Privacy Policy for Kathy Zahedi DDS & Associates

Effective Date: 1/23/2024

Thank you for choosing Kathy Zahedi DDS & Associates for your dental care needs. We are committed to protecting your privacy and maintaining the confidentiality of your personal information. This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, disclose, and safeguard your information. By accessing or using our services, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Information We Collect:

Personal Information: We may collect personal information such as your name, address, phone number, email address, and date of birth when you schedule an appointment or register as a patient.

Health Information: To provide you with quality dental care, we may collect health information, including medical history, dental records, and treatment plans.

Financial Information: We collect billing and payment information to process payments for services rendered. This may include insurance details, credit card numbers, and other relevant financial information.

Communications: We may collect information from your communications with us, such as emails, phone calls, or in-person discussions.

How We Use Your Information:

Provide Dental Services: Your personal and health information is used to provide you with dental care, including appointments, treatment plans, and follow-up care.

Billing and Payments: We use your financial information to process payments, verify insurance coverage, and send invoices.

Communications: We may use your contact information to communicate with you about appointment reminders, treatment options, and other relevant information.

Legal and Regulatory Compliance: We may use your information to comply with legal obligations, respond to government or regulatory requests, and defend against legal claims.

Disclosure of Information:

Service Providers: We may share your information with trusted third-party service providers who assist us in providing dental services, billing, or other business operations.

Legal Requirements: We may disclose your information when required by law, court order, or other legal process.

Healthcare Professionals: In some cases, we may share your health information with other healthcare professionals involved in your care.

Security:

We take reasonable measures to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Our staff is trained on the importance of maintaining the confidentiality of your information.

Your Choices:

You have the right to access, correct, or delete your personal information. If you have any concerns about the accuracy of your information or wish to make changes, please contact us.

Updates to Privacy Policy:

We may update this Privacy Policy to reflect changes in our practices or for legal reasons. We will notify you of any significant changes through our website or other means.

Contact Information:

If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

(310) 393-0195

Thank you for trusting Kathy Zahedi DDS & Associates with your dental care. We are dedicated to protecting your privacy and providing you with excellent service.

Kathy Zahedi DDS & Associates
1450 10th St #400, Santa Monica, CA 90401
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 393-0195