Our retina specialists are board certified in ophthalmology, have completed a retina disease fellowship and have performed thousands of retina procedures. Our doctors and their staff share a common mission to provide the most up-to-date medical care in an environment that is compassionate and patient-centered.
The Taylor Retina Center is focused on the health and safety of our patients and staff as the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation develops. We want to assure you that we are taking all essential precautions and have protocols in place to help minimize any risk of infection, both inside and outside of our offices.
Please DO NOT ENTER our office if:
- You feel ill, have a fever, cough, chills, fatigue, shortness of breath, or any other symptoms of COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
- Any member of your household shows similar symptoms.
- You have been exposed to a person known to have tested positive for COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
- You have traveled recently to international or domestic endemic areas with COVID-19 (Coronavirus) cases.
Please CALL OUR OFFICE before seeking care here. Contacting our office in advance will ensure that you can get the care or instruction needed without putting others at risk.
Please call (919) 878-4060 or (252) 633-5100 in New Bern to speak to one of our staff members to reschedule your appointment.
We also recommend that you contact your primary care provider (PCP) by telephone for advice on the best method to get appropriate evaluation and management of your symptoms.
Your health is extremely important to us. We are following all CDC guidelines and are receiving daily updates about COVID-19. We will update this information as indicated.
What you can do to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and ALL respiratory illnesses:
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
- Stay home when you are sick.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissues in the trash.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
- If soap is not readily available, use an alcohol based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.
- Always wash your hands if visibly dirty.
We encourage you to visit the CDC website at the link below for up to date information on the outbreak, and answers to frequently asked questions.
Thank you for your cooperation