Definitions

HIV - The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) weakens the immune system by destroying cells that fight disease and infection. The advanced stage of an HIV infection is AIDS, or Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome.  

Lyme disease - A bacterial infection transmitted by tick bites that can cause abnormalities in the skin, joints, heart and nervous system.

MRSA - Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus may cause infections of the skin, lungs and other areas. Most MRSA infections are not serious but some can be life threatening.



Stony Brook Children's Services is offering Telehealth services which will allow our patients to receive our high-quality care from the safety and privacy of their home.

To see if your pediatric needs can be met virtually, please call Stony Brook Children's Service at (631) 444-KIDS.

If you have already booked a Telehealth visit and have questions about connecting to Microsoft Teams for your visit, please call one of our representatives at (631) 638-0597 Monday through Friday from 8 am to 6 pm. They will be happy to assist you. If you require support outside of these hours, please visit stonybrookmedicine.edu/telehealth.

Cómo unirse a su visita médica de telesalud de Stony Brook con la aplicación Microsoft Teams