MD Aviation
Dr Bernard Couillard, Civil Aviation Medical Examiner in Quebec City

A former air navigator and Royal Canadian Air Force doctor for over 25 years, Dr. Bernard Couillard is a professional in aviation who offers its services as a medical examiner to all professionals and enthusiasts of civil aviation. Dr. Bernard Couillard offers initial and renewal certification examinations in accordance with the standards established by Transport Canada. By making an appointment at the MAClinique d’aviation civile clinic located in Quebec City, you will benefit from a complete examination in a single visit a competitive price.

Who is the Civil Aviation Examination for?

All professionals and enthusiasts of civil aviation! Whether in a professional or recreational setting, a medical examination with a Civil Aviation Medical Examiner (CAME) is a prerequisite. All civil aviation examinations are regulated by Transport Canada and are conducted in accordance with aviation medical standards.


Depending on the type of permit or licence required, the examinations are categorized as follows:

Category 1
Commercial Pilots
Category 2
Air Traffic Controllers
Category 3
Private Pilots, Students
Category 4:
Recreational (glider, ultra light)

What should you bring to your civil aviation medical examination?

What to bring on the day of your medical:

Your aviation medical certificate (if you have one)

Your identity document (driver’s license or health insurance card)
Your glasses (do not wear contact lenses on the day of your exam)
Your complete list of medications
Any other medical document you consider relevant

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to write to us at:

What services are included in the medical evaluation?

With Dr. Bernard Couillard’s team, you benefit from a one-stop service. All exams required to obtain or renew an aviation medical certificate are performed on site at the clinic, the same day and in a single consultation.

 Services available on site:

  • Medical interview with the medical examiner
  • Complete physical examination
  • Eye examination
  • Hearing examination/audiogram
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • Urine test
  • Blood samples and other diagnostic tests (if necessary)

Make an appointment online with Dr. Bernard Couillard

To renew or obtain your aviation medical certificate in Quebec City, make an appointment now with Dr. Bernard Couillard, Civil Aviation Medical Examiner (CAME).

 Online appointment scheduling is available for all new clients, as well as for those who have already done business with us.

If you are already registered: enter your email address and password, and click on “Log in”.
If this is your first visit: create your own account for free.
If you have any questions or difficulties with online appointment scheduling: write to us at:

MAClinique d’aviation civile

725 Boulevard Lebourgneuf, suite 220
Ville de Québec, QC, G2J0C4