760-688-0411. If we're unable to respond, please follow instructions per the voice message. Be aware that you should not call office after hours to schedule appointments or for prescription refills. [In fact, for the latter, it's always better to contact your pharmacist for refills and they can submit request via internet or fax.]
E-mail is for non-urgent matters only! If you are experiencing an
emergency situation, dial "911" on your telephone for an
E-mail is useful to communicate with Dr. Pearson on matters that
don't require immediate assistance, as messages may not be checked until
the evening. (If you must speak with the doctor soon, call the office by
Internet and medical privacy cannot be guaranteed when using regular e-mail communication. Hence, one should always assume that there is no privacy and never write things that you would not put on a postcard.
The best way to insure privacy is to communicate through a secure server using encryption. As such, we will have a secure patient portal to permit such encrypted/protected communications available as part of our electronic medical record system.
[This website will be a continual work in
progress. Any comments or suggestions regarding content or layout
are most welcome!]