Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Dr. Scott Lyons, also known as “drscottlyons.com,” “us,” ”we,” or “our” uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website. Our Privacy Policy is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect and use the personal information you provide to us and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our site and our products and services.

Dr. Scott Lyons is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

 

What we collect

When you visit drscottlyons.com, you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and website tracking information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our website.

 

E-mail information

If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain your email address, the contents of your email messages together with our responses.

 

Website tracking

Similar to many commercial websites, our website utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” (see “what are cookies?” below) and web server logs to collect statistical information about our website usage. The information is used to help improve user experience and provide a more useful web site. Data collected includes but is not limited to:

  • your domain name (the internet address for your Internet Service Provider)
  • your operating system (e.g. Windows, MAC OS, etc.)
  • your web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, etc.)
  • your referral url
  • pages you have viewed
  • duration of visit

 

What are Cookies?

A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive by a web page. Cookies help analyze web traffic and/or help web applications tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any personal information about you. Cookies cannot be used to transfer viruses or to run malicious applications on your computer.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and aid in improving our website tailored to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. You can choose 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. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

 

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website or its contents. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

 

Personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible: info@drscottlyons.com.