Southwest Michigan Dermatology Portage, MI
Telehealth Video Visits
Telehealth Video Visits – From the Comfort of Your Home!
We are happy to announce Telehealth Video Visits in response to the government mandate during the Covid-19 pandemic. This allows you to convert an in-person visit into a video visit through your mobile devise. Our providers are committed to continuation of care and safety for our patients and staff. Video visits provide you with direct contact to our provider from the safety of your home.
What types of visits or services can be seen with Telehealth?
- New Visits
- Established Visits
- Most Dermatology Concerns
- Spots of Concern
- Medication Checks
What are the advantages to a Telehealth Video Visit?
- Face-To-Face contact with a provider.
- Scheduled appointment times.
- Visits done from the comfort of your home.
- During the Covid-19 crisis most Insurance Carriers are approving Telehealth Visits as a covered benefit.
What do I need to know before I schedule a Telehealth Video Visit?
- Telehealth Video Visits can be done from:
– iPhone – Using FaceTime
– Android – Using Google Duo
- Schedule appointment times that are started by our medical assistants.
- One-on-One – Face-To-Face time with the provider to address your concerns.
- Find a well lit area private room for your visit.
- Limit distractions or other noises.
- If your area of concern is in a hard to see place (your back), a second person at your visit may be helpful.