About Us

Brigham and Associates, Inc. provides evaluation services nationwide, assessing complex issues often associated with workers’ compensation, personal injury, automobile casualty and long term disability cases. The founder, Christopher R. Brigham, MD, is regarded as one of the nation’s leading authorities on the use of the AMA’s Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment and serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the AMA Guides Newsletter.  He was Senior Editor of the AMA Guides, Sixth Edition, and has authored over two hundred articles.

Our team is compromised of the nation’s leading physician experts. Our clients include attorneys (defense and plaintiff), insurers, corporations, non-profit entities, governmental agencies and health care providers.

Brigham and Associates, Inc. has established standards of excellence with the review of over thirty thousand cases. Our programs provide accurate assessments adapted for all state and federal workers’ compensation programs, Defense Based Act, Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Act, international law and bodily injury claims. We have been involved in cases in all states and serve as consultants internationally (including Canada, Australia, Hong Kong and Italy).

We are unique in that our physician consultants are involved in editing or writing the AMA Guides; our opinions are authoritative.