We understand that a lot of patients have questions surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine. We are putting together a list of the most common questions our office staff is getting to better help direct you to information to make an informed decision.
Do you or will you offer the COVID-19 vaccine at your office?
No. We will not be offering the COVID-19 vaccine at any of our office locations. For a list of who is offering them please visit this website: https://vaccine.coronavirus.ohio.gov/
Should I get the COVID-19 vaccine?
We are asking that you first start by asking your primary care provider this question. If we manage a medication that could impact your ability with receiving the vaccine, we will contact you directly.
I have Parkinson’s and have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. What should I do?
The Parkinson’s Foundation has put together some information that will help answer your questions here.
I have Multiple Sclerosis. Should I get the COVID-19 vaccine?
The Multiple Sclerosis Society has assembled a group of researches and medical professionals to review the data. See their findings here or here. Continue taking your disease modifying therapies unless your doctor has told you otherwise.
Should patients with ALS get the COVID-19 vaccine?
The ALS Association has developed a page to help answer your questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. It can be found here.
Should people with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers get the COVID-19 vaccine?
The Alzheimer’s Association has developed an informational sheet about the vaccine and who should get it. You can find that here.
If you still have specific questions about the COVID-19 vaccine and your condition or medication we manage, please contact us and your doctor will be happy to address them.