COVID-19 UPDATE

In an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID‑19, West Michigan Orthopaedics has implemented the following precautionary measures.

Face Covering

All patients and visitors must wear a face covering when entering our office.  Masks, bandanas, scarves or cloth can be used.

Waiting Room

For the safety of our patients and staff, we ask that patients wait in their vehicles until the physician is ready for their x-ray or evaluation.  Please contact our office at 616.949.8945 upon arrival to check-in.

Symptom Screening

If you answer YES to any of the following questions within 72 hours of your appointment, please call 616.949.8945 to reschedule.

  1. Do you have, or have you had recently, symptoms of COVID-19 infection such as fever, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, or new loss of taste or smell?
  2. Have you or someone you have recently been in contact with received a confirmed diagnosis of COVID-19?
  3. Are you or someone you have recently been in contact with awaiting COVID-19 test results?
  4. Are you or someone you have recently been in contact with currently quarantined?

Visitors

A patient may be accompanied by no more than one adult support person.  The individual must be free of any COVID-19 symptoms.

Telemedicine

West Michigan Orthopaedics offers telephonic appointments in lieu of in-office appointments when possible.  Please contact our office at 616.949.8945 if you would like to discuss this option.

Thank you for your understanding and compliance to these guidelines as we work together to combat the spread of COVID-19 and ensure the highest level of health and safety for our patients, staff and community!