DOUGHERTY ORTHODONTICS
COVID-19 POLICY & PROCEDURES

Dougherty Orthodontics

Great news! Dougherty Orthodontics is thrilled to announce that our office is open!

We have missed seeing all our wonderful patients and look forward to treating you and your family members once again. Please wait for our team to contact you directly in regards to your next appointment date & time.

Our team is, and has always been, dedicated to providing the highest quality orthodontic care in a safe and healthy environment.

In order to maintain the health and safety of our patients and team, please read through the following measures, outlined below, that we are taking in our office for all appointments.

We will keep you updated as things progress!

Thank you for understanding and adhering to these enhanced health and safety protocols. We are taking extreme measures to ensure both your safety and the safety of our team. We have always and will continue to follow the CDC guidelines with proper office protocols and universal precautions to ensure we are providing the safest place for your orthodontic care. Although some things in our office may look a little different at your next appointment, you can guarantee that keeping you safe will continue to be the our top priority!

  • Our clinical team will have protective masks
  • We thoroughly clean in and around the area of patient care with cleaners that do kill COVID-19
  • Our treatment chairs now have barriers between them to minimize the spreading of aerosols during certain orthodontic treatments – it’s like your very own private consult room!
  • We now have autoclavable (steam sterilized) keyboards for further protection

We are doing everything we can to protect you and your family, as well as our staff and their families. It is our priority that our practice remains a very safe space to continue to administer orthodontic care. Please contact our office if you have any questions regarding the above Covid-19 policy information. If you have a question about your next appointment in regards to scheduling, please wait for our team to contact you directly to provide you with your next appointment date & time. Thank you!

COVID-19 POLICY & PROCEDURES

DOUGHERTY TEAM
SAFETY

  • Protective masks & PPE gear worn at all times
  • No sick employees at work
  • Gear will be washed and sanitized daily
  • Autoclavable (steam sterilized) keyboards

DOUGHERTY PATIENT
SAFETY

  • Sanitize upon entry and exit of the office
  • Please wear a mask upon entry and exit of the office
  • All necessary forms will be completed digitally
  • Communication via phone and text for next appointments, payment etc

DOUGHERTY OFFICE
SAFETY

  • Deep cleaning & sanitizing surfaces and common areas often and between patients
  • Masks worn in the office at all times by the team and patients
  • Drive-in and text/call check-in
  • Digital online forms
  • Treatment chairs now have barriers between them to minimize the spreading of aerosols during certain orthodontic treatments – it’s like your very own private consult room!