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3 tips to encourage your kids to wear face masks

3 Tips to Encourage Your Kids to Wear Face Masks

A common question that doctors hear from patients is, “Should children wear face masks to combat coronavirus?” The World Health Organization (WHO) published a set of guidelines on the use of protective coverings for children. Exactly how children

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Covid-19 vaccine

CV🦠News, Week of March 7, 2021

NEWS FLASH regarding San Mateo County’s vaccine allocation for TVD. Please see below. Dear TVD Friends, Today marks the anniversary of the World Health Organization declaring COVID-19 a global pandemic, and the end of a year where one

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CV🦠News, Week of February 28, 2021

Dear TVD Friends, It is hard to believe how far we’ve come. A year ago (March 2, 2020) our governor declared a State of Emergency in California over COVID-19. And here we are, a year later, with not

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CV🦠News, Week of February 21, 2021

Dear TVD Friends, Good news (and some less good news). After months of planning, squeaking, and logistics, TVD has received its first, relatively small, allocation of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine! I’m proud of our team’s hard work and our

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CV🦠News, Week of February 14, 2021

Dear TVD Friends, Let me hope that you and your Valentine were able to create some sunshine on the 14th amidst this rain, snow, and evolving pandemic. Keep your loved ones close! And there continues to be some

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What We Know bout covid-19 Tests at Home

There are now several at-home testing options for COVID-19. This includes home collection kits that are then sent to a lab for analysis, as well as some new rapid tests where you get your results at-home within minutes.

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CV🦠News, Week of February 7, 2021

Dear TVD Friends, Again, another busy week in COVID world. The recent surge peak is (for now) behind us. Case counts, test positivity rates, and hospitalizations, while still higher than the peaks of last summer, are coming down.

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What can I expect at my COVID vaccine appointment?

CV🦠News, Week of February 1, 2021

Slowly good news, TVD Friends, No, we don’t have COVID vaccine at The Village Doctor. Nor do any of the other local small private practices, BUT…! We are starting to see some movement and better organization in the

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Taking COVID-19 vaccine

CV🦠News, Week of January 25, 2021

Patient greetings, TVD Friends, It is all the more frustrating when it seems we see the light at the end of the tunnel. We continue to be in active communication with our public health liaisons but have yet

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