Confidential Patient Information

Legal First Name:
Legal Last Name:
Dentist's Address:

Emergency Contact:
Name of Nearest relative NOT living with you:
Emergency Contact Phone:
Relationship to Patient:

How did you hear about our office?

The American Association of Orthodontists recommends all children have a check-up with an orthodontist by age 7.
We will send you a reminder when a sibling is reaching age 7 to come in for a complimentary exam.

Sibling Name:
Sibling Name:

Responsible/Financial Party

Relationship to Patient:
First Name:
Last Name:
Primary Phone:
Would you like to receive CALL reminders to this #?
Would you like to receive TEXT reminders to this #?
Is it ok to leave treatment & financial messages at this #?
Social Security #:
Would you like to receive EMAIL reminders to this #?
Is it ok to leave treatment & financial messages at this email?

Other Responsible Party

Relationship to Patient:
First Name:
Last Name:
Primary Phone:
Would you like to receive CALL reminders to this #?
Would you like to receive TEXT reminders to this #?
Is it ok to leave treatment & financial messages at this #?
Social Security #:
Would you like to receive EMAIL reminders to this #?
Is it ok to leave treatment & financial messages at this email?

Patient Health Information

Medical Doctor's Name:
Medical Doctor's Phone:
Please select 'Yes' if the patient has had any of the conditions listed below either now or in the past. Cannot be blank.
Latex allergy (reaction to balloons, rubberbands, etc.)
Other allergy
Current medications
Heart condition
Frequent headaches
Injuries to face, jaw, mouth or teeth
Any speech problems/therapy
Grind or clench teeth
Pain, tenderness or noise in jaw
Discomfort from teeth or gums
Are there any other dental/medical problems of which our doctors should be aware

Dental Insurance Information

Do you have insurance that covers orthodontics?
Insurance Company Name:
Insurance Company Phone:
Insurance Company Address:
Subscriber's Name:
Relationship to Patient:
Employer's Name:
Subscriber's Social Security #:
Subscriber's Birthdate:
Our office will send a claim to your insurance company on your behalf. The signer of the financial agreement with Sprowls Orthodontics is responsible for the financial contract in its entirety. Any non-payment or claim denial from the insurance company is not the responsibility of Sprowls Orthodontics.
(Initial) Cancellation policy: I understand I must give at least 1 (one) business day’s notice to change or cancel my appointment in order to avoid being charged a $25 fee.
(Initial) The information provided is correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that this information will be held in the strictest of confidence and it is my responsibility to inform this office of changes to any information or the patient’s medical status. I authorize the orthodontic staff to perform the necessary orthodontic services that the patient may need. I understand that I am responsible for the payment of services rendered.
(Initial) I authorize the release of dental/medical/insurance records to other dental/medical offices involved in the patient’s continued orthodontic/dental treatment.
(Initial) I acknowledge that I have received your NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES containing a complete description of the uses and disclosures of my health information. I understand that the organization has the right to change its NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES, and that I may contact this organization at any time to obtain a current copy of the NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES.
Relationship to Patient:

Your Information. Your Rights. Our Responsibilities.

This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. Please review it carefully.

Your Rights

When it comes to your health information, you have certain rights. This section explains your rights and some of our responsibilities to help you.

Get an electronic or paper copy of your medical record
  • You can ask to see or get an electronic or paper copy of your medical record and other health information we have about you. Ask us how to do this.
  • We will provide a copy or a summary of your health information, usually within 30 days of your request. We may charge a reasonable, cost-based fee.
Ask us to correct your medical record
  • You can ask us to correct health information about you that you think is incorrect or incomplete. Ask
  • us how to do this.
  • We may say “no” to your request, but we’ll tell you why in writing within 60 days.
Request confidential communications
  • You can ask us to contact you in a specific way (for example, home or office phone) or to send mail
  • to a different address.
  • We will say “yes” to all reasonable requests.
Ask us to limit what we use or share
  • You can ask us not to use or share certain health information for treatment, payment, or our operations. We are not required to agree to your request, and we may say “no” if it would affect your care.
  • If you pay for a service or health care item out-of-pocket in full, you can ask us not to share that information for the purpose of payment or our operations with your health insurer. We will say “yes” unless a law requires us to share that information.
Get a list of those with whom we’ve shared information
  • You can ask for a list (accounting) of the times we’ve shared your health information for six years prior to the date you ask, who we shared it with, and why.
  • We will include all the disclosures except for those about treatment, payment, and health care operations, and certain other disclosures (such as any you asked us to make). We’ll provide one accounting a year for free but will charge a reasonable, cost-based fee if you ask for another one within 12 months.
Get a copy of this privacy notice
You can ask for a paper copy of this notice at any time, even if you have agreed to receive the notice electronically. We will provide you with a paper copy promptly.

