PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy policy applies between you, the User of this Website and Dr. Shari Marchbein, the owner and provider of this Website. Dr. Shari Marchbein takes the privacy of your information very seriously. This privacy policy applies to our use of any and all Data collected by us or provided by you in relation to your use of the Website. Please read this privacy policy carefully.

PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY BEFORE USING THE WEBSITE

This website located at drsharimarchbein.com (the “Website”) is owned and operated by Shari Marchbein, M.D., P.C. (the “PC”). This Privacy Policy applies to the Website.

BY ACCESSING OR USING THE WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THIS PRIVACY POLICY, DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE WEBSITE.

This Privacy Policy applies to the use of the Website and the information provided by and obtained from users of the Website. The PC is committed to protecting the privacy of the Website’s users.

INFORMATION THAT THE PC COLLECTS

The PC may collect two types of information: (i) personally identifiable information that you may provide voluntarily and knowingly when you access certain features of the Website as noted below in this Privacy Policy, and (ii) generalized usage information that the PC collects automatically as you access the Website.  When you access the Website, the PC may collect certain generalized information without your actively providing such information. This information may include, for example, your browser type, your operating system, and your IP address. This information may be collected using various technologies including cookies, as explained below.  The PC may retain email and other communications that you send it in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests, and improve the Website.

HOW THE PC USES INFORMATION THAT IT COLLECTS

The PC uses the personally identifiable information that it collects to ensure the proper functionality of the Website across various devices, to process user inquiries and respond to user requests, to analyze usage trends, to improve the Website, and to develop new services.

The PC employs a variety of online security measures to safeguard and keep your information private.

The PC processes personally identifiable information only for the purposes for which it was collected and in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

The PC does not share your personally identifiable information with third parties without your consent, except for third-party suppliers that perform essential business or administrative services for the PC (for example, our web hosting provider). The PC provides these suppliers only with the information they need to perform such services and asks that they either comply with this Privacy Policy or maintain comparable privacy policies that protect your personally identifiable information.

The PC may store certain personally identifiable information using a third-party hosting service provider. Please note that this Privacy Policy does not apply to any such provider, and the PC makes no warranty regarding the privacy, integrity, or security of any information stored by such provider.

COOKIES

The PC may place small data files, called “cookies,” on your computer or other device. Cookies are a standard web technology that allows the PC to both store and retrieve login information on a user’s system. These cookies automatically identify your browser to the PC’s server whenever you interact with a service provided on the Website. Cookies can store your preferences via a password you select to access a website. Cookies also help us review website traffic patterns and improve the Websites. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you usually can change your browser setting to prevent the acceptance of cookies, although this may prevent you from using some of the features of the Website. It is important to note that information collected through cookies is not linked to any personally identifiable information.

LEGAL MATTERS

The PC reserves the right to comply with the law and to release personally identifiable information relating to any user of the Website: (i) if the reasonably believes that the user is in violation of our Terms and Conditions of Use or other published guidelines or is engaged in illegal activity; (ii) to release information in response to court and governmental orders, other enforceable requests from government entities, civil subpoenas, discovery requests and otherwise as required by law; (iii) if the PC reasonably believe that such release is required to protect the rights, property, safety or security of any of our users or the public; or (iv) to respond to an emergency.

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

The Website is not intended for use by children under the age of 18. In accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), the PC does not knowingly request personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13 without parental consent. When the PC does receive information (with parental consent) from users under the age of 13, it will not share their personally identifiable information with third parties, regardless of their stated preference given at registration, in compliance with COPPA.

The PC may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. The PC encourages you to check this page for any changes to the Privacy Policy and for new versions thereof. By continuing to access, browse, and/or use the Website, you agree to accept any posted revised terms.

Effective Date

January 2018