This form, Notice of Privacy Practices, presents the information that federal law requires us to give our patients regarding our privacy practices.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery understands the necessity of protecting the privacy of your data when you visit our website. The following outlines how we protect your personal information collected with your visit to our site. St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, may update our statement on occasion as new programs, services and processes are implemented.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery does not intentionally use, collect or disclose patient information on its website that is personally identifiable. You should not post information on our website that could be used to identify you. If we discover we have personal information, we will begin the process to delete the data as quickly as possible.
You must be at least 18 years old to receive permission from us to use our website. We will not intentionally or knowingly collect personally identifiable information about visitors under the age of 18.
WHEN INFORMATION IS PROVIDED:
When you share information with us voluntarily, that is implied consent for the collection and use of your data by our practice. St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery will not rent or sell personal data we collect on this website to anyone. We may offer to register online. During the transaction, it is possible that personal information will be collected if that is the case. We may share that information with other parties to accommodate support services like credit card authorizations. By voluntarily giving us that information, you give St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery permission to provide your data to the third parties that provide your data to the third parties that provide these services. You also agree not to hole St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery responsible for any of the actions or omissions of these third parties.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery may also collect non-personal information provided by your browser when you request a page view from your server. This information may include your browser time, IP address and access times. St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery uses this information for supporting website operations and to evaluate traffic patterns for our website.
Some of the statistics St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery may collect and use includes volume, traffic patterns, referral sources, login activity and other information related to our website to support our operations. The information may be shared with third parties, but will not include personally identifiable data of any kind. St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery may disclose information in special cases where required, such as: 1. Follow legal requirements; 2. Defend or protect our property and rights: 3. Enforce our Terms and Conditions of Use; 4. Protect our users’ interests.
Occasionally, St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery may be required by law enforcement or the legal system to provide personal information to the appropriate authorities. This information will be disclosed with a court order, subpoena or to otherwise cooperate with an investigation conducted by law enforcement. St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery reserves the right to report activities we believe to be unlawful to the proper authorities or law enforcement agencies.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery reserves the right to send mail or email regarding products or services to the personal information you have voluntarily provided. If you do not wish to receive these communications, we will provide instructions to easily indicate that desire as well.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery may use Internet technology known as “cookies” to identify your device so we can offer appropriate website features to you that are compatible with that device. Cookies also provides us information about whether you have visited our website in the past. They do not allow us to collect your email address or other information from your hard drive. St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery may use memory-based cookies to authenticate some of our website applications. The control of your browser settings remains with you, as you can choose to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or receive notifications when a cookie is sent. If you set your browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to use all the features of our website that require them.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery reserves the right to utilize Google products like Google Display Network Impression Reporting, Remarketing with Google Analytics, Google Analytics Demographics, DoubleClick Campaign Manager or Interest Reporting. You may choose to opt out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using Google’s Ads Settings. You can also utilize the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add On if you choose to prevent having your data used by Google Analytics.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery will not initiate merging of your personal information with non-personal data collected from Display Advertising features based on the DoubleClick cookie unless we give you clear notice and you provide your consent for such action.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery may use Remarketing with Google Analytics for online advertising. In addition, third-party vendors may insert ads for our practice on different sites on the Internet. This does include Google. Both St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and third-party vendors may also use first-party cookies (including the Google Analytics cookie) and other third-party coolies (including the DoubleClick cookie) alone or in combination to optimize, inform and serve ads based on your previous visits to our website.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and third parties, including Google, may also use both first-party and third-party cookies, alone or in combination, to determine how ad impressions, other uses of ad services and interactions with these services are related to our website visits. St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery may also use information from Google’s Interest-based advertising or data from its third-party audience, which might include age, gender and interests. Data will be combined with Google Analytics to provide general profiles about visitors and determine how visitors might use the site. This information can then be used to improve the content, marketing and design of the website, as well as services and products offered here.
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery may use the Facebook.com “conversion tracking pixel” to determine whether Facebook’s advertisements are effective for marketing purposes. This tool allows us to gather information on users’ actions after the user is directed to a third-party website through a click on a Facebook ad on this website. The data we collect with this tool does not include personally identifying information. However, Facebook may use this information according to Facebook’s Data Policy to show you advertisement on both Facebook.com and third-party websites that might be of interest to you. A cookie may be used to facility ad displays by both Facebook and its partners.
Links to Additional Websites
St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery’s website contains links to other sites. While we try to only link to sites that share a high respect for privacy, St. Louis South Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery is not responsible for privacy policies held by other websites. If you have questions about this statement, you should contact us at 636-931-4699.