One of the consequences of the social distancing required to control COVID-19 has been the expanded availability of telemedicine services. Fortunately, patients will enjoy the added convenience and time saving, possible with telemedicine, long after this pandemic is cured. In conjunction with our website, we are now offering tele-surgical consultations and follow-up care.
Some conditions will always require the experienced “hands on” of a surgeon for proper evaluation. These include: examination of breast lumps, and evaluation and management of wounds and leg ulcers. However, the long waits in crowded doctors offices can now largely be eliminated with the help of this new “tele-technology”