Terms and Conditions

1. Use Of Site. The information on http://www.bruceheller.net (the “Website”) is for informational and educational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for medical professional help, advice, diagnosis, treatment or hands on training experience. Providers who post information or instructional materials on the Website are not providing health care services through the use of this Website.

Use of, or posting of information, images or educational materials on, the Website does not constitute establishment of a physician-patient or clinical relationship with any individual, nor establishment or offer to enter into a business relationship with any institution or organization.

Any reliance on any information provided by the Website is solely at your own risk. Bruce Heller, M.D., P.C. is not liable for any adverse events which occur from use of the Website or as a result of any medical conditions you may have.

Information on this Website should never replace the advice of a physician. IF YOU HAVE, OR ARE HAVING, A MEDICAL EMERGENCY, YOU SHOULD CONTACT YOUR PHYSICIAN OR 9-1-1, OR GO TO YOUR LOCAL EMERGENCY ROOM.

Your use of this Website is acceptance of these Terms and Conditions and represents the same effect as physically signing an agreement. We have the right to amend these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice to you by posting the revised Terms and Conditions on the Website. You agree that you are bound by those changes by continuing to use the Website

2. Accuracy. We do not warrant, and are not liable for, the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or usefulness of information, opinions, services or other information provided through the Website or on the Internet generally. We shall not, nor shall we be responsible for, independent review or verification of the accuracy or completeness of the information shared on the Website.

This site may include links to other sites that are not owned by or under our control and we are not responsible for, and make no representations, warranties or recommendations with respect to the usefulness, availability or content of any such sources, and you assume all responsibility with respect to the use of such sites and any and all information or services furnished through such sites. Furthermore, the information, opinions, and advice (if any) in articles posted on, or linked to, this website are solely those of the author.

The information on the Website may be changed periodically without prior notice. All content on the Website is provided "as is." Use of such information is voluntary, and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy, and timeliness. Your sole and exclusive remedy for dissatisfaction with the Website is to stop using the Website.

3. Adverse Technical Events. All information is transmitted over a medium which is beyond our control and jurisdiction. Accordingly, we assume no responsibility for, or relating to, delay, failure, interruption or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of this Website or sites accessed through this site.

4. Limitation Of Liability. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF GOODWILL, WORK DISRUPTIONS, COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION, OR ANY AND ALL OTHER COMMERCIAL DAMAGES OR LOSSES, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF, AND REGARDLESS OF THE LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY (CONTRACT, TORT, BREACH OF WARRANTY OR OTHERWISE) UPON WHICH THE CLAIM IS BASED. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF THE WEBSITE AND/OR ANY MATERIAL LINKED THROUGH THE WEBSITE.

5. Copyright and Trademarks. All content included on the Website including, but not limited to, text, photographs, graphics, button icons, images, artwork, names, logos, trademarks, service marks and data (the "Content"), in any form including the compilation thereof, are proprietary to Bruce Heller, M.D., P.C. and protected by U.S. and international copyright law and conventions. The Content may include both Content owned or controlled by Bruce Heller, M.D., P.C. and Content owned or controlled by third parties and licensed to Bruce Heller, M.D., P.C. Except as set forth below, direct or indirect reproduction of the Content, in whole or in part, by any means, is prohibited without our express written consent. You are authorized only to use the Website for personal use and are not authorized to reproduce, sell or exploit the Website or content of the Website for commercial purposes.

6. Indemnification You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Bruce Heller, M.D., P.C. and its officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates, third party information providers, licensors and others involved in the delivery of products, services or information over the Website, from and against any and all liabilities, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising from any violation by you of these Terms and Conditions or your use of the Website or any products, services or information obtained from the Website.

7. Choice of Law. By using the Website, you agree that the laws of the state of New York, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms and Conditions and any dispute that might arise between you and Bruce Heller, M.D., P.C. You agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of Manhattan County, NY in connection with any claim involving the Website.

8. Privacy Policy.

We respect your personal privacy and are committed to adhering to federal and state privacy laws and industry guidelines in order to protect you and your identity. Please be sure to read this Privacy Policy before using the Website. By using the Website, you accept and agree to our privacy practices. Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and your continued use of the Website means that you accept such changes, so please check this area periodically for updates to this Privacy Policy.

a. INFORMATION THAT IS COLLECTED FROM YOU

As you navigate through a website, certain information can be passively collected (that is, gathered without you actively providing the information) using various technologies and means, such as navigational data collection. Like most web site operators, we track some of this anonymous information. We passively collect information to understand what areas of the Website are most popular, which areas may require improvement and what technologies are being used by our patients. This information helps us to update and improve the Website . We also use this information for security purposes, to detect and to block security breaches and to provide you with a safe online environment. We do not collect personally identifiable information automatically, but we may tie information collected automatically to your previously submitted personally identifiable information.

Third party sites that are linked to from the Website are not under our control and we are not responsible for their content or privacy policies. If you would like information on any other party’s privacy policy, you should contact that party directly, and we encourage you to do so.

b. HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS USED

We use your personal information to enhance the operation of the Website and allow you to use all of its features.

We will not sell your personally identifiable information to any outside organization without your consent. We may disclose your personal information to the reputable vendors that assist us in processing information or delivering materials or services. These vendors are instructed not to use the information for any other purpose. At times the information may be disclosed when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing the Website and applicable laws or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of the Website. We reserve the right to transfer this information to a successor entity in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, sale of assets or other corporate change respecting Bruce Heller, M.D., P.C.

We do not otherwise distribute to third parties your personally identifiable information. We, however, will have no liability for disclosure of information obtained due to errors in transmission or the unauthorized intervention of third parties.

We may provide aggregate statistics about our visitors, online traffic patterns and related information to reputable third parties, but these statistics will not include any personally identifying information. We also will disclose any information that it is required to disclose by law or by an appropriate government authority. We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.

c. CHOICES YOU HAVE ABOUT USES OF YOUR INFORMATION

We use cookies to store visitors preferences, record session information, such as user preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, customize Website content based on visitors' browser type or other information that the visitor sends. If you do not wish us to collect cookies, you may set your browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If you do so, please note that some parts of this site may then be inaccessible or not function properly.

d. HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS PROTECTED

We have implemented both technical and procedural methods to maintain the integrity and security of all sensitive information under our control and protect it against loss, misuse and unauthorized alteration. We use secure servers, firewalls and encryption technology to protect electronic transmissions and help prevent unauthorized users from accessing our servers. In addition, our electronic files are backed up for redundancy and designed to be accessible only by authorized individuals.

The Website may contain links to other web sites operated by third parties that are provided as a courtesy to you. We cannot control these third party sites, which may collect personal information from you. When you follow a link and leave this site, you do so at your own risk.

e. CHILDREN’S USE OF THE WEBSITE.

The Website is not intended for children under the age of 18. We will not knowingly collect information from site visitors in this age group. We encourage parents to talk to their children about their use of the Internet.

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BRUCE HELLER, M.D., P.C.

315 West 57th St., Suite 405
New York, NY 10019

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