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COVID-19

INFORMATION

​the health of all of our patients and staff is extremely important to us.

 

If you think you have Coronavirus, please contact our office before coming to in-person care.

Coronavirus is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel (new) Coronavirus.

We are staying up-to-date with the CDC Guidelines and will update this site if any situation changes.

Symptoms

COVID-19 patients have reported a wide range of symptoms – from mild symptoms to severe.

Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms or combinations of symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever

  • Cough

  • Difficulty breathing

Or at least two of these symptoms:

  • New loss of taste or smell

  • Fever/Chills

  • Muscle pain

  • Headache

  • Sore throat

  • Purple or red bumps on toes, hands or feet

If you are experiencing these symptoms, or have any other unusual symptoms, please contact our office.

*PLEASE CALL 911 IF YOU EXPERIENCE ANY OF THESE SEVERE SYMPTOMS:

  • Severe shortness of breath

  • Chest pain or pressure

  • Bluish lips or face

 

our office Precautions

The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. We practice being safe and we offer some tips on how you too can stay healthy and safe during this pandemic:

  • Take common-sense preventive actions to stop the spread of germs/virus

  • Practice social distancing

  • Call the office before an appointment if you feel that you may have Covid-19 symptoms

  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth

  • Cover your mouth and nose with a cloth face cover when around others

  • Cover coughs and sneezes and then immediately wash your hands

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds

  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick

  • Stay home if you are sick, except to get medical care

Dr. Ward services the Frisco, The Colony, Little Elm, McKinney, Plano, Prosper, and other surrounding areas.