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Featured Clinics


January 17, 2018
Dr Lyddell

January 26, 2018
Dr Mrazik

April 25, 2018
Ms Wilson
Occupational Therapist



January 17, 2018
Dr Lyddell



January 16, 2018
Mr Cheesman
Occupational Therapist

Disability Blog

CPP Benefit Claims – Does Choosing Your Own Doctor Affect Your Success?


Any person who makes a claim for Canada Pension Plan (CPP) disability benefits must supply medical evidence...

Limitation Periods in Long-Term Disability Claims – Usanovic v. Penncorp


Earlier this year, the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled that disability insurers in Ontario do not have...

How Does a Recurrent Disability Provision Work?


If an insured returns to work full time after a gradual return to work program or on a trial basis and...

The Difference Between Long & Short-Term Disability


Many workplaces or private insurance plans provide their employees with short and long-term disability...

What is an Offset?


What does the term “offset” mean and how does it apply to a long-term disability claim? ...

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.

Contact Us
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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