Practice Policy Update regarding COVID-19


Dr. Alaia Now Offers Telemedicine Consults.

Dr. Alaia offers expert orthopedic care specializing in the Shoulder, Knee and Elbow to treat patients at home. Video consults, or telemedicine, is also cost-effective and time-saving, reducing stress on the patient and family.

Telemedicine is the use of communication technology to deliver medical expertise from one location to another for healthcare treatments. It includes email, 2-way video, smartphones, and other forms of telecommunication. Telemedicine can be a viable solution to get relief from shoulder pain during the COVID-19 crisis.

Dr. Alaia can review your imaging studies, MRI or radiographs remotely and help determine the right solution for improving your sports injury.

The process for scheduling your video conference is simple. Just call our office and we will get the required information and schedule time for your video consultation with Dr. Alaia.

Please give us a call to learn more or schedule an appointment please call us at (646) 501-7223.