COVID-19 Update

 

May 19, 2020

To our highly valued patients and referring Doctors,

  • As per the new announcement outlined by AHS and the CPSA we are now able to see all of our essential health service appointments in clinic. Elective cosmetic procedures and laser treatments are NOT essential health services during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • New patient referrals are still being triaged and accepted.
  • If you currently have an existing medical appointment you may be notified of a time change in order to adhere to social distancing guidelines.
  • For product purchases please visit our online store at http://www.remingtonlaser.com/shop. We are offering curbside pickup or we can ship to your location. If you have any questions regarding our products, please call our clinic at any time.
  • We will be continuing to follow the COVID-19 guidelines to ensure the safety of our staff and patients. We wish you all the best during these difficult times and The Remington Laser Dermatology Centre staff looks forward to connecting with all of our patients again.

Sincerely,

Dr. Kent and Todd Remington, MD

 

Updated Clinic Protocols

  • COVID-19 Screening Questions are required at the time of booking an appointment and upon entering the clinic.
  • Arrive only 5 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment in order to help reduce the amount of patient’s in clinic.
  • Bring your own pen.
  • A face mask must be worn during your appointment (a scarf or bandana is acceptable).
  • Gloves cannot be worn for sanitary purposes.
  • Come into the clinic on your own unless assistance is required.

Thank you for your cooperation

COVID-19 Screening Questions

Do you have any of the following symptoms?

  • Severe Cough
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Significant Nasal Congestion or Significant Runny Nose
  • Fever with temperature over 38ºC
  • Reduced or Lost Sense of Smell

In the past 2 weeks, have you come into contact with?

  • anyone that has any of the symptoms of COVID -19?
  • anyone suspected of having COVID-19?
  • Anyone diagnosed with COVID-19?

Have you recently travelled outside of Alberta?

If you have answered YES to any of these questions, please:

  • Call Health Link 811
  • Call us at 403-255-1633 or 403-252-7784 to rebook your appointment (*cancellation/rebooking fees will be waived due to the evolving nature of this situation)

 

We want to inform our patients that the utmost level of hygiene and other protective measures is practiced in our clinic and we are taking all precautions outlined by Alberta Health Services and Health Canada to create a safe environment for everyone. Our number one priority is to ensure our patients and employees are feeling safe when coming into the Remington Laser Dermatology Centre.

We would like to share with you the safety measures that have been implemented:

  • Ensure all patients who have appointments have answered the COVID-19 Precautions Screening Questions as outlined by Alberta Health.
  • Hand sanitizer is available throughout the clinic (entry point, front desk, treatment rooms, and washrooms). Every patient is asked to use hand sanitizer upon their arrival at the clinic.
  • As it is customary, our team members continue to wash their hands both before and after each patient encounter. Treatment beds and working surfaces are sanitized after each patient visit.
  • Common areas such as doorknobs, waiting room, desks, payment terminals, etc. are sanitized repeatedly throughout the day.
  • Shared magazines, brochures, and product samples have been removed from treatment rooms and the waiting room until further notice.
  • If employees have common cold or flu-like symptoms they are required to stay home.
  • Please do not hesitate to call us if you have any questions or concerns regarding your appointment.

Thank you for your co-operation and understanding during this challenging time.

Laser Dermatology in Calgary

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The Remington Dermatology Centre was established in 1971 and became the Remington Laser Dermatology Centre in 1979, the first of its kind in Canada. Our philosophy is to provide patients with state of the art Dermatological care using the best technology as soon as it becomes available. We perform laser treatments for sun spots, redness, and the removal of moles. We also perform rhinophyma surgery, laser neck tightening, and earlobe repair. Other than our laser treatments, we offer neuromodulators such as Botox to smooth wrinkles and to treat hyperhidrosis.

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A Summa cum laude honors graduate of the University of Alberta Medical School; Dr. Remington went on to complete his post-graduate training in Portland, Oregon. He returned to Calgary, Canada to serve as chief resident responsible for the Intensive Care Unit at the Foothills Hospital, and then established the Remington Dermatology Center in 1971 which then became the Remington Laser Dermatology Center in 1979, the very first of its kind in Canada.


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Dr. Todd Remington received his medical degree from Queens University in Kingston, Ontario before completing his Dermatology residency at George Washington University in Washington D.C. He also completed an additional year of residency in the Division of Dermatology at the University of Alberta before joining the Remington Laser Dermatology Center in July 2002.


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Remington Laser Dermatology Centre

150 - 7220 Fisher Street SE
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Dr. Kent Remington ( Mon – Wed )

Tel: 403.252.7784 | Fax: 403 259 5245

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Tel: 403.255.1633 | Fax: 403 259 5245

Dr. Sharon Hackett ( Wed – Fri )

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