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To Our Valued Patients,

With the evolving situation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and under the guidelines of the Health Officer of the Alameda and Contra-Costa Counties, we will begin the process of re-opening our offices on Monday May 4th in order to provide needed eye and vision care. Moreover, cataract and all other non-cosmetic surgical procedures will soon resume.

Please keep in mind that in order to maintain social distancing protocols and to limit further transmission of the virus, we will be working with a reduced staff and seeing a fewer number of patients as compared to our “normal” schedule. Priority will be given to the most urgent medical cases. We will be implementing a number of measures (including altered check-in/check-out procedures, limiting the number of patients in the office and waiting room, face covering for all persons, temperature screening, etc) that will change your experience in the office. In addition, we will be ramping up our already strict disinfection policies and we will continue to monitor and abide by all local, state and, federal guidelines. Please bear with us through this new reality as these changes are designed to protect you and our staff.

We hope to see you soon and appreciate your trust in us to continue to meet your eye care needs. Stay safe and stay healthy!

The Turner Eye Institute Team






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Help Keratoconus wants you to get out and vote

While help keratoconus is mainly a site dedicated to providing news and insights into treatments for keratoconus, with election day today we would like to remind everyone to get out and vote for your interests and improve the quality of life.

Election day voter turnout is an important indicator of the population’s interest in important issues in society. An active engaged educated populace with high voter turnout can lead to a more productive and healthy government. If voter interest is low and voters pay little attention to the issues that are being voted upon, there is a greater likelihood for problems to occur in the government which are not addressed.

Take the time to vote and increase your participation in the government. Together we can make a difference.