In 2020, there have been some unexpected additions to our everyday vernacular, such as quarantine, stay-at home orders and maskne. But what exactly is maskne?
Collectively, our community is going through very traumatic, uncertain times due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and many of us have not yet acclimated to the amount of isolation required to help stop the spread, or are becoming overwhelmed by the thought of continuing to social distance.
In Western New York, we’re used to experiencing all four seasons (sometimes in one day), but extremely high heat can be difficult to manage even for those who love the warm weather.

Today, we celebrate Juneteenth or Emancipation Day. This year as a nation we are reflecting, listening, and learning about the successes and failures of our society to ensure justice and equality of opportunity for all.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, drive-thrus are common for COVID-19 testing and now for eye-pressure tests, as well. UBMD Ophthalmology at the Ross Eye Institute offers glaucoma patients an alternative to in-office visits for their care with drive-up eye pressure testing.
To view a recording of the webinar, click here. The webinar took place on May 7, 2020 at 7 p.m., but is available for you to watch here at anytime. 
Clinicians create free counseling “warmline” for stressed providers during COVID-19 crisis
UBMD Physicians’ Group has launched UBMD CareConnect, a new telemedicine service for its patients.
UBMD Physicians’ Group and its practices are continually monitoring the evolving COVID-19 situation and following the recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), New York State Department of Health and Erie County Department of Health.
Symptoms of normal pressure hydrocephalus may not be readily detected as they come on slowly over time.