Dr Renee van Ganswijk graduated with a M.D. from the Universiteit Utrecht in 1980. She then continued with her ophthalmology training at the Universiteit Leiden where she qualified with a further degree in 1984.
Since 1985 Dr van Ganswijk has been in private practice in The Hague, including over ten years of which has been in combination with working at Bronovo Hospital in The Hague.
Dr van Ganswijk has been a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) for many years, together with the Nederlands Oogheelkundig Gezelschap (NOG) and has been working at the IHCH since 2011.