The practice is committed to complying with the Data Protection Act 1998, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), GDC and other standards.
The practice only keeps relevant information about patients to provide them with safe and appropriate dental care.
The person responsible for Data Protection is DR. LISA HEWITSON
Our legal basis for processing data is:
⦁ Processing is necessary for the purposes of preventative or occupational medicine, for assessing the working capacity of the employee, medical diagnosis, the provision of health or social care or treatment or management of health or social care systems and services on the basis of Union or Member State law or a contract with a health professional.
⦁ Hard copy and computerised records are stored, reviewed and updated securely and confidentially. Records are securely destroyed when no longer required. To facilitate patients' health care, the personal information may be disclosed to a dentist, doctor, health care professional, hospital, NHS authorities, HMRC or private dental schemes of which the patient is a member
All confidential information is sent via secure methods. Electronic communications and stored data are secure. All computerised clinical records are backed up and encrypted copies are kept off-site. In line with GDPR - as we have your personal details on our database, we also need to confirm that you are happy for us to continue to contact you via email, SMS or post letters.
T: 020 7736 9505
A: 413 Fulham Palace Road
Dr Maha qualified as a dentist with honours and the Newland Pedley Medal from Guy’s, King’s and St. Thomas’ Dental School in 2007.
She received her Membership with The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2010 and attained her Masters in Medical Law from Cardiff University in 2012. She also spent time teaching dental students at Tufts Dental School in Boston, USA. She is also certified in short term orthodontics including Six Month Smiles and Invisalign and in lasers for dentistry and has completed a certificate in implants also.
She is well known among her colleagues and patients for her caring and empathetic manner and ethical approach and has converted many nervous patients to happy attenders!
She continually maintains high standards of care by completing courses in various aspects of dentistry and has continued her education to gain excellent experience in all aspects of dentistry from maintenance to complete smile makeovers in a conservative manner.
Her areas of interest are aesthetic dentistry including composite bonding and root canal treatment. Dr Maha is fluent in English and Arabic and speaks basic French and outside of dentistry loves to spend time with her family, travel and bake.