Terms of Use

By submitting the contact form, you agree to the Terms of Use:

Communications through our website or via email are not encrypted and are not necessarily secure. Use of the internet or email is for your convenience only, and by using them, you assume the risk of unauthorized use.
By submitting a form you hereby agree to hold Chennai Plastic Surgery, its doctors and affiliates, harmless from any hacking or any other unauthorized use of your personal information by outside parties.

Privacy on the CPS Web site

Chennai Plastic Surgery (CPS) is committed to protecting the privacy of the data it collects from you when you visit its web sites. This statement describes the practices that it follows to protect the privacy of personal data collected from you when you visit this site. CPS may occasionally update this privacy statement and other statements referenced by it as new services and programs are introduced.

CPS does not collect personally identifiable information from you, including e-mail addresses, without asking you. In some instances, CPS may request that you voluntarily supply information, including e-mail address, street address, telephone number or other information, to allow the society to personalize and enhance your site visit or to provide the opportunity for follow up after your site visit. Whether you provide information is entirely voluntary. When you voluntarily supply personally identifiable information, we assume that you have consented to our use of the personally identifiable information subject to this privacy policy.

CPS does not knowingly collect, use or disclose personally identifiable patient information on its web site. You should not post any material in any area of our web site that could be used to identify a patient. If we learn that we have collected the personal information of a patient, we will take steps to delete the information as soon as possible. You must be at least 13 years old to have our permission to use this site. We do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personally identifiable information about visitors under 13 years of age.

Use of information provided

If you voluntarily provide information, you consent to the collection and use of your personally identifiable information by CPS. However, CPS does not sell or rent personal information collected through this site to anyone.

The website may include the option to make purchases or register for events. To process these transactions, we may collect personal information or direct to you to third-party providers of the services. If we collect personal information, we may share your personal information with our agents, representatives, contractors, service providers or other third parties so that they can provide use with support services such as authorization of credit card transactions and order fulfillment as well as your credit card issuer. By voluntarily providing your personal information, you consent to CPS providing your personal information to third parties that may provide these services. You agree that we are not responsible or liable for any of their actions or omissions.

CPS may collect certain standard, non-personally identifiable information that your browser normally provides when you request to view a page from a web server, such as your IP address, browser type, and access times. CPS uses this information to support the operation of its web site and to analyze the traffic patterns on our site.

CPS may use aggregate statistics about web site visitors, such as volume, traffic patterns, login activity, referral sources and related site information to support the operation of its web sites. It may also provide this aggregate information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will include no personally identifiable information about the users. CPS may also disclose information in special cases when it has a good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect and defend our rights or property; (c) enforce the Web site Terms and Conditions of Use; or (d) act to protect the interests of our users or others. Occasionally CPS may be required by law enforcement or judicial authorities to provide personally identifiable information to the appropriate governmental authorities. We will disclose such information upon receipt of a court order, subpoena, or to cooperate with a law enforcement investigation. CPS reserves the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we in good faith believe to be unlawful.

If you have voluntarily provided personally identifiable information, CPS may, from time to time, send mail or e-mail to you regarding products and services. If you do not want to receive such offers and mailings, you can easily indicate that by following the instructions on the correspondence.

Regarding cookies

CPS may utilize a standard Internet technology called “cookies” to recognize your device so that we can provide certain features on our web site to you. Cookies can allow us to determine that you have visited the site in the past and thus save and remember preferences that you may have set while browsing our site. Cookies do not allow us to retrieve any other data from your hard drive or obtain your e-mail address. CPS may also make use of memory-based cookies in support of authenticating the user of certain CPS web applications. While you control the ability to modify your browser settings to either accept all cookies, notify you when a cookie is sent, or reject all cookies, it may not be possible to utilize certain features of our web site which require the use of cookies if your browser is set to reject cookies.

