Sequoia Dentistry is committed to protecting your online privacy. We feel it is essential for you to know how we handle the information we receive from you via the Internet. You can visit the Sequoia Dentistry website without revealing any personal information. However, you are required to provide basic contact information if you wish to use the site to request an appointment, ask a question, subscribe to a newsletter, or apply for a position as an employee. If you request an appointment, you will be asked what type of dental services you wish to obtain. If you want to apply for an employee position, you will be asked to submit your current resume.

How we and our affiliates collect and use personal information

The website of Sequoia Dentistry may contain links to websites operated by third parties. Sequoia Dentistry has no control over such third-party sites’ privacy policies and practices. If you have any concerns, you are urged to review the terms of those sites for more information about the policies applicable to those sites.

IP Addresses

We collect and log the IP addresses of all visitors to Sequoia Dentistry. An IP address is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you access the Internet. IP addresses allow computers and servers to recognize and communicate with one another. We collect IP address information to properly administer our system and gather aggregate information about how our site is being used, including the pages visitors are viewing. We do not associate IP addresses with personal information records to maintain your anonymity. However, we will use IP address information to personally identify you to enforce our legal rights or when required by law enforcement authorities.

How we use cookies

“Cookies” are small information that some websites store on your computer’s hard drive when you visit them. Like many other websites, Sequoia Dentistry may use cookies to provide us with information about our site traffic sources. Collecting this information, however, does not allow us to identify you personally. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but allow you to modify security settings so that you can approve or reject cookies on a case-by-case basis. Our site will work best if JavaScript is enabled. If you reject cookies from our site, some parts of the site may not work properly for you.

How we protect your personal information

Once your data reach our servers, the same state-of-the-art security software that guards our company’s essential business data protects your data as well. In addition to using the most secure technology available, we do identify all data before they are used in any aggregate reporting that may be done.

What we provide to third parties

Except as noted above for our surveys, Sequoia Dentistry does not provide any third party access to your IP address and contact information. We may provide third parties with aggregate statistics about our visitors, traffic patterns and related site information. These data reflect site-usage patterns gathered during visits to our website each month, but they do not contain behavioral or identifying information about any individual member unless that member has given us permission to share that information.

Aggregate Information

We use general traffic, site usage and length-of-stay information in reports to third parties with which we have a business relationship. This sort of information is shared only in aggregate and does not personally identify you.

Children’s Privacy

This site is intended for adults age 18 or older. It is not intended for or designed to attract people under the age of 18. We do not collect personally identifiable information from any person we actually know to be under the age of 18.

Email

Email communication that you send to us via the email links on our site may be shared with a customer service representative, employee, dental expert or agent that is most able to address your inquiry. We make every effort to respond in a timely fashion once communication are received. Once we have responded to your communication, it is discarded or archived, depending on the nature of the inquiry. The email functionality on our site does not provide a completely secure and confidential means of communication. It’s possible that your email communication may be accessed or viewed by another Internet user while in transit to us. If you wish to keep your communication private, do not use our email. You may decide at some point that you no longer wish to receive communications from our site. To stop receiving communications, contact us at any time.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

We will occasionally update this Privacy Policy. We recommend that you check back here often to see any changes that have been made, and how our policies may have changed with regards to your personal information, how we store it and use it to help give you the best online experience possible.