Keeping Our Patients Safe
t’s understandable that you may have concerns about coming to the dental office during the 2020 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic—but it’s also important to not put your oral healthcare needs on hold. If you need an appointment with us our doctors are here for you. If you need a consultation we also have telemedicine options so you can see our doctors from home.
Our office has a long-standing reputation for maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety, and the pandemic has not changed that. Learn more about steps we are taking in our office to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and provide the safest possible environment for our patients and staff.
Once open and available , as directed by the state of New York, we have implemented rigorous measures and infection control protocols to ensure your safety, including the following:
assessing patients and staff for COVID-19 symptoms prior to arrival
assessing patients and staff for COVID-19 symptoms at arrival
staff COVID-19 testing
taking temperatures of both staff and patients
restricting the number of visits to our office
requiring all staff and patients to wear masks
keeping our waiting areas as empty as possible
air purification systems with Medical Grade H13 Filters (higher rated than True HEPA)
high Speed Evacuation for both isolation and aerosol control
Constant scheduled office disinfection
Insurance and financial related inquiries handled virtually before your visit
Please note that limiting the number of visitors to our offices helps us to maintain safety standards. Adults may not be accompanied to their appointment unless our staff determines it is medically necessary, and children may be accompanied by only one adult caretaker
Not only are we committed to keeping you safe throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, we are maintaining the superior quality standards required by our federal and state professional laws. We encourage you to call our office with your questions.