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Medical Inadmissibility for Immigration in Canada – Case Study

The client was sponsoring his father from Kuwait, and his father was deemed medically inadmissible due to a prior heart condition and major surgery.  The Officer had sent a letter notifying that he was going to refuse the application.

How Niren & Associates Helped

With our firm’s help, the client was able to present strong and convincing arguments as to why the Officer should not refuse his application to sponsor his father. In the end he was successful, and was able to bring his father to Canada!

Testimonial

Angela was great in helping us and meet our short timeline to submit the documents to CIC. We had a medical issue on our parent’s immigration application and she put together a very good package with nicely written cover letter and immigration finally accepted our argument and passed the medical. Very professional.

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About Michael Niren

Michael is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association’s Citizenship and Immigration Section and the Associate Member of the American Bar Association. Read more

10 thoughts on “Medical Inadmissibility for Immigration in Canada – Case Study

  1. Harsha

    I have avasculor necrosis of both my hips and recently underwent core decompression on the left side. The pain disappered and movements completly restored this is done to halt the damage to the joint and delay replacement by some time THIS TIMEFRAME IS UNCERTAIN MAY BE 5 YRS OR MORE THAN 20 YRS. My right hip even though necrotic is fine without any pain or symptoms. What are my chances I can clear medicals.

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    1. Immigration Lawyers

      Hi Harsha,

      Thank you for contacting us at VisaPlace! We can certainly let you know your chances, but first, we have to take a closer look at you and your case. Hiring an immigration lawyer will help you get answers to all of your questions, plus it will increase the chance of getting a visa approved. Please, complete this form for me http://www.visaplace.com/immigration-assessment/ it is just a quick and easy way for me to learn more details about you and your situation so that I will be able to advise you accurately and determine the best avenue for us to take to give you the best legal advice.

      The above response is for informational purposes only and does not form a lawyer-client relationship nor should it be construed to be legal advice.

      Reply
  2. Jason

    To whom it may concern
    I am interested in applying for permanent residency. I am currently an international student in Canada. My concern is that I have HPV(three genital warts) and I recently did two knee surgeries which wont have to be repeated and I have resumed normal activities(walking, swimming, running, etc). Can this be a cause for medical inadmissibility?

    Regards

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    1. Immigration Lawyers

      Hi Jason,
      Thank you for your inquiry, I’m glad you contacted us! I’m sorry to hear about your health issues that have held you back. There are several ways to obtain permanent residency with a medical issue. I do need to take a closer look at your case. Hiring an immigration lawyer will help you get answers to all of your questions plus it will also increase the chance of approval of the visa you are inquiring. Please, complete this form for me http://www.visaplace.com/immigration-assessment/ it is just a quick and easy way for me to learn more details about you and your situation so that I will be able to advise you accurately and determine the best avenue for us to take to give you the best legal advice.

      The above response is for informational purposes only and does not form a lawyer-client relationship nor should it be construed to be legal advice.

      Reply
  3. Gaurav Goel

    Hi… I am a Software Engineer and have Hemophilia A (a genetic disorder not communicable), is it feasible that my immigration to Canada (PR) will be Accepted?

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    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Gaurav. Yes it is feasible if there are no other inadmissibilities, and that your genetic disorder will not be seen as a burden to the Canadian health care system. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-416-410-7484 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

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  4. ASH

    Hi. I’m a medical doctor from south Asian country . I’m HIV positive, on treatment and in good health. My wife is a nurse. We have a kid. Is there any possibility for my wife to immigrate to Canada and me to come with her an a dependent. Thanks

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Ash. We have dealt with many cases where the immigration was held up because of a medical inadmissibility. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to get all the details from you and your wife about your current situation, and plan the best strategy for you. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

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  5. Mira Freiwat

    Hello Chris,

    Thank you for your post. I am sorry to hear about the refusal of your application, but I am also happy to hear that in terms of your health you are stabilized. It is unfortunate that you were unaware of some steps that you could have gone and taken to appeal that decision as I have personally consulted and retained an individual who was also diagnosed as HIV positive for an appeal on their applications and luckily we were able to help them have that refusal overturned. We deal with hundreds of medical inadmissibility cases here and we are blessed to have a great team of lawyers and legal specialists to help applicants to either appeal or reapply successfully.

    Chris, I really want to help you and I want to hear all about your immigration history and to inform you of all the options available to you. Please do contact our office and book a consultation so that I can explore those possibilities with you. MF

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  6. Chris

    I applied as a live-in caregiver applicant 2010 hired by my sister in Canada who is a Canadian citizen and when i reached the medical screening test I was diagnosed as HIV positive-I am on ARV started last 2012 but I was never got sick or hospitalized. I was denied due to medical inadmissibility last 2013. Now my father who is a Canadian citizen would like to petition me as an immigrant, I am 33 years old, single/never married. Is there a possibility that i can be an immigrant and stay in Canada and will not be denied again?

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