We are committed to providing you the best eye care possible even during these unprecedented times of COVID-19 pandemic. We are taking every precaution to make sure that your visit to our office is safe and comfortable. We are following strict guidelines to ensure your safety. We have instituted the following procedures:
-Cleaning our equipment and all common surfaces to the highest standard.
-Requiring all patients and staff to wear a mask or face covering.
-Requiring strict hand washing guidelines.
-Requiring all patients to reschedule if you, or your companion, are having fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, or loss of smell and taste. Please also inform us if you’ve been exposed to someone (e.g. family member) infected with COVID during the past month.
-Using protective screens as appropriate.
-Requiring social distancing in our reception area.
-Please do not have more than 1 person accompany you, and only if necessary
-Providing telehealth options when appropriate.
Please be assured that your health and safety are our top priority. We look forward to continuing to provide you the same expertise and level of care as always in a responsible and safe environment. We have always made cleaning and disinfecting a top priority at our practice. With the onset of the Coronavirus, please be assured that we are going above our normal cleaning protocols and all staff is wearing appropriate PPE during office hours to safeguard everyone's health. We have a new seating arrangement in the waiting areas and will limit number of people in the office so to follow all social distancing protocols.
Given the length of this pandemic, we are offering all regularly scheduled follow-up patients a telemedicine visit to give you an opportunity to discuss any issues with the doctor and decide on an appropriate and safe time for your in-office follow up appointment. Please be aware all regular yearly appointments are being rescheduled. If you have a non-urgent issue that you would like to discuss with the doctor, please call our office to schedule a telehealth appointment at 301-587-1220 and we will direct you to the doxy.me link for the doctors below.
For existing patients of Dr. Gupta ONLY please use the following link: https://doxy.me/drarushagupta
For existing patients of Dr. Yau ONLY please use the following link: https://doxy.me/drthomasyau
For existing patinets of Dr. Lyons ONLY please use the following link: https://doxy.me/
For existing patinets of Dr. Friedlaender ONLY please use the following link: https://doxy.me/
Please DO NOT contact us via the patient portal.
We appreciate your understanding and cooperation during this difficult time, we hope to welcome you back to our practice as soon as it's safe to do so.
Drs. Yau, Gupta, Lyons and Friedlaender.