The clinic takes data protection and patient privacy seriously and we strive to protect your data as best we can.
This policy may change on occasion to follow new laws or because the procedure in clinic may change, so please check back here on occasion to see if you agree with any changes.
What data do we collect?
The clinic may process the following types of data including, but not limited to:
You name, email address, phone number, physical address and date of birth
The name and contact details of your GP and your next of kin
Your job, diet, exercise regime, smoking history and religion
Current and past medical conditions, medications and allergies
Previous aesthetic treatments you have had
How you found the clinic
Before and after Photos of your treatment
Treatment plans, reviews of treatment
Your communications with us via email, text or other messaging system
How do we collect your data?
You directly provide the clinic with most of the data we collect. We collect data and process data when you:
Register online or book an appointment online
Have a consultation for a treatment or skincare product
Return for a review after treatment
Voluntarily complete a customer survey or provide feedback on any of our message boards or via email.
Use or view our website via your browser’s cookies.
Voluntarily complete medical information or consent forms
Communicate with us through email, messaging systems or social media
The clinic may also receive your data indirectly from the following sources:
We have policies and controls in place to try to ensure that your data is not lost, accidentally destroyed, misused or disclosed, and is not accessed without authorisation and only accessed or used for specific legal purposes. Please notify us if any of your information so that we can update it. Failing to provide this data may mean that you are unable to exercise your statutory rights.
Legal Purposes for processing
We may use your personal data where we consider it necessary for complying with laws and regulations, including collecting and disclosing patient personal information as required by law, under judicial authorisation, or to exercise or defend our legal rights.
The clinics legal basis for collecting and using the personal data described above will depend on the personal data concerned and the way we collect it. We will normally collect personal data from you only where we need it to contact with you, where you have consented for us to do so, or where the processing is in our legitimate interests and only where this interest is not overridden by your own interests or fundamental rights and freedoms.
The clinic’s legal basis for processing personal data under GDPR legislation are Schedule 2 Articles 6 (1) (b-e) of the GDPR regulation. The clinic’s legal basis for processing special category data under GDPR legislation are Schedule 2 Articles 9 (2) (h) of the GDPR regulation.
Any processing based on consent will be made clear to you at the time of collection or use – consent can be withdrawn at any time by contacting Dr Kim Booysen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How will we use your data?
The clinic collects your data so that we can:
Safely plan, perform and review your treatment
Email you with new treatments, special offers, products and services we think you might like.
We may also disclose personal data to third parties on other lawful grounds, including:
To comply with our legal obligations, including where necessary to abide by law, regulation or contract, or to respond to a court order, administrative or judicial process
In response to lawful requests by public authorities (including for national security or law enforcement purposes)
As necessary to establish, exercise or defend against potential, threatened or actual litigation
Where necessary to protect the vital interests of our employees or another person
In connection with the sale, assignment or other transfer of all or part of our business; or
With your freely given and explicit consent
How do we store your data?
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
Personal data will be stored in accordance with applicable laws and kept for as long as needed to carry out the purposes described in this notice or as otherwise required by law. Please contact the clinic for the Data Handling Policy for further details.
The clinic would like to send you information about products and services of ours that we think you might like, as well as those of our partner companies.
If you have agreed to receive marketing, you may always opt out at a later date. You have the right at any time to stop the clinic from contacting you for marketing purposes.If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please email:
What are your data protection rights?
The clinic would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:
The right to access – You have the right to request copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service in certain circumstances.
The right to rectification – You have the right to request that the clinic correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request the clinic to complete the information you believe is incomplete.
The right to erasure – You have the right to request that the clinic erase your personal data, under certain conditions.
The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that the clinic restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to the clinic processing your personal data, under certain conditions.
The right to data portability – You have the right to request that the clinic transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.
If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at our email:
Call us at: 075 5319 2744
Or write to us:
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Keeping you signed in
Understanding how you use our website
How to manage cookies
You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.
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How to contact us
Email us at:
Call us: 075 5319 2744
How to contact the appropriate authority
We try to meet the highest standards when collecting and using personal information. For this reason, we take any complaints we receive about this very seriously. We encourage people to bring it to our attention if they think that our collection or use of information is unfair, misleading or inappropriate. We would also welcome any suggestions for improving our procedures.
If you want to make a complaint about the way we have processed your personal information, you can contact the Information Commissioner’s Office in their capacity as the statutory body which oversees data protection law – www.ico.org.uk/concerns
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