Dr Jean Papacotsia

Medical Examiner

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A warm, friendly and personalized approach in an increasingly virtual and technological world, Dr Papacotsia will be happy to help you obtain the required medical certifications.

Dr Papacotsia has 25 years of experience as an Emergency Room physician and in aeromedical transport. He holds a Private Pilot License and certifications in hyperbaric medicine, marine pleasure craft operation and scuba diving. A well-travelled doctor, he has done several humanitarian missions with Doctors of the World as well as numerous sailing and airplane expeditions. You can trust him to provide a service that is focused on your needs.




Medical examiner for civil aviation and marine transportation.

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Civil aviation

Initial examination and renewal for categories 1 to 4.

For an in-person initial or renewal exam, make an appointment at one of our two clinics by email or phone.

For renewals, a quick and practical telemedicine appointment is available under certain conditions:

  • this is not an initial visit
  • your health status has not changed since the issuance of your last medical evaluation
  • you are not taking any new medications
  • you have no symptoms of pain, discomfort or concerns about your current health condition
  • Transport Canada does not ask you for a medical test or report on a regular basis

*Note: Transport Canada does not require an electrocardiogram for telemedicine renewals

If you qualify, contact Dr. Papacotsia using the form below.

Initial exam and renewal for marine transportation

Whether for an initial exam or for a renewal, make an appointment at one of our two clinics by email or phone.

**You will need your CDN candidate number
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Marine transportation

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Scuba diving

Initial exam and renewal for professional and recreational divers.

To make an appointment, contact one of our two clinics by email or phone


Your clinic visit includes the following exams:

  • Detailed questionnaire
  • Complete physical examination
  • Eye examination including color vision
  • Urine analysis

It could also include, depending on your category and your health status:

  • Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • Audiogram (hearing test)


Two locations to better serve you, competitive rates, and personalized service.
Convenient, fast, and efficient appointments, and Dr Papacotsia will send you your renewal certificate by email.
By Interac transfer. You will receive your receipt by email.
Our rates vary between $160 and $300, depending on the requested category and your health status. Contact us for details.
We accept payment in cash or by credit card. In the latter case, a 3% fee will be added.


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Make an appointment

Island of Montréal and North Shore


Clinique ArtMedic

5777, boul. Gouin O, Suite 240, Montréal

514 303-6777 info@cliniqueartmedic.com
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South Shore of Montréal


Collège Air Richelieu

5800, Route de l'Aéroport, St-Hubert

450 445-4444, option 2


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Copies of your aviation document or your medical certificate (page with your photo, page with the yellow restrictions box and page with your last renewal stamp). If applicable, attach a copy of your latest renewal certificate. Accepted formats: .png, .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg.

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Contact Dr Papacotsia

Are you eligible to renew your medical license via telemedicine?

Fill out the form below to make an appointment.