Silva Orthodontics values the trust its customers place in the company. Accordingly, Silva Orthodontics adheres to the highest ethical standards in gathering, using and safeguarding customer information that is entrusted to the company.
Use and Collection of Customer Information
Silva Orthodontics does not rent, sell or exchange information about its customers. Access to information about Silva Orthodontics customers is restricted to Silva Orthodontics. Third parties that need access to Silva Orthodontics customer information in order to provide operational or other support services to Silva Orthodontics must agree to safeguard customer information in strict compliance with Silva Orthodontics policy.
Silva Orthodontics gathers only the customer information that is needed to administer its business, provide superior service and communicate offers on merchandise and services that Silva Orthodontics believes will be of interest to its customers.
Silva Orthodontics limits access to customer information to those employees who need it to carry out their business functions. Silva Orthodontics educates its employees about Silva Orthodontics policies and practices in regard to safeguarding customer information, preventing its unauthorized access, use or disclosure, and ensuring its proper handling.
Accuracy and Security of Customer Information
Silva Orthodontics makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that the customer information it maintains is accurate, timely and secure.
Silva Orthodontics will monitor and adopt, as appropriate, new technological developments that are designed to aid in ensuring the accuracy and security of customer information.
Silva Orthodontics enforces its policies in regard to gathering, access and use of personal customer information by its employees and authorized third parties.
Personally Identifiable Information
The Silva Orthodontics website collects personally identifiable information (such as name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from website visitors only when visitors voluntarily provide such information to Silva Orthodontics. Silva Orthodontics website visitors who do not want their personally identifiable information collected online are asked not to submit such information to Silva Orthodontics.
Silva Orthodontics website visitors are informed that when they provide Silva Orthodontics with personally identifiable information online, that information is kept within Silva Orthodontics. Visitors are further informed that, unless specifically stated otherwise, the personally identifiable information may be stored and used by Silva Orthodontics to better understand its customers’ needs, to improve Silva Orthodontics products and services, and to contact customers regarding offers that may be of interest to them.
If Silva Orthodontics website visitors previously provided their e-mail addresses to Silva Orthodontics and would like to have their e-mail addresses removed from Silva Orthodontics e-mail mailing lists, Silva Orthodontics asks them to send an e-mail message to privacy@DOMAIN.com. Silva Orthodontics informs such visitors that it will use reasonable efforts to delete their e-mail addresses from its existing files.
Silva Orthodontics has no intention of collecting personally identifiable information (name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from children (individuals under the age of 13) online and using that information for marketing purposes. Where appropriate, Silva Orthodontics will specifically instruct children not to submit such information on the Silva Orthodontics website.
If a child has provided Silva Orthodontics with an e-mail address, Silva Orthodontics asks that a parent or guardian of the child contact Silva Orthodontics at privacy@DOMAIN.com if they would like the e-mail address deleted from Silva Orthodontics e-mail mailing lists. Silva Orthodontics informs customers that it will use reasonable efforts to delete such e-mail addresses from its existing files.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information Collected Automatically
The Silva Orthodontics website may collect information from website visitors that is not personally-identifiable, including the visitor’s operating system, browser, domain name, and the specific web pages on the Silva Orthodontics website that are accessed or visited. Silva Orthodontics only collects this information in the aggregate, and only uses it to improve the Silva Orthodontics website.
Information Placed Automatically on Visitors’ Computers
Silva Orthodontics informs website visitors that when they visit Silva Orthodontics websites, Silva Orthodontics may store some information on the visitor’s computer in the form of a “cookie” or similar file. These files allow Silva Orthodontics to tailor the website to reflect a customer’s listed or historical preferences. Most Web browsers allow Web users to exercise control over such files on their computers by erasing them, blocking them, or notifying the user when such a file is stored. Silva Orthodontics website visitors are asked to refer to their browser’s instructions to learn about those functions.