Chantal Frigon, M.D., M.Sc., F.R.C.P. Pediatric Anesthesiologist

Pediatric Anesthesiology

Hospital information

Academic appointments 

Director of the Acute Pain Service



DEC (Pure and Health Sciences) Cegep André-Laurendeau Lasalle, Quebec, Canada

Medical Degree 

Medicinae Doctor (M.D.) University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada


Residency in Anesthesiology. University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada


Fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesia, University of Washington, Division of Pediatric Anesthesia, Seattle, Washington, USA


M.Sc. (Epidemiology), University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA


Research interests 


Selected publications 

Frigon C, Loetwiriyakul W, Ranger M, Otis A. An Acute Pain Service Improves Postoperative Pain Management for Children Undergoing Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy. Pediatric Anesthesia 2009; 19(12)1213-1219.

Abulhasan Y, Buu N, Frigon C. Perioperative Use of Dexmedetomidine in an Infant with Familial Dysautonomia. British Journal of Anaesthesia 2009; 103(3): 413-5.

Frigon C, Sedeek K, Poulin C, Brown K, Farmer JP. Does ketamine affect intraoperative electrophysiological monitoring in children undergoing selective posterior rhizotomy? Pediatric Anesthesia 2008; 18(9):831-7.

Otis A, Bonnici A, Lasalle M, Kudirka D, Frigon C, McGillivray D, Brouillard J, Desparmet J. MUHC Pediatric Opioid Therapy Guidelines (Ref. :070253), 2008.