Dr. V. Dawson & Dr. R. Furtado
Bee Respectful, Bee Kind
Dr. Dawson & Dr. Furtado would like to remind everyone that all patients have signed our policy on mutual respect.
ANY abusive or aggressive toward ANY of our staff will result in immediate removal from our practice.
While we are looking forward to meeting you in person, we do not accept walk-in appointments. Please leave any paperwork in the secure drop-box and contact us via phone or secure messaging whenever possible.
Beginning December 2022 there will be a fee for all telephone appointments.
Dr. Furtado's patients are able to book IN PERSON appointments online.
Dr. Dawson is now offering same day booking.
Click the button below and have your health card ready to complete your booking.
587 River Road West, Unit 6,
Wasaga Beach, ON L9Z 2P2
Dr. Dawson & Dr. Furtado are not accepting new patients.
Please advise our reception desk if you have any symptoms of COVID-19
We are cautiously expanding our in-person appointments to some coughs, colds and other symptoms of viral illness.
Please let us know if you have any of the following symptoms so that we may plan your appointment to minimize the risk of infection for other patients and our staff.
loss of taste or smell
aches and pains
a rash on skin, or discolouration of fingers or toes
red or irritated eyes
or other symptom, at our clinic's discretion
We encourage our patients to get vaccinated for COVID-19!
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Communicating with Our Clinic
It may be difficult to reach us over the phone as our lines are very busy through the day, we appreciate your patience and respectful interactions with our staff. Please be aware that all patients of our clinic have signed our zero-tolerance policy for abusive and disrespectful behaviour. Any aggressive, disrespectful or rude behaviour toward our staff or physicians will result in dismissal from the practice.
For fast and secure communication, we ask that all of our patients use our HealthMyself portal to communicate with our administrators about non-urgent matters. Because we value your privacy, please do not send us an email with your personal medical information as we cannot guarantee that your information will not be intercepted by an unknown third party.
If you have an urgent concern, please visit your nearest emergency department or call 911. If you are uncertain whether or not your concern is urgent, a registered nurse at Telehealth Ontario is available to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The telephone number for this service is 1-866-797-0000