Edward S. Kwak MD- ESKMD Facial Plastic Surgery is committed to the privacy of our visitors and patients. The following policy outlines the privacy practices for the practice’s website WWW.ESKMD.COM and other online services we provide.
We do not sell any customer information to any third party. In addition, we will never provide individually identifiable customer information to any third party unless if compelled through legal process, if we find your use of our website violate any laws or usage practices.
Personal information is collected through WWW.ESKMD.COM and other virtual communication tools only when voluntarily provided during a customer visit to our website, including online form submissions. Personal information collected includes name, address, telephone number, personal health information, email address, and other personal information.
The information voluntarily provided through the forms on our website is used by Edward S. Kwak MD- ESKMD Facial Plastic Surgery to respond to service requests or questions, to provide any products or services desired. Information may also be used to send reminders of future appointments you have scheduled with Edward S. Kwak MD- ESKMD Facial Plastic Surgery. All information you provide is treated as private and confidential.
If you would like to remove or modify your personal information, please contact us at [email protected] We will gladly and expediently comply with your request.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in the operation of our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, in which case these people/entities are under signed agreement to not misuse or disclose information. We may also release your information when we believe such release is required to comply with the federal, state, or local laws, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing or other uses.
Our website utilizes cookies, which are small pieces of data that may be sent to your web browser and stored on your computer. This means we collect non-personal information from website visitors including the user’s browser type, IP address, external links you clicked to reach our site, and pages you visit while viewing our website. The IP address may be stored with the personally identifiable information you provide in order to allow us to provide more finely tuned customer service both now and in the future.
The information collected by cookies may be used to understand and save your preferences, improve the performance of our website, and process transactions. Additionally, cookies may be utilized for various marketing functions. You may choose to accept or reject cookies through the configuration settings of your web browser. Cookies, which are set on your computer and used within Edward S. Kwak MD- ESKMD Facial Plastic Surgery, will not collect personal information, financial information, confidential information, or passwords.
Edward S. Kwak MD- ESKMD Facial Plastic Surgery may authorize third parties to collect, track, and process all non-personal information collected by cookies.
This site has certain security measures in place to protect against loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. We utilize a Secure Site Certificate enabling SSL encryption for your confidential information. Online servers are further protected from unauthorized electronic access by firewall technology that recognizes, reports and locks out unusual or apparently unauthorized access attempts.
Databases are regularly backed up and saved to protect against loss of information. Backup storage media and online servers are maintained in a physically secured and environmentally controlled facility with monitored physical access controlled by password, biometric and physical security measures
Access to visitor or guest information (including backup media) by staff and contractors is controlled by both policy and electronic means. Only authorized staff has access to customer data. Individual staff members may be allowed to access only certain parts of customer information as may be required to perform their job functions. All staff or contractors with any access to customer data are under signed agreement not to misuse or disclose such information to any third party except as may be required by law or job function.