3890 Dunn Avenue, Suite 903

Virtual Consultation

Simply email us photos and any questions you have regarding your teeth. We will review your photos and recommend the best treatment plan possible. Use the photos on this page as an example of photos so we can best evaluate you. If you can’t take them all, that is fine. If we need more information, we will contact you.

Intro

When emailing you photos and concerns be sure to include:

  1. Your name
  2. Patient name
  3. Your zip code
  4. Contact phone number
  5. Reason for seeking a virtual consultation

To use the virtual consultation option you must be 18 years old or older.

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When we send you an email, or you send us an email, the information that is sent is not encrypted. This means a third party may be able to access the information and read it since it is transmitted over the Internet. In addition, once the email is received by you, someone may be able to access your email account and read it.

  • HIPAA stands for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
  • HIPAA was passed by the U.S. government in 1996 in order to establish privacy and security protections for health information
  • Information stored on our computers is encrypted.
  • Most popular email services (ex. Hotmail®, Gmail®, Yahoo®) do not utilize encrypted email.
  • When we send you an email, or you send us an email, the information that is sent is not encrypted. This means a third party may be able to access the information and read it since it is transmitted over the Internet. In addition, once the email is received by you, someone may be able to access your email account and read it.
  • Email is a very popular and convenient way to communicate for a lot of people, so in their latest modification to the HIPAA act, the federal government provided guidance on email and HIPAA.
  • The guidelines state that if a patient has been made aware of the risks of unencrypted email, and that same patient provides consent to receive health information via email, then a health entity may send that patient personal medical information via unencrypted email.
  • For more information visit https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2013-01-25/pdf/2013-01073.pdf.

 

* By sending a request for a virtual consultation with the email you are accepting the terms and conditions of utilizing non-encrypted email to communicate health information.