Straighten Up Orthodontics

Privacy Policy

Welcome to the privacy policy of Straighten Up Orthodontics. As a patient and/or website visitor, your privacy is of the utmost importance to us.


Straighten Up Orthodontics can be reached at:


Address: Straighten Up Orthodontics 2415 Musgrove Road, Suite 307 Silver Spring, Maryland 20904
Telephone: 301-879-1607
Email: straightenuportho@gmail.com

It is the policy of Straighten Up Orthodontics to respect the privacy of website visitors as it pertains to any information we may collect while operating our website. The Privacy Policy of Straighten Up Orthodontics applies to the website address http://www.straighten-up-orthodontics.com. We are committed to protecting any personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website.


We have adopted this privacy policy ( hereto referred to as the “Privacy Policy”) to explain what information may be collected on the Straighten Up Orthodontics website, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose this information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other means, such as in-office visits and patient registration.


This Privacy Policy sets forth the general rules and policies that govern how visitors access and use our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.


Types of Information We Collect

Like many websites, Straighten Up Orthodontics collects information of a non-personally-identifying nature. These are pieces of information that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Straighten Up Orthodontics’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how our website visitors use our website. From time to time, Straighten Up Orthodontics may release non-personally-identifying information in an aggregate format. For example, as part of a report on trends on the usage of our website.


Straighten Up Orthodontics also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and users commenting on blog posts on the http://www.straighten-up-orthodontics.com/ website. Straighten Up Orthodontics only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.


How We Gather Potentially Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to the Straighten Up Orthodontics website choose to interact with Straighten Up Orthodontics in ways that require Straighten Up Orthodontics to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Straighten Up Orthodontics gathers depends on the nature of the interaction as it is established by the website visitor. For example, we may ask visitors to contact us through an online contact form. We may use and temporarily store this personally-identifying information to respond to the message request. Personally-identifying information may include name, telephone number, address, and other pieces of personal information.


How We Protect Your Personal Information

The security of your Personal Information is important to us. Although, keep in mind that no method of information transmission over the internet is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially accepted means of data protection, we cannot absolutely guarantee the security of messages sent through the Straighten Up Orthodontics website.


Links to External Websites

For patient information purposes, you may find links to external websites on the Straighten Up Orthodontics website. These links lead to third-party website hosts. We strongly advise that you review the privacy policies and terms and conditions of any third-party websites you may visit, of which may be linked through the Straighten Up Orthodontics website. Due to the nature of these interactions, we assume no control or responsibility for the content, policies, practices, products, or services of any third-party websites referenced and/or linked through the Straighten Up Orthodontics website.


Straighten Up Orthodontics Uses Google Ads for Remarketing Purposes

The straighten-up-orthodontics.com website uses the remarketing services to advertise on third party websites (including Google) to previous visitors to our site. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven’t completed a task on our site, for example using the contact form to make an enquiry. This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display Network. Third-party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a website visitor’s past visits. Of course, any data collected will be used in accordance with our own privacy policy and Google’s privacy policy.


You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.


Aggregated Services

Straighten Up Orthodontics may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Straighten Up Orthodontics may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Straighten Up Orthodontics does not disclose information of a personally-identifying nature.


Cookies

To personalize and enrich your experience while visiting the Straighten Up Orthodontics website, we use “Cookies” and similar technologies to display content personalized to your visiting habits. Cookies may be stored on your personal computer, smartphone, or tablet, and retrieved to display customized content.


What are “Cookies”?

A “cookie” is a string of data that websites store on visitors’ personal computers or smart devices. The visitor’s browser provides this information each time a visitor returns. Straighten Up Orthodontics uses cookies to help our team identify and track visitors, their usage of http://www.straighten-up-orthodontics.com/, as well as visitors’ access preferences. Straighten Up Orthodontics visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using the Straighten Up Orthodontics website. Although, refusing cookies may limit certain features and functionalities of the website, and may cause certain features to not function appropriately.


By continuing to navigate our website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to Straighten Up Orthodontics’ use of cookies.


Changes to Our Privacy Policy

Straighten Up Orthodontics may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and at the sole discretion of Straighten Up Orthodontics. We encourage you to check this page frequently for updates to this Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change(s).


If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact us via one of the contact methods listed below: Address: Straighten Up Orthodontics 2415 Musgrove Road, Suite 307 Silver Spring, Maryland 20904 Telephone: 301-879-1607 Email: straightenuportho@gmail.com