Privacy Policy

Our commitment to you

Peninsula Bariatrics is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Peninsula Bariatrics website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Peninsula Bariatrics website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.


Collection of your Personal Information

Peninsula Bariatrics collects personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Peninsula Bariatrics also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Peninsula Bariatrics. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Peninsula Bariatrics for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Peninsula Bariatrics website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Peninsula Bariatrics public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Peninsula Bariatrics does not read any of your private online communications.

Peninsula Bariatrics encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Peninsula Bariatrics so that you can understand how those Websites collect, use and share your information. Peninsula Bariatrics is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Peninsula Bariatrics and Peninsula Bariatrics family of Web sites.


Use of your Personal Information

Peninsula Bariatrics collects and uses your personal information to operate the Peninsula Bariatrics website and deliver the services you have requested. Peninsula Bariatrics also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Peninsula Bariatrics and its affiliates. Peninsula Bariatrics may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.


Peninsula Bariatrics does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Peninsula Bariatrics may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (email, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Peninsula Bariatrics 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 to Peninsula Bariatrics, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Peninsula Bariatrics does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Peninsula Bariatrics keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Peninsula Bariatrics, in order to determine what Peninsula Bariatrics services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customised content and advertising within Peninsula Bariatrics to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Peninsula Bariatrics Web sites 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 Peninsula Bariatrics or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Peninsula Bariatrics; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Peninsula Bariatrics, or the public.


Use of Cookies

The Peninsula Bariatrics Web site use “cookies” to help you personalise 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 can 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 tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalise Peninsula Bariatrics pages, or register with Peninsula Bariatrics site or services, a cookie helps Peninsula Bariatrics to 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 the same Peninsula Bariatrics Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Peninsula Bariatrics features that you customised.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, 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 the Peninsula Bariatrics services or Web sites you visit.


Security of your Personal Information

Peninsula Bariatrics secures your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. Peninsula Bariatrics secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. 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

Peninsula Bariatrics will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Peninsula Bariatrics encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Peninsula Bariatrics is protecting your information.


Contact Information

Peninsula Bariatrics welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Peninsula Bariatrics has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Peninsula Bariatrics We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.