To maximize everyone’s safety, the following steps will occur before, during, and following your orthodontic visit.
Prior to your visit:
During your visit:
After your visit:
We were already practicing most of these measures prior to the dental office closures in mid-March, and they were well received by patients and family members.
We look forward to returning to normal circumstances, but please be aware that many of these new standards will become permanent. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us here. Your health and safety are our main concerns!
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is central to responding to this threat and a good source of information. More information regarding how to protect yourself can be found on their website.
The CDC provides dentists with a list of Standard Precautions, which we have followed for years and will always continue to follow. Their guidelines are instrumental in keeping our patients and staff safe as well as preventing the spread of any infection. Additional resources:
Be assured your health and safety will continue to be our top priority as this situation develops!
Dr. Jeff Schur