About AMAguides.com

Brigham and Associates, Inc. is dedicated to improving health care, disability, and claims systems to help ensure that accurate decisions are made, quality care is delivered, and function is the focus. We accomplish this through consultation, speaking, training, and writing. Consultation services range from case analysis to system process. We apply best practices as reflected in evidence-based medicine and current national guidelines.​

Please note that this site, amaguides.com, and Brigham and Associates, Inc., are independent of the American Medical Association (AMA). The training program and resources provided are neither endorsed nor sponsored by the AMA, and the opinions and content of the training presentations and learning content represent the views of the presenters and are not necessarily the views of the AMA, particularly on matters of medical policy.

Established in 1996

For a quarter-century, we have been committed to improving the ability to reliably assess and manage health and disability issues.

Our Goal

Our goal is to have us all — including those who are injured and ill — experience joyful, productive lives. 

Our Leadership:

Christopher R. Brigham, MD

Dr. Brigham is a thought leader on human potential and dis/ability. He is the Editor of the AMA Guides Newsletter and Casebook and Senior Contributing Editor for the AMA Guides, Sixth Edition. He has written over 300 peer-reviewed articles and is an accomplished professional speaker. 

We’re Here for You

We understand critical issues associated with health and disability, including the assessment of clinical aspects, causation, apportionment, impairment, and workability. We are dedicated to providing better outcomes.