We are committed to your protection!
Assure A Smile Advanced Dental Practice is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful, safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Assure A Smile web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Assure A Smile.com, you consent to the data practices described within this statement.
Collection of Personal Information
Assure a Smile collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Assure a Smile also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Assure A Smile. This information may include: your IP address, browser type, domain name(s), access times and referring web site addresses. This information is used for the operational purposes, to maintain quality of the web site service, and to collect general statistics.
Please keep in mind that if you disclose personally identifiable information or sensitive data through our website, this information may be collected and solely used for Assure a Smile’s practice. We will never distribute your information to any third party or vendor.
Use of your Personal Information
Assure a Smile collects and uses digital information to deliver the best overall experience and performance for our users. We may also use personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available by our practice. Assure a Smile may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion(s) of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Assure a Smile does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Our office may contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. Under such cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is never transferred to the third party. In addition, Assure a Smile may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services directly to Assure a Smile.
Assure a Smile does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Assure a Smile may keep track of the web sites and pages our customers visit within our website in order to determine which services are the most relevant and popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within AssureASmile.com, specifically for researching behavior trends and indications.
Assure a Smile will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) Conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on AssureASmile.com; (b) Protect and defend the rights or property of Assure a Smile; and, (c) Act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Assure a Smile.
The AssureASmile.com website may use “cookies” to help personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and may only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to inform the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize your experience with AssureASmile.com, or register with us, a cookie helps our office recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to AssureASmile.com, the information you previously provided may be retrieved, so that you may easily use the features that you previously customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies by default, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of AssureASmile.com’s services or other web sites you may visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Assure a Smile secures your personal information from unauthorized access, abusive use, or general disclosure. Assure a Smile secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled and secure environment, while protecting the user from the aforementioned unauthorized use. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Assure a Smile reserves the right to occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Assure a Smile encourages the user to periodically review this statement to remain informed of how Assure a Smile is protecting your information.