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COVID-19 AND OUR CLINIC

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  • We are following all local Public Health guidelines and will only schedule patients who pass screening criteria. 

  • Staff and Doctors will clean their hands before and after every patient interaction. 

  • Hand sanitizing stations are available at clinic entrances and must be used by anyone entering the clinic. 

  • Optometrists and staff will wear personal protective equipment (PPE) covering their mouth, nose, and eyes when interacting with patients and social distancing cannot be maintained.  

  • Anyone entering the office who is older than 2 years old must wear a mask. 

  • Every device or appliance (including eyeglass frames) that comes into contact with a patient will be disinfected before use by the next patient. 

  • Optometrists and their staff will not present to work when ill with symptoms of infection.  

  • Barriers have been installed at reception, slit lamp, and optical tables to help provide protection in areas where staff will be spending more time with patients

  • Dispensing services (spectacles & contact lenses pickups) will be by appointment, and direct delivery will be used when it is appropriate.

  • NEW: We now have a Quartz Air HEPA air filtration system in our waiting room to help purify the office air.  

  • NEW: Each exam room is now equipped with a Blue Air Filtration system.

Below are the Covid-19 protocols and procedures we have implemented