CPS may use at any time various Google products such as Remarketing with Google Analytics, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, the DoubleClick Campaign Manager integration, and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. You may opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using Google’s Ads Settings. Additionally, you may use the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on to avoid having your data used by Google Analytics.

CPS will not facilitate the merger of personally-identifiable information with non-personally identifiable information previously collected from Display Advertising features based on the DoubleClick cookie unless CPS provides clear notice of, and you provide your affirmative consent to, such merger.

CPS may use Remarketing with Google Analytics to advertise online. Third-party vendors, including Google, may insert CPS ads on sites across the Internet. CPS and third-party vendors, including Google, may use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and/or third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie), either alone or together, to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your previous visits to this site.

CPS and third-party vendors, including Google, may use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and/or third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie), alone or together, to report how CPS ad impressions, other uses of ad services, and interactions with these ad impressions and ad services are related to visits to this site.

CPS may use data from Google’s Interest-based advertising or third-party audience data (such as age, gender, and interests) with Google Analytics to analyze how visitors use the site, to provide general profiles about visitors to the site, to analyze trends and statistics, and to improve design, content and marketing of this web site, its services and products.

This site contains links to other sites. While CPS strives to link only to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, CPS is not responsible for the privacy practices employed by other sites.

WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE. The CPS web site provides content and features (the “Service”) for CPS members, medical and healthcare professionals, and public users. This statement describes the terms and conditions of use of the Service. By using the Service in any manner or by registering or by logging in to the Service you are stating that you agree to be bound by and adhere to the terms and conditions of use in this statement.

The Service does not provide medical advice. The text, graphics, photos, videos and other information (the “Content”) is not intended as medical advice and should not be considered medical advice. Always seek the advice of a qualified Board Certified cosmetic / plastic surgeon / cosmetic physician wherever applicable, regarding any medical condition or procedure.

The Service may display Content that is graphic in nature and that may depict partial or full nudity. If you find such material offensive you should not use the Service or you should exercise caution before accessing certain features of the Service.

You must be at least 18 years old to have our permission to use the Service. We do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personally identifiable information about visitors under 18 years of age. You are responsible for all registration data, photos, videos, comments, text, documents and other information (“User Submission”) that you upload, enter or post using the Service. You agree that you will not upload any User Submission that infringed or violated any rights of any party or that compromises the privacy of any person or patient. By providing any User Submission you agree that it is non-confidential for all purposes. You hereby grant CPS an irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free right and license to use any and all User Submission submitted to CPS.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless CPS, its affiliated companies, business partners, licensors, employees, agents, and any third party information providers to the Service from and against all claims, losses, expenses, damages and costs (including, but not limited to, direct, incidental, consequential, exemplary and indirect damages), and reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from or arising out of your use, misuse, or inability to use the site, the Service, or the Content, or any violation by you of this Website Terms and Conditions of Use.

Unless otherwise specified, the Service is for your personal non-commercial use. You may not copy, reproduce, publish, distribute, sell, create derivative works from, transfer, retransmit, stream or sell the Content without the express written consent of CPS. CPS authorizes you to view and download a single copy of Content that is of interest to you for personal, noncommercial use. You must acknowledge CPS as the source and owner of any content you download and subsequently share with another individual through any means. You may not download content for use on any other web site or internet accessible service without the express written consent of CPS. You may not collect, download or attempt to collect or download email addresses, contact information, photos or other information through the use of bots, spiders, crawlers or other automated technology or programs for any purpose. You may download a reasonable number of items for your personal noncommercial use but you may not attempt to download large numbers of items for the purpose of obtaining all of or a large portion of our email addresses, contacts or photos.

The Service and the Content, including but not limited to white papers, press releases, procedure descriptions, are protected by Indian copyright laws, and belong to CPS or its partners, affiliates, contributors or third parties. The copyrights in the Content are owned by CPS or other copyright owners who have authorized their use on the site. You may download and reprint Content for non-commercial, non-public, personal use only. If you are browsing this site as an employee or member of any business or organization, you may download and reprint Content only for educational or other non-commercial purposes within your business or organization, except as otherwise permitted by CPS. You may not manipulate or alter in any way images or other Content on the site.

