We are Open!

Dr. Fullerton is closely monitoring the news in our community concerning public health and we are following the CDC and Texas Medical Board guidelines within our practice.

We will be sending all potential patients a prescreening questionnaire to help mitigate the exposure to the virus.

We are asking patients to stay in their vehicles until one of our medical assistants can come and take your temperature prior to escorting you into our suite.

We will ask you to take your shoes off at our door and you can wear your socks or we will provide a disposable pair to you.

We are asking all patients and any visitors to wear a mask.

Our team and Dr. Fullerton are all wearing N 95 Masks and physical distancing in our office.

Our waiting room is closed at this time.

For our out of town potential patients, we are offering telemedicine visits with Dr. Fullerton to go over history and plan your visit so that we can best serve you while you are in town with us.

You may call is at 512-347-7246 or email us at info@proloaustin.com to make either a telemedicine or in person appointment.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Vendor/Rep/Outside Visitor Policy

ProloAustin is strongly committed to the health and well-being of our patients, team members, physicians, and community. With a growing number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the United States, it is imperative we take action to provide appropriate care and a safe environment for our patients, visitors, and employees.

Effective immediately, we have adopted the following protocols to better protect our patients, team members, and visitors, and to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Until further notice, no vendor/rep shall make on-site visits unless an appointment is scheduled and pre-approved by Cassi Taylor, our practice manager, she can be reached via email at cassi@proloaustin.com.

All on-site visits are covered under these guidelines, including meals, non-meal in-services, clinical education sessions, and sample drops.

Important COVID-19 Update

To: Our Valued Patients

From: The ProloAustin Team

Date: March 14, 2020

Here at ProloAustin we are committed to maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our staff and patients. As such we are monitoring the COVID-19 updates and taking recommendations from the CDC and local health authority officials. These are the steps we are taking to assure that we can continue to deliver excellent patient care to you.

We will be following our infection control policies during this time, emphasizing CDC approved hand washing techniques along with safe distancing where possible.

We have advised our employees who exhibit any flu-like symptoms to stay home and consult with their physician. We are asking our patients that also show any flu-like symptoms to call us before coming to our office to discuss your situation. We will understand last minute cancellations during this period.

We have removed all magazines in our office during this time to further limit exposure risk. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

For our patients that travel to see us or travel frequently via air, please check in with us prior to any appointments in this office so that we may assess the risk. Also, if you are immunosuppressed please contact our office to discuss your particular situation.

The safety of our patients and our team is the highest of priorities.

Best Wishes to Jane and Kristen

Jane Lee and Kristen Dorazio are moving on to pursue graduate education in Medicine and we wish them the best. This will be quite the transition as Jane was with ProloAustin for 4 years, she started as an intern and then worked part-time and two years ago stepped in as our Sr. Medical Assistant. She will be pursuing a graduate program to become a perfusionist.

Kristen will be entering Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine in July. We wish her well in her journey to become a DO.

Dr. Fullerton To Teach in Hong Kong

Prolo Austin is excited to share that Dr. Fullerton will be teaching in Hong Kong this summer as part of the HKIMM ASM 2018 at the Hong Kong Institute of Musculoskeletal Medicine.  The three-day refresher course in Musculoskeletal Medicine includes lectures and hands-on workshops.

Dr. Fullerton will be presenting a Plenary Lecture on Ultrasonography of the Thoracolumbar Myofascial System.

For more information about the HKIMM ASM 2018, please visit this link.

 

Dr. Fullerton Introduces Knee OA Program

Seeking Candidates for Osteoarthritis Knee Program

  • Simple, safe, effective injection series for Knee Osteoarthritis
  • IA Dextrose Injections is similar to PRP IA injections at a fraction of the cost
  • PRP and Stem Cell injections are far more expensive
  • Growing standard of care in countries with non-privatized Healthcare due to low cost

Learn more about IA Dextrose injections here

If you have knee OA, please call us to set up an appointment for consultation today.

 

Tensegrity, Fascia, and Dead Walking Cats

At the 2nd Annual Med Rebels Cell Therapy Symposium & Cadaver Training, Dr. Fullerton’s gave a presentation titled The Fascia: Ultrasound Diagnositics | Understanding Patients through Ultrasonography and Fascial Anatomy.

One of the doctors who attended his lecture, Dr. Chris Centeno, was inspired by all that he learned from Dr. Fullerton, and wrote this detailed and illuminating blog post about tensegrity and fascia titled, What We Can Learn from a Dead Walking Cat with No Brain.