Coronavirus Patient Policy

We have Good News for our patients and residents of New York.

The COVID-19 vaccination has brought us all closer to safety and normalization.

We still want to protect all patients, doctors, and staff. Please review our updated COVID policy below and call us with any questions or concerns.

There will be support staff to answer phone calls and receive requests.

For emergencies or acute eye/visual problems, please let us know promptly. If you are unable to get through, leave us a message and how to contact you and we will respond as soon as we can.

212-732-0073 or 718-358-5900

Our offices are OPEN and are fully operational.

Patients and staff will be required to wash hands and wear face masks before any interaction upon entering the office.

Any patients suspected of illness especially flu-like symptoms will not be seen unless they have an eye emergency such as red-eye, etc.

All patients must wear proper face masks or coverings that cover both the nose and mouth. ( Face masks will not be given out )

Unless needed, family members and/or aides may not be allowed in the examining areas.

There will be newly placed screens(invisible plastic) in the offices for the safety of patients and employees.

All patient chin rests and instruments are cleaned after each use including an hourly wash of surfaces.

Let our staff know if you’ve been vaccinated so we can update our records and helps eliminate preop Covid testing.

Please stay safe and be well.

Dr. Ko and staff.