Civil Aviation Examination

UOHS offers Civic Aviation Examinations by a medical examiner certified by the Canadian government to conduct pilot medical examinations. In order to fly in Canada, you must apply for an Aviation Medical, regardless of whether you are a student pilot, licensed pilot or air traffic control. 



What to Expect

Your appointment with a Civil Aviation Medical Examiner (CAME) will include a complete physical examination and eye exam.  Examinations are offered in French, English and Spanish.

How to Access

Anyone can schedule an appointment for a Civil Aviation Examination.  To book an appointment, you may contact us by phone at 613-564-3950, or visit one of our clinic locations.

How to Prepare

Please arrive 30-40 minutes before the scheduled appointment in order to properly complete the preparation.

Please bring your logbook and your prescription glasses and contact lenses. You will also be asked to remove your contact lenses temporarily so bring your case and solution.

Important Information

It is important to note that this visit is not covered by student fees or provincial health plans so you will have to pay for your visit. Consult our Fees page.


Wait time

Approximate Wait time at Walk-in Clinic

Please consider making an appointment with your family doctor for non-urgent issues

Hours of Operation

Walk-in Clinic
100 Marie Curie, Ottawa

Monday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 2 PM
Sunday: 10 AM - 2 PM*

*Summer Hours: The Walk-in Clinic will be closed on Sundays from June 4th to August 27th

Important Walk in appointment information for Rideau Clinic location


300-100 Marie Curie Pvt
Ottawa, ON
K1N 6N5

Tel: 613-564-3950

Fax: 613-564-6627

After Hours Access to Care

Patients registered with a family doctor at UOHS

In case of emergency, always dial 911. THAS connects you to a nurse who can provide medical advice, or, if appropriate, provide access to a family health team doctor or suggest that you go to emergency.


Patients not registered with a family doctor at UOHS – Ontario residents

In case of emergency, always dial 911. Telehealth Ontario is a free service that allows Ontario residents to speak to a Registered Nurse with their medical questions any time of the day or night. This could be when you're sick or injured but aren't sure if you need to see a doctor or can treat the situation at home.


Patients not registered with a family doctor at UOHS – Quebec residents

In case of emergency, always dial 911. Info-Santé 8-1-1  is a free and confidential telephone consultation service that puts you in contact with a nurse in case of a non-urgent health issue.

Info-Santé 811

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