Charles de Mestral
Dr. Charles de Mestral is a graduate of the general surgery and vascular surgery training programs of the University of Toronto. During his general surgery residency, he completed a PhD in health services research and economic evaluation focusing on emergency surgical care.
Dr. de Mestral conducts research on clinical effectiveness as well as the provision, quality and cost of surgical care. His work at ICES focuses on the epidemiology, patterns of care, long term outcomes and costs of vascular disease in Ontario (e.g. aortic aneurysms, carotid and peripheral atherosclerotic occlusive disease, varicose veins, vascular injury).