Monthly Archives: March 2020

Plaquenil and COVID-19

Hydroxychloroquine (trade name Plaquenil) is a commonly used medication in lupus and rheumatoid arthritis patients. Patients treated with hydroxychloroquine are at some risk of developing vision loss from retinal toxicity. Fortunately, this complication is somewhat rare, and usually doesn’t occur until taking the medication for many years. On the other hand, most patients have no… Read More

Coronavirus Announcement

With the growing concern regarding the Coronavirus, we would like to take a few extra precautions at our office. If you are potentially infected, we ask that you DO NOT come into the office for routine appointments. We will not be charging a cancellation fee for appoinments cancelled because of illness. We have hand sanitizer… Read More