About Us

For over 25 years Western Medical Assessments has been providing Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs) to insurance companies, employers, and lawyers (both defense and plaintiff). Our extensive network of senior medical and paramedical specialists provide the authoritative evidence-based opinions that support optimal outcomes. To maintain our ethical obligations we do not provide any treatment services. WMA's continual focus on innovation effectively responds to the constantly changing needs of our clients.


Roger G. Hodkinson


Dr Hodkinson (or “Roger” as he prefers to be addressed) is the CEO of Western Medical Assessments, and has been the Company’s Medical Director for over 20 years. He received his general medical degrees from Cambridge University in the UK and then became a Royal College certified pathologist in Canada (FRCPC) following a residency in Vancouver, BC.

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Ana Calado, COO

Ana Calado is the Chief Operating Officer of Western Medical Assessments, and the
driving force behind the day to day operations of the company. Ana contributes valuable perspectives that were gleaned during her fifteen year career as a senior manager with Sun Life Financial.

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About Us

Western Medical Assessments (WMA) provides expert medical assessment services to insurance companies, lawyers (both defense and plaintiff) and employers. Our reputation as one of Canada’s most respected disability assessment companies is premised on our trusted network of thousands of clinical experts — mostly specialists — across all medical disciplines (physical and psychological). We’ve been entrusted to complete 63,000 independent medical examinations (IMEs) as our clients appreciate our medical direction, evidence-based medical opinions and complete independence from any ethical conflicts of interest.

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17204 106A Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta
T5S 1E6

Tel 780.433.1191
Toll-Free 1.800.290.2189
Fax 780.433.1127
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