French GP, 98, has no plans for retirement

Dr Christian Chenay clocks up around 60 hours of work a week

His patients and a love of medicine have kept France’s oldest working doctor practising as a GP at 98 years of age.

Dr Christian Chenay
Dr Christian Chenay. Photo: Facebook

Based in the low-income southern suburbs of Paris, Dr Christian Chenay has even outlasted his own son, also a doctor, who retired at 67. 

“I couldn’t possibly give up work,” Dr Chenay tells the Guardian. “How can I stop when there