Choose someone to act for you
If you have given someone medical power of attorney or if someone is your legal guardian, that person can exercise your rights and make choices about your health information.
  • We will make sure the person has this authority and can act for you before we take any action.
File a complaint if you feel your rights are violated
  • You can complain if you feel we have violated your rights by contacting us using the information on page 1.
  • You can file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights by sending a letter to 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20201, calling 1-877- 696-6775, or visiting
  • We will not retaliate against you for filing a complaint.

Your Choices

For certain health information, you can tell us your choices about what we share. If you have a clear preference for how we share your information in the situations described below, talk to us. Tell us what you want us to do, and we will follow your instructions.
In these cases, you have both the right and choice to tell us to:
  • Share information with your family, close friends, or others involved in your care
  • Share information in a disaster relief situation
  • Include your information in a hospital directory
If you are not able to tell us your preference, for example if you are unconscious, we may go ahead and share your information if we believe it is in your best interest. We may also share your information when needed to lessen a serious and imminent threat to health or safety.
In these cases we never share your information unless you give us written permission:
  • Marketing purposes
  • Sale of your information
  • Most sharing of psychotherapy notes

Our Uses and Disclosures

How do we typically use or share your health information?
We typically use or share your health information in the following ways.

Treat you
We can use your health information and share it with other professionals who are treating you.
Example: A doctor treating you for an injury asks another doctor about your overall health condition.

Run our organization
We can use and share your health information to run our practice, improve your care, and contact you when necessary.
Example: We use health information about you to manage your treatment and services

Bill for your services
We can use and share your health information to bill and get payment from health plans or other entities.
Example: We give information about you to your health insurance plan so it will pay for your services.

How else can we use or share your health information?
We are allowed or required to share your information in other ways – usually in ways that contribute to the public good, such as public health and research. We have to meet many conditions in the law before we can share your information for these purposes. For more information see: Help with public health and safety issues
We can share health information about you for certain situations such as:
  • Preventing disease
  • Helping with product recalls
  • Reporting adverse reactions to medications
  • Reporting suspected abuse, neglect, or domestic violence
  • Preventing or reducing a serious threat to anyone’s health or
Do research
We can use or share your information for health research.
Comply with the law
We will share information about you if state or federal laws require it, including with the Department of Health and Human Services if it wants to see that we’re complying with federal privacy law.
Respond to organ and tissue donation requests
We can share health information about you with organ procurement organizations.
Work with a medical examiner or funeral director
We can share health information with a coroner, medical examiner, or funeral director when an individual dies.

Address workers’ compensation, law enforcement, and other government requests We can use or share health information about you
  • For workers’ compensation claims
  • For law enforcement purposes or with a law enforcement official
  • With health oversight agencies for activities authorized by
  • For special government functions such as military, national security, and presidential protective services
Respond to lawsuits and legal actions We can share health information about you in response to a court or administrative order, or in response to a subpoena.

Our Responsibilities

  • We are required by law to maintain the privacy and security of your protected health information.
  • We will let you know promptly if a breach occurs that may have compromised the privacy or security of your information.
  • We must follow the duties and privacy practices described in this notice and give you a copy of it
  • We will not use or share your information other than as described here unless you tell us we can in writing. If you tell us we can, you may change your mind at any time. Let us know in writing if you change your mind
For more information see:

Changes to the Terms of this Notice
We can change the terms of this notice, and the changes will apply to all information we have about you. The new notice will be available upon request, in our office, and on our web site.

Effective Date of Notice: 1/1/2020