Privacy Policy


At Desert Trauma Surgeons, we recognize the importance of privacy and are committed to maintaining the confidentiality of your personal and health information. This Privacy Policy outlines our practices in handling and securing your data, underscoring our commitment to protecting your privacy. We adhere strictly to the regulations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and other relevant laws to ensure the highest standards of privacy and confidentiality are met.

Information Collection

We collect various types of personal and health information to provide the best possible care. This includes, but is not limited to, your name, contact details, medical history, and other health-related information. We gather this data through various means such as during medical appointments, via our website forms, or through direct communications with you.

Use of Information

The information we collect is primarily used to provide medical care and facilitate billing processes. It may be shared with third parties, such as insurance companies or referring doctors, as necessary for treatment, payment, or healthcare operations. We assure you that any sharing of information is done with utmost care and in compliance with legal requirements.

Patient Rights

You, as a patient, have specific rights concerning your personal health information. These include the right to access and amend your records. If you wish to exercise these rights, please contact our office for the required procedures.

Data Security

We take the security of your information seriously. Protective measures like encryption and secure storage practices are in place to safeguard your data from unauthorized access or breaches. Our staff is trained in data privacy and security to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of your information.

Cookies and Tracking

Our website may use cookies or similar tracking technologies to enhance user experience and gather usage data. You have the option to manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings.

Policy Updates

This Privacy Policy may be updated periodically to reflect changes in our practices or legal obligations. Patients will be informed of any significant changes through our website or direct communication, as appropriate.

Contact Information

For any inquiries or concerns about our Privacy Policy or your personal information, please contact us at [provided contact details]. We are dedicated to addressing your privacy-related questions promptly and effectively.

Closing Statement

We are unwavering in our commitment to your privacy and encourage you to review this policy regularly to stay informed about how we protect your information. Trust and confidentiality are the cornerstones of our practice at Desert Trauma Surgeons, and we strive to uphold these principles in all our interactions.