**UPDATE (as of March 30, 2020): To avoid the progression of COVID-19, we have been advised by the American Dental Association and the Illinois State Dental Society to only see emergency patients through April 8th. Dr. Schumacher is available to answer any emergencies and patient needs through this time and we have limited hours. Our number one priority is always the health and safety of our patients and employees. THANK YOU for your patience and understanding. We are all in this together. Be safe, keep smiling!!
Your health and the health of our staff are of the utmost importance. To ensure your health and the health of our staff, we do follow usual universal precautions in our operatories and office. Additionally, every half hour to an hour we wipe down the waiting room and common spaces with disinfectant.
For the protection of all our patients and staff due the recent outbreak of coronavirus, we are requesting the following:
If you have an illness or are exhibiting symptoms, we recommend you cancel and reschedule your dental appointment. Some illness and symptoms include:
- • a cold or the flu
- • fever or nausea
- • severe headaches or body aches
- • muscle or stomach pain, chest pain or difficulty breathing
- • vomiting or diarrheav
- • active tuberculosis (TB)
- • mumps, measles, chickenpox
- • other contagious disease
Please notify our staff before your appointment if you or someone you are in close contact with have recently traveled to one of the countries with large outbreaks of COVID-19 (ex. China, Italy, Iran, South Korea) or if you have been exposed to someone else who was diagnosed with COVID-19 or who was quarantined as a precaution.
If you are healthy, there’s no need to cancel your regularly scheduled dental appointment.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us immediately. The below links provide additional information regarding the coronavirus:
- • World Health Organization (WHO): https://www.who.int
- • Centers for Disease Control (CDC): https://www.cdc.gov
Our team will continue to monitor the situation and provide updated information when warranted. Thank you for your patronage.
WHO WE ARE
Dr. Laurie Schumacher welcomes you to her dental practice. Your health and comfort are always the top priority. We are confident in providing our patients quality dental services in a pleasant and comfortable environment. Dr. Laurie Schumacher is committed to continuing education and learning to deliver the latest products and procedures to her patients.
We thank you for allowing us to take care of your dental needs and look forward to serving you.
about our practice and our team.
Referrals of your family and friends are always welcome and appreciated!