SA Orthodontics and its affiliated practices have always complied with protecting our patients' healthcare information. Maintaining patient privacy is part of our mission to serve the needs of the patient first.
The United States government created rules for the use and protection of medical, dental and other health information by healthcare providers. The rules are a result of the 1996 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). They are meant to provide all patients in the United States with standard privacy protections. One rule requires dental providers to notify patients how their personal health information is used. Please be assured, that Family Dental and our affiliated practices do not collect any Protected Health Information (PHI) from this web site.