Patient Safety/HIPAA

Preventive Measures

safety hipaa at Trapnell Orthodontics
We’re dedicated to the safety of our patients. And safety starts with preventive measures, which we have incorporated into our practice. Our team is trained in proper infection controls procedure. This includes using the most effective sterilization procedures for orthodontic instruments. We ensure the quality of our sterilization equipment by having them monitored regularly.

Prior to and after every patient appointment, the treatment area is completely disinfected with the most effective and safest products available.


Privacy is very important to our team. We strictly follow the privacy practices outlined in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). During your first visit, we will explain our privacy practices, our legal duties and your rights concerning your health information. You may request an additional copy of our notice at any time. Please feel free to ask us for more information on the measures we take to ensure the health and safety of you and your children.