We hope you and your family are in good health. Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to resuming our normal habits and routines. While many things have changed, one thing has remained the same; our commitment to your safety.
Infection control has always been a top priority for our practices and you may have seen this during your visits tour office. Our infection control processes are made so that when you receive care, it's both safe and comfortable. We want to tell you about the infection control procedures we follow in our practice to keep patients and staff safe.
Our offices follow infection control recommendations made by the American Dental Association (ADA), the U.S. Centers for Disease control and Prevention (CDC) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), we follow the activities of these agencies so that we are up to date on any new rulings or guidance that may be issued. We do this to make sure that our infection control procedures are current and adhere to each agencies recommendations.
You may see some changes when it is time for your next appointment. We made these changes to help protect our patients and staff. For example;
Our office will communicate with you beforehand to ask some screening questions. You'll be asked those same questions again when you are in the office. We have hand sanitizer that we will ask you to use when you enter the office. You will also find some in the reception area and other places in the office for you to use as needed.
You may see that our waiting room will no longer offer magazines, children toys, and so forth, since those items are difficult to clean and disinfect. Appointments will be manged to follow for social distancing between patients. That might mean that you're offered fewer option for scheduling your appointment.
We will do our best to allow greater time between patients to revue waiting times for you. As well as to reduce the number of patients in the reception area at any one time.
We look forward to seeing you again and are happy to answer any questions you may have about the steps we take to keep you and every patients safe in our practice. To make any appointment, please call our office at 559-224-0103.
Thank you for being our patients. We value your trust and loyalty and look forward to welcoming back our patients, neighbors and friends.
Dr. Mehdi and team
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