Our data protection code of practice lays out our procedures that ensure North St
Dental Practice and our employees comply with The General Protection Regulation
(GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679)
What personal data do we hold?
To provide patients with a high standard of dental care and attention, we need to
hold their personal information. This personal data can include:
We will retain your dental records while you are a patient and after you cease to be
a patient, for at least eleven years, or for children until age 25, whichever is the
Security of information
Personal data about you is held in the practice’s computer system and/or in a
locked manual filing system. The information is only accessible to authorized team
members. Our computer system has secure audit trails and we back up
Patients have the right to access the data we hold all requests must be made in
writing to Dr L T Fitzpatrick.