COVID-19 testing is now widely available in Massachusetts.
The department of health recommends that anybody with symptoms consistent with COVID-19, even if mild, should have testing.
Testing is also recommended for anybody who has been in direct contact with somebody who has tested positive for COVID-19.
We have received many calls from families whose children are well, without any symptoms, yet need COVID-19 testing in order to go to camp, visit Maine or for a job. Unfortunately we do not have the resources to do this in the office. There are many pharmacies and urgent care centers that do perform this service. The best way to find them is with the locator tool found on the Massachusetts Board of Health website:
Please call to schedule a Virtual Visit if you prefer to discuss whether you think you or your child needs testing for Covid-19.