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 (M.A., M.B., B. Chir) and then became a Royal College certified pathologist in Canada (FRCPC) following a residency in Vancouver, BC.
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.
Immediate access to senior management:
Dr Roger Hodkinson, Medical Director & CEO
Ana Calado, COO
All appointment arrangements/logistics
No treatment services are offered --
we believe that would be a conflict of interest
Representing defence and plaintiff interests
Useful and Neutral
supportable evidence-based expert opinions
all questions answered in clear lay language
Evaluations – lower cost tools to address
specific case management decisions
Assessments – higher cost opinions for
complex cases with detailed documentation
review and open-ended questions
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.