Covid-19 Update

DENTISTRY FOR NORTHERN MICHIGAN, PLLC
FAMILY, COSMETIC & SEDATION DENTISTRY

PAUL GUY STERNHAGEN, DO S, FAGD, FDOCS
DENTISTRYNM.COM, [email protected]
932 EAST EIGHTH STREET, TRAVERSE CITY, MI 49686, PHONE: 231-947-8586, FAX: 231-947-8115

November 20, 2020

We at Dentistry For Northern Michigan, PLLC take your health very seriously. That is why we continue to monitor the situation regarding the COVID-19 virus.

In order to ensure the safety of our patients and dental team members, we are following the American Dental Association and Michigan Dental Association guidelines, regarding COVID -19,  We are asking that you please wear a mask, we will greet you in the pateint waiting area, take your temperature, provide hand sanitizer and ask that you please:  Notify us if within 14 days prior to your appointment you have tested for the virus, been exposed to anyone who has tested for the virus and/or tested positive and/or experienced any symptoms of:  sore throat, loss of smell/taste, shortness of breath and cough.  As well as if you and/or you have been exposed to anyone who has traveled outside of our area .  

We are thankful to be able to continue to care for our patients Monday - Thursday.  As it is the Holiday Season, and if we are out of the office:  If you are a patient of Dentistry For Northern Michigan, PLLC and you are having a dental emergency, please contact our office. We will have instructions for contact on our voice mail.

In order to ensure the safety of our patients and dental team members, we continue to closely adhere to the CDC's guidelines regarding sterilization and sanitizing. The U.S. Center for Disease Control recommends the following measures to reduce the risk of contracting COVID-19:

· Avoid contact with people who are sick.

· Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.

· Stay home when you are sick.

· Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, throw the tissue in the trash and wash your hands.

· Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after using the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing or sneezing.

Please know that we will continue to monitor developments and will communicate with you as necessary. Thank you and let us know if you have any questions.

Sincerely,

Dentistry For Northern Michigan, PLLC