IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY
Your health and safety is our highest priority. If you suspect you have Coronavirus, contact our office before seeking in-person care.
We are now offering virtual visits so you can see a doctor from the comfort and safety of your home.
Please stay focused on your health, continue to manage ongoing conditions and contact us with any questions about your care plan
What is Coronavirus?
Coronavirus is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel Coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China.
Current information shows that older adults and people with chronic conditions, such as heart disease, diabetes, and lung disease, are at higher risk of getting very sick from this illness. Although it is possible for everyone, including young people, to be affected, your individual risk is low. Similar symptoms may occur with the seasonal flu, so it is very important that you receive a flu vaccine.
People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness.
Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms or combinations of symptoms may have COVID-19:
Or at least two of these symptoms:
If you are experiencing these symptoms, or have any other unusual symptoms, contact our office.
*Emergency warning signs include difficulty breathing, persistent pain or pressure in the chest, new confusion, or bluish lips or face. If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately.
The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. We strongly recommend the following: