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Notice to Our Patients on the Coronavirus Outbreak

Piedmont Orthopedics | OrthoAtlanta continues to follow CDC guidelines to help prevent exposure and spread of the COVID-19 virus. We have implemented visitor restrictions limiting the number of people in the waiting area and exam rooms and request all visitors wear a mask.  All employees will wear a mask and be screened daily. We are taking these measures to protect the safety of our patients and our staff.

Guidelines for Those Seeking Care

At Piedmont Orthopedics | OrthoAtlanta, we are monitoring COVID-19 closely, including evolving local and state guidelines.  We continue to keep the safety and well-being of our patients, physicians and staff as our highest priority while also remaining here to take care of your needs.

We have implemented visitor restrictions and screenings.  Please note:

-> If you have a fever, respiratory symptoms, flu-like symptoms, have a loss of taste or smell, or are feeling ill in any way please contact us to reschedule your appointment.

-> If you have recently traveled outside of the country or anywhere in the US with a known COVID-19 outbreak, please reschedule your appointment.

-> If you have had direct contact or live with someone who has tested laboratory positive, please reschedule your appointment.

-> If you have been tested for COVID-19 and are positive or pending results, you will need to reschedule your appointment. If your results are negative, you may proceed with your appointment.

-> If you have questions about an existing medication, please call your local Piedmont Orthopedics | OrthoAtlanta office.

-> We ask that you only bring essential caretakers/family members to your appointment. If possible, we request that children not come to the clinic at this time unless to receive medical care themselves.

We require each person wear a mask or other face covering while in the office.

To cancel or change your appointment, please call your local OrthoAtlanta office, or 770-953-6929. We are happy to reschedule your appointment or schedule a Telehealth Virtual Visits.

Telehealth Virtual Visits

Telehealth Virtual Visits are now available for all patients.  See a physician online in the safety and comfort of your own home. Learn More

Thank you for choosing Piedmont Orthopedics | OrthoAtlanta as your healthcare provider. This situation is changing on an ongoing basis; we will continue to update you as new and pertinent information is available. We are doing all we can to keep you and everyone in our communities safe and healthy.

Sincerely,

Your Piedmont Orthopedics | OrthoAtlanta Healthcare Team

Updated 6/29/2020

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