advisor
Drs. Elyse Verboom, MSc (Netherlands)
Drs. Eylse Verboom, Msc, has been working in the Erasmus MC Sophia Children’s Hospital since 2015. From 2016 to 2021, she studied to become a general paediatrician. In 2021, she began her sub-specialism in paediatric haematology and shared care paediatric oncology.
Since 2021, she has also been a part of the multidisciplinary WEVAR team (Working group for Vascular Abnormalities Rotterdam), together with paediatric dermatologist Suzanne Pasmans and paediatric surgeon Hester Langeveld. In 2022, after a year of collaboration with Peter de Laat, Elyse Verboom took over his role in the WEVAR team.
In the last 20 years, more than 1500 children with a vascular abnormality have been seen at the multidisciplinary WEVAR outpatient clinic. All new patients are seen in joint consultation with a paediatrician, paediatric dermatologist and paediatric surgeon in order to reach the correct diagnosis and to determine a follow-up plan. Elyse Verboom’s WEVAR area of interest is the systemic treatment of blood vessel malformations and blood vessel tumours in children.