Francois Sestier, MD, PhD, FRCPc, FACC, CIME
Cardiology - Cardiovascular Disease Independent Medical Exams, Disability Evaluations Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Sestier has been hired as an expert in Cardiology in the domain of disability and liability. He also has been an expert in the domain of life insurance, critical illness Insurance and travel insurance. He is also an expert for life expectancy and work life expectancy calculation. He has been hired as an expert by public and insurance companies, on both the plaintiff side and defence sides. He testified more than 50 times in front of administrative and civil Courts.
Dr. François SESTIER graduated from medical school in Nancy, France, 1967, where he obtained certification in cardiology, pneumology, occupational medicine and aeronautical medicine. In Canada, since 1973, he obtained a Quebec certification in cardiology (CSPQ), and a fellowship in cardiology of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (FRCPc); he also obtained a PhD in Experimental Medicine (McGill, 1977). He is staff cardiologist at CHUM, Hôtel-Dieu, Montreal, medical director ofQuebec Blue Cross since 1985 and medical director and vice-president of OptimumRe since 2002. He obtained his American Board of Insurance Medicine (1995), and his American Board of Independent Medical Examiner (2011). Dr. Sestier is a past president of CLIMOA (1996-1997), the Canadian Life and health Medical Officer Association, past-president of CSME (2011-2013), the Canadian Society of Medical Evaluators, past president (2010-2012) of AIDC, the world association of medical experts); he is Professor ...