Dr. Trudeau is a general surgeon who has been working with the Chicoutimi Hospital team since 1999. He received his medical degree in 1993, and completed his surgical residency in 1998 at the Université de Montréal.
While maintaining a high level of clinical activities, he pursued his medical training to acquire advanced skills in laparoscopy and endoscopy (ERCP). These skills allow him to offer state-of-the-art techniques in a region where autonomy of care is paramount. Dr. Trudeau participates in training medical students rotating in surgery and surgical residents as a clinical teaching professor affiliated with the Université de Sherbrooke and the Université de Montréal.
Dr. Trudeau was Chief of the Division of General Surgery for 10 years before becoming Chief of the Department of Surgery for 4 years in Chicoutimi. An avid user of new technologies, he is the co-founder and has been managing the Clinique de chirurgie du Saguenay since 2010.