Our Mission is to Provide Comprehensive and Defensible Assessments
Dr. Harold Becker is the founder and Medical Director of Omega Medical Associates, a multidisciplinary assessment centre specializing in the evaluation of catastrophic impairment as well as complex medicolegal disability. He is the Past President of the Medico-legal Society of Toronto and is a well-known and frequent speaker at insurance industry and medicolegal conferences on the subject of Catastrophic Impairment.
Dr. Becker has over forty years of experience working as a primary care physician. He presently holds an appointment of Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto.
Dr. Becker represented the Ontario Medical Association consulting to the Minister of Finance and chaired the working group that wrote the Catastrophic Assessment Guidelines implemented in Ontario in 2001. He was appointed by the Minister of Finance to take part in the Minister’s Advisory Panel to Re-Assess the Definition of Catastrophic Impairment under Bill 59 in 2000. Dr. Becker’s extensive background as well as more than 20 years experience in the interpretation and use of the AMA Guides 4th edition since 1996 has provided him with a unique and unparalleled perspective on the assessment of Catastrophic Impairment in Ontario.
Our team of physicians are integral to the assessment process as they are involved in all aspects of a case from intake to service and report completion.
Clients receive direct access to clinicians who can review your case and determine appropriate assessment and treatment recommendations to help in the health management of your client.
Collaborative Team Approach
Our multidisciplinary team members work collaboratively to ensure clients undergo a comprehensive and holistic evaluation.
Omega Medical is conveniently located in the Highway 401 and DVP corridor with ground floor access and ample outdoor and covered parking. Our offices are also accessible by TTC.
Omega Medical is composed of a specialized multidisciplinary team of experienced evaluators who can assess clients of any age including paediatrics, adolescents, and geriatric clients.
Many of our assessments are covered by Insurers. Our team can facilitate funding where requested and appropriate.