Tuesday, August 31, 2021

COVID vaccine exemption letters:

You can be exempted from getting the COVID vaccine!  ONLY IF:

History of severe allergic reaction (e.g., anaphylaxis) after previous administration of a COVID-19 vaccine or a known severe allergic reaction (e.g., anaphylaxis) to a component of a COVID-19 vaccine (if it is true anaphylaxis the should have an ER visit and documentation). Individuals with a history of allergy not related to a component of authorized COVID-19 vaccines or other injectable therapy (e.g. foods, oral drugs, insect venom or environmental allergens) can receive COVID-19 vaccines without any special precautions.

Those who developed (physician diagnosed) myocarditis or pericarditis following the first dose of an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine should not receive a second dose of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine until more information is available. (These should be reported via AEFI form)

The following people should not receive the AstraZeneca /COVISHIELD COVID-19 vaccine, but can safely receive an mRNA vaccine (Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna):

Those with history of venous or arterial thrombosis with thrombocytopenia.    Those with history of capillary leak syndrome

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

AI skin classifier by Andrew Pun

My son Andrew Pun made a device and an app to detect skin cancer and won first prize from the Ontario Science Centre Weston Youth Innovation Award.

https://andrewpun.com/isef2020AP.html

https://www.ontariosciencecentre.ca/teachers-plus-students/weston-youth-innovation-award

Monday, May 31, 2021

MOST of Dr. Pun's Dr. Lo's patients coming to the office have been vaccinated for at least one dose of COVID vaccine!

 MOST of Dr. Pun's Dr. Lo's patients (except for children) coming to our in-person office have been vaccinated for at least one dose of COVID vaccine!

PLEASE GET YOUR COVID VACCINE NOW BEFORE YOUR COME IN PERSON for the safety of the COMMUNITY and OUR FELLOW PATIENTS.  

VACCINES PREVENT THE SPREAD OF COVID.

MY UNVACCINATED YOUNGER PATIENTS <40 years old GET COVID and infect their OLDER FAMILY MEMBERS! Unfortunately, the vaccine wasn't available for them at the time.


Friday, March 26, 2021

MY SCARBOROUGH PATIENTS for COVID VACCINE!

BOOK COVID HERE!              www.scarbvaccine.ca          BOOK COVID HERE!  

 ALL PEOPLE OVER 18 if LIVING IN SCARBOROUGH

www.scarbvaccine.ca

 

Make sure you had no other vaccines 2 weeks before and 4 weeks after your COVID shot


Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Dr. Ian Pun / Dr. Christina Lo Family Practice Medical Office

TO BOOK APPOINTMENT - e-mail: ianpun@gmail.com OR call 416-848-7788 during office hours (please don't leave message!) Please book an appointment (walk-in's are only seen if there is free time)
address: 4040 Finch Ave E , Suite 302 (Finch and Kennedy , Scarborough)