Teledentistry Policy and Conditions
Virtual consult/video conference and communications are provided as an alternative for the convenience of individuals seeking to communicate with our office and for the purpose of exchanging preliminary information. A thorough in-person consultation is required prior to undergoing any procedure. The virtual consult/video and communications do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Without a complete examination including digital radiography, the information provided during a virtual consult/video conference and communications does not constitute comprehensive dental advice. The virtual consult/video conference and communications are for informational purposes only and do not replace an actual physical consultation with the doctor. We reserve the right to amend any information, assessment, or recommendation given during a virtual consult/video conference and communications. We may also decline to perform any procedure in our professional judgment following an in-person consultation. Any information provided during a virtual consult/video conference and communications further shall not be deemed to be a promise, guarantee, or agreement to provide services. The individual understands that any health information they communicate or transmit during the virtual consult/video conference and communications and over the internet may may be available to or intercepted by third parties and thus not secure. Accordingly, you should inform our office whether or not there is information you do not wish to communicate via virtual consult/video conference without disclosing the nature of the information so as to maintain its confidentiality. Due to online risks, by participating in a virtual consult/video conference and communications, you understand and agree that your information may not be confidential and we shall not be held liable for any unauthorized access, use or disclosure of your personal health information. If there are any questions regarding this policy, you may contact us.