How to Place a Dialer Video Call (on Desktop)

**To access Dialer Video on Desktop, please add yourself to wait list here**

In order to join the video call from your computer please make sure your computer has:

  • A built-in camera or attached camera so you can see your patient
  • A built-in microphone or attached microphone so you can talk to your patient
  • A built-in speaker or attached speaker so you can hear your patient


Step 1

Login to your Doximity account on a web browser on your computer/tablet and click on the ‘Dialer Video’ tab on the top of your screen or go to


Note: Please make sure you are logged into your web browser on your computer/tablet and you are NOT using the Doximity app


Step 2 

To invite your patient to a video call click the ‘Send Video Invite’ button, enter your patient’s phone number, and click ‘Enter’



Step 3

Then you will be brought to a page with a pre-populated text to send to your patient inviting them to your video call. Click the ‘Send Invite’ button. This will send a text message to your patient from an 882-86 short phone number inviting them to your video call.


Step 4

Now you will see this patient in your Patient Queue. When you are ready to join the call, click ‘Join’


Note: You can either join the video call and wait for your patient or wait until you receive a text message from us letting you know your patient has joined the video call 

Step 5

Once you join the call you’ll need to enable your web browsers microphone and camera so your patient can hear/see you. Click ‘Allow Camera & Microphone Access’

Step 6

Then you will see a preview of yourself before entering the video call room. Click ‘Join Video Call’ when you are ready to join. 


Step 7

After clicking ‘Join Video Call’, you’ll be brought into the video call room where you’ll meet your patient. That’s it!



See also: Dialer Video FAQs | Dialer Video Troubleshooting | How to Place a Dialer Video Call (on mobile app)

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