SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
University Hospital of Brooklyn
Telemedicine: Emergency Room Doctor Video Visits
Stay safe. Stay healthy.
We are here to help.
SUNY Downstate now offers Telemedicine visits by live video with an Emergency Room doctor to make it easy for you to see and speak with us, quickly and conveniently.
Treatments & Services
You can see a SUNY Downstate Emergency Room doctor for the following non-life threatening conditions or illness from the comfort of wherever you are in the State of New York:
Animal or insect bites
Non-narcotic prescription refills
Pain with urination
Vomiting & nausea
It’s simple. Book, register and see a doctor!
Welcome from the Emergency Room Medical Director
What is telemedicine?
Telemedicine is a video visit between the doctor and the patient that allows the doctor to care for the patient when they cannot make it to our hospital.
How do I book an Emergency Room doctor Video Visit?
Book an appointment online using the Book a Video Visit button above.
How do I access my Video Visit?
After you book your appointment online, a staff member will call you to register and send you instructions to see the doctor.
Once you have registered, please review these step-by-step instructions to prepare for your visit in DoxyMe.
Frequently Asked Questions
How does a Video Visit work?
What devices do I need?
How much does a Virtual Visit cost?
What if I do not have insurance?
Who can be seen by Video Visit?
What happens if my Video Visit call gets disconnected?
Can I receive non-narcotic prescriptions from a Video Visit?
Who do I call if I need more information?
If you are having a medical emergency,
call 911 or go to the nearest Emergency Room