Privacy Policy

Last Updated: September 18, 2017

 

This Privacy Policy describes the information collected through this web site (the “Site”) and how that information is used and shared. Sharper Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (“Company,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) and its suppliers may collect or receive the types of information described below in connection with your access to and use of the Site, including your purchase of services and products through the Site and account registration on the Site (together, “Collected Information”).

By accessing or using the Site or by accepting our Terms of Service, you agree on behalf of yourself and any company that you represent (together, “you”) that you have read and understand this Privacy Policy and that you consent to the collection, use, and sharing of information as discussed below.

If you do not agree with this Privacy Policy, please do not access or use the Site.

This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and made a part of our Terms of Use and our Terms of Service. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. All changes will be effective immediately upon posting to the Site and, by accessing or using the Site after changes are posted, you agree to those changes. Material changes will be conspicuously posted on the Site.

 

We Collect Information that You Submit

Personally Identifiable Information. You can visit the Site without sharing personally identifiable information, but you will be required to provide personally identifiable information in order to use certain features of the Site, such as communicating with a Company representative via text or email.  We will collect any personally identifiable information from or about you that you choose to submit to us, which may include your name, email address, physical address, and telephone number. Specifically, we collect your personally identifiable information: while setting up your account, and in receiving and fulfilling information requests including communicating with you via text and email about the Company’s services and products. We will use your personally identifiable information to process your orders for services and products, to communicate with you in connection with our services and products, and to provide you with information and communications that you request or that we believe are relevant or may be of interest to you, subject to applicable laws and the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Mailing List Information. If you sign up or otherwise opt in to receive promotions from us, you will need to submit your name and email address and/or telephone number. We will use this information to provide you with promotional and other communications. You may opt out of receiving promotional emails from us at any time by following the unsubscribe instructions contained in the applicable email. We may use a third party email provider to deliver these communications to you.

How We Collect Information

IP Addresses and Related Data. The servers used to operate the Site may collect data pertaining to you and the equipment, software, and communication methods you use to access the Internet and the Site, including Internet protocol (“IP”) addresses assigned to your computer, your Internet service provider (ISP), your approximate geographic location, your browser type, the pages you access on the Site, the web sites you access before and after visiting the Site, the length of time you spend on the Site, date and time stamps, and clickstream data. Company may use this information to administer the Site and their servers, to generate statistical information, to monitor and analyze Service traffic and usage patterns, to monitor and prevent fraud, to investigate complaints and violations of our policies, and to improve the Site’ content and the products, services, materials, and other content that we describe or make available through the Site. We may combine this information with personally identifiable information, other Collected Information, and information obtained from third parties for security reasons. The suppliers that we use to provide the Site may collect information about your visits to the Site and other web sites.

Cookies. The Site may automatically use cookies to track Site use and to facilitate and enhance the user experience on the Site. “Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored on your computer’s hard drive by your browser. The Site may use both cookies that we implement and cookies implemented by our suppliers and other third parties. We use cookies to track how you access and use the Site, to learn when and how users visit the Site, to learn how popular Site pages are and aren’t, to learn which search terms are used to find the Site, and to learn which web sites direct you to the Site. We also use cookies to help display certain information on the Site and to improve your enjoyment of the Site, for example, by remembering your contact and other information when you access or use the Site. Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You can disable this function, but disabling cookies may impact your use and enjoyment of the Site. Our suppliers may use cookies and other tracking technologies to track Site visitors across the Internet to understand how you get to the Site. Due to this automatic collection of cookies, we do not honor “do not track” requests.

Google AdWords, Third-Party Advertising Networks, and Behavioral Advertising. The Site may use Google AdWords, an online advertising service provided by Google Inc., to collects anonymous information about your visits to and interactions with the Site and other web sites. Google Inc. will use this information to target advertisements for goods and services. These targeted advertisements may appear on the Site or on other web sites. The anonymous information is collected through the use of a “pixel tag,” which is industry-standard technology. To opt out of remarketing advertising provided through Google or to customize your ad preferences, visit Google’s Ad Settings page at http://www.google.com/settings/ads. Opting out will not affect your use of the Site. To obtain more information about third-party ad networks and online behavioral advertising and to change your preferences with respect to certain online ads, please visit the National Advertising Initiative Consumer Opt-Out web site at http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices or the Digital Advertising Alliance Self-Regulatory Program web site at http://www.aboutads.info. Opting out of online ads with one ad network and web browser does not necessarily carry over to any other ad network or web browser. As a result, depending on the opt-outs you request, you may still see our ads from time to time.