You agree not to copy, distribute, imitate, retransmit, or stream any technical, design or layout elements of the www.thecosmeticsurgery.org web site or any other web site owned, licensed, operated or controlled by CPS.
Certain Content on the website may qualify for trademark and/or service mark protection under Federal and/or common law. You acknowledge that CPS, its partners, affiliates, contributors or third parties own all right, title, and interest in and to any such trademarks and/or service marks. You are prohibited from using any of the marks or logos appearing throughout the website without permission from the trademark, service mark, or trade dress owner, except as permitted by applicable law.

If the Service requires you to create an account to use for logging on to the Service you agree to complete the account creation process by providing us with current, accurate, complete information in your responses during the account creation process. You are responsible for choosing and protecting your user name and password and for all activities that occur using your user name and password and you agree not to share your user name and password. You agree to notify CPS immediately if you believe your user name or password have been compromised or used without your authorization. You may not use another person’s user name and password without the permission of its owner.

The Services may include photo galleries, email services, discussion boards, chat services, forums, personal or enhanced web pages, event calendars and other additional services (“Enhanced Services”).

You agree that you will not use any enhanced service to :

  • conduct or post personally identifiable information on any person or patient,
  • post defamatory, abusive or threatening comments,
  • promote, advertise, offer to sell or buy any commercial products or services,
  • post any inappropriate, obscene, illegal content,
  • upload any files containing programs, scripts, or other software of any type,
  • upload any content or files that you do not own or control the appropriate copyright, patent, intellectual property or trade secret rights to,
  • collect or attempt to collect information about other users of the service or CPS member, including but not limited to email addresses, fax numbers and mailing addresses, unless you are retrieving the information to contact a board certified CPS member surgeon for the purposes of your personal medical consultation or services,
  • create a false identity for any purpose, or
  • restrict, impeded or attempt to impact the ability of others to access the Service in a normal and secure manner.

You agree that CPS has no obligation to monitor the Services but may do so at its sole discretion and may review content that has been posted to the Service under your account and that CPS, if it finds that content to be unacceptable for posting for any reason reserves the right to delete the content with any notice or obligation to you. You agree that CPS reserves the right to terminate your account or limit your access to any or all of the Services at any time without notice for any reason.

The Services may provide links to other sites or services not owned, operated or controlled by CPS. By using any such link you are stating that you understand that CPS is not responsible for the content or services of any such linked site or service, that the appearance of such a link does not imply any endorsement by CPS and that these links are provided to you only as a convenience.

CANCELLATION / REFUND POLICY: 50% refund on cancellation. Cancellation should be intimated atleast 3 days prior.

CPS MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, THE SERVICE OR THE CONTENT. CPS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH REGARD TO THE SITE, THE SERVICE, THE CONTENT, AND ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE FURNISHED OR TO BE FURNISHED VIA THE SITE. CPS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS PERFORMED BY THE SITE OR THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SITE OR THE SERVICE WILL BE CORRECTED. CPS DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT, OR THAT ANY ERRORS IN THE CONTENT WILL BE CORRECTED. THE SITE, THE SERVICE AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS.

IN NO EVENT WILL CPS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHER INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF (I) THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, THE SERVICE, OR THE CONTENT, (II) ANY TRANSACTION CONDUCTED THROUGH OR FACILITATED BY THE SITE; (III) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE SITE, THE SERVICE AND/OR THE CONTENT, (IV) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITE, THE SERVICE, OR THE CONTENT, EVEN IF CPS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SITE, THE SERVICE, THE CONTENT, OR WITH THE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

CPS reserves the right to modify this Website Terms and Conditions of Use at any time without giving you prior notice. Your use of the site following any such modification constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the Website Terms and Conditions of Use as modified.