Last Updated: 12/22/2023
Information We Collect
- Analytics and Tracking Data: We use Google Analytics (https://policies.google.com/privacy), and Clicky.com (https://clicky.com/terms/privacy) to understand how our website is used. These tools collect information such as web browser type, IP address, and time zone. They help us improve our website’s functionality and user experience.
- Cookies and Similar Technologies: Cookies are small data files that are placed on your device when you visit our website. They enable us to remember your preferences and understand your interaction with our site. You have the option to disable cookies through your browser settings, but this may affect your user experience on our site.
How We Use Your Information
- To Improve Our Website: The analytics data helps us understand user behavior and preferences, enabling us to enhance our content and user interface.
- To Ensure Security: We monitor IP addresses and browser types to identify and prevent any malicious activities.
- For Legal Compliance: We may disclose your information if required by law or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to comply with legal processes.
We are committed to protecting your information. We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal data. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Our website may contain links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these external sites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of each website you visit.
Absolutely, here’s a section that addresses the use of Surgery.com by individuals outside of the United States:
Use Outside the United States: Surgery.com is based in the United States and governed by United States law. If you are using our website from outside the United States, please be aware that your information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in the United States where our servers are located and our central database is operated.
Prohibition for Minors: Surgery.com is not intended for individuals under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18 or knowingly allow such persons to use our website. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from a minor without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
Parental Responsibility: We encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. If you believe that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us at [Insert Contact Information]. We will take necessary steps to remove such information and terminate the minor’s account.