Telemedicine: Online Doctor Visits
At UMGCCC, we are committed to bringing you the care you need to remain safe and healthy.
Telemedicine appointments allow patients continued access to our experienced healthcare professionals in the secure setting of home.
How to Make an Appointment
New Patients and Second Opinions
Please call our referral office at 410-328-7609 and ask them for a telemedicine visit. The referral team will reach out to the provider to determine if a telemedicine visit is best for you.
New surgical oncology patients should call 410-328-7320 to request a telemedicine visit.
What Telemedicine Can Do
Telemedicine allows management of a variety of chronic and acute health conditions, and it allows you to save travel time and cost. By staying home, you can observe social distancing measures and minimize your exposure to illnesses.
Services available will vary by provider and may differ for adults and children. Contact your provider for more details.
- New patient consultations
- Sick visits, in some cases
- Reviewing lab and test results
- Follow-up care (routine and after hospitalization)
- Medication checks and some prescription refills
- Transitional care management, which follows a discharge from a hospital
- Second opinions or evaluation for a particular treatment
Types of Telemedicine Visits
To meet the needs of our patients, we offer a variety of types of telemedicine visits. Which type of appointment is right for you will depend on the nature of your issue. Your provider's office can help set you up with the right appointment.
Our telemedicine video appointments include real-time video and audio, as well as a chat feature.
Scheduled Telephone Visits
Patients may also use their phones for telemedicine appointments. Call your provider to make an appointment. You will be given a scheduled time and a number to call.
Learn more about all our patient safety measures.