Dr. Simon Biron completed his medical degree in 1972 from Laval University and completed his surgical residency training at McGill University in 1977. Dr. Biron has work at Laval Hospital since 1978 and has served as the Head of the Department of General Surgery from 1993 to 2013.
Dr. Biron has been a Clinical Professor of Surgery at the University of Laval since 1981 and served as the Head of Division of General surgery from 2002 to 2012. He has been involved in the writing of approximately 130 articles and 15 books or chapters. Dr. Biron has been an invited speaker to many conferences and has presented numerous posters. He is the principal investigator in N.O.T.E.S. Dr. Biron has been a practicing bariatric surgeon since 1981 and currently sits on the Executive of the ASMBS Canadian Chapter.