Google Analytics. The Site may use Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc., to collect information about your use of the Site, which information your web browser automatically sends to Google. This information includes the URLs of the web sites that you visit and your IP address. Google may also set cookies or read preexisting cookies. This information is stored on Google’s servers. Google uses this information to provide us with reports about Service traffic and your visits to the Site (for example, the domain from which you access the Internet, the web address of the web site from which you linked to the Site, and the date and time of your visit to the web sites that you view and click through). We will use this data to improve the Site’ structure and content. Google may use this data in accordance with its Privacy Policy, which is located at http://www.google.com/policies/privacy. For more information on how Google uses your data, visit http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners. You may opt out of our use of Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out web site at http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout and installing the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-On. Please remember that you will need to opt out for each browser you use.

Social Media. The Site may allow you to connect and share information with various social media platforms, for example, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. These features may require us to implement cookies, plug-ins, and application protocol interfaces (APIs) provided by those social media platforms. We may share information that you provide us or that we may collect about your use of the Site with those platforms and that information will be subject to their privacy policies. For further information, we encourage you to review those platforms’ privacy policies: Facebook’s Data Policy at https://www.facebook.com/full_data_use_policy; Instagram’s Privacy Policy at https://www.instagram.com/about/legal/privacy; Twitter’s Privacy Policy at https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=en.

Embedded Content. The Site may incorporate content, including feeds scripts embedded in the Site’ code as well as visible content (for example, videos) provided by third parties. In some cases, those third parties collect data about how you interact with their content.

How We Use and Share Collected Information

In addition to the uses described above, Company and its suppliers may use and share Collected Information as described below. We will not sell, rent, or share Collected Information except as disclosed in this Privacy Policy or as permitted by applicable law.

Purpose Collected. We will use your personally identifiable information for the purpose for which you have given it to us, to schedule appointments, to communicate with you in connection with providing services, and generally to provide you with information and communications that you request. If you register for an account on the Site, we will use your information to communicate with you regarding your account. If you contact us for support or assistance in using the Site, we may use your information to determine whether or not your system meets the minimum requirements needed to access and use the Site and otherwise to contact you regarding your request.

Communication with You. We may use Collected Information to notify you of changes made to the Site, such as changes to our Terms of Use, our Terms of Service, and this Privacy Policy, and, if you sign up or otherwise opt in to receive promotions from us, to send you promotional materials and other communications as set forth above.

Site Evaluation and Improvement. We may use Collected Information: to analyze, develop, and improve the content, materials, products, and services that we make available through the Site and the Site’ functionality; to inform fundraising, marketing, and communication plans and strategies; to evaluate user needs and customize Service content, promotional emails, and your browsing experience; and for other legitimate and lawful business purposes.

Security and Protection of Rights. We may use Collected Information and share it with third parties to the extent permitted by applicable law, including in the event of a subpoena, court order, or law enforcement request. Company will use Collected Information and share it with third parties if we believe doing so is necessary to operate the Site or to protect our rights or the rights of others, including disclosing information necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action in the event of a violation of our contracts, terms, or policies.

Sharing Collected Information with Our Suppliers. We may share Collected Information with our hosting supplier, payment processors, marketing and public relations service providers, email service suppliers, and other suppliers as necessary for us to provide the Site and our products and services to you and as may otherwise be permitted by applicable law. We require our suppliers to comply with all applicable data privacy laws and regulations. Our suppliers are authorized to and may use Collected Information as necessary for them to provide the applicable services to us. 

Business Transactions. All Collected Information is exclusively the property of Company but, if Company undergoes a change in control, acquisition, merger, reorganization, or asset sale, all information owned by or in the control of Company may be transferred or sold to the successor of the transaction. That successor will be bound by this Privacy Policy as it applies to that information.

Aggregate Data. We may aggregate personally identifiable information and other Collected Information to create anonymous aggregate data on Service users, which describes users as a group but does not reveal the identity of individual users. We may use aggregate data to understand Service users’ needs, to determine Service user demographics and usage patterns, to determine what kinds of products and services we can provide, and to improve and enrich our products, services, and the Site.

Information Security

Company does not guarantee that loss, misuse, or alteration of Collected Information will not occur, but we have security measures in place to help protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of information under our control. The storage and communication of information can never be completely secure, so we do not guarantee that communications or other information that you submit or that are otherwise provided to us will be completely secure. If you become aware of any breach of Service security, this Privacy Policy, our Terms of Use, or our Terms of Service, please notify us at sharper@sharpersurgery.com or (317) 399-4567 immediately. If our security system is breached, we will notify you of the breach if and to the extent required under applicable law.

Access by Children

The Site is not directed at children under 13 years of age. Company does not knowingly collect or use information from children under 13 through the Site.

Site Access From Outside the United States

If you are visiting the Site from outside the United States, please be aware that Collected Information may be transferred to, stored in, and processed in the United States (where our and our suppliers’ servers and databases are located and operated). The data protection and related laws and regulations of the United States might not be as comprehensive as those in the country from which you are accessing the Site. 

How to Access Your Personally Identifiable Information

To access or update your personal identifiable information as it exists in our records, contact us at sharper@sharpersurgery.com or (317) 399-4567.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, contact us at sharper@sharpersurgery.com or (317) 399-4567.

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