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Information obtained on the website, or in communications via email with The Eye MDs staff or physicians, should not be relied upon as a medical consultation.
The physicians of The Eye MDs regret that they cannot respond to all email inquiries. We refrain from using emai for medical responses as there is a privacy risk, even encrypted emails can be forwarded.
Notice of Privacy Practices
Click to view or download our Notice of Privacy Practices (pdf, 240 kb), as required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).  In addition, the final rule under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH) requires us to recognize and respond to: (i) the patient’s right to an electronic copy of their medical record; (ii) the patient’s right to restrict disclosure to their health insurer for out-of-pocket payments made in full; and (iii) the requirement for written authorization needed for marketing and sale of protected health information (PHI).