Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Updated January 1, 2015

Please read Top10MD Privacy Statement to understand the privacy rules about your use of this site. Except as written in any other disclaimers, policies, terms of use, or other notices on this site, these Terms of Use and our Privacy Statement are the complete agreement between you and Referral Growth Partners (“RGP” aka Top10MD and or associated “CityCosmeticSurgery.com”) with respect to your use of this site. By using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website. This website contains general information about physicians, medical conditions and treatments. The information is not advice and should not be treated as such. The medical information on this website is provided without any representations or warranties, express or implied. We make no representations or warranties in relation to the medical information on this website. This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. We do not warrant or represent that the medical information and physician profiling on this website: (a) will be constantly available, or available at all; or (b) is complete, true, accurate, up to date or non-misleading. Please note Physicians have been pre-qualified and go through a three month credentialing process. Physicians that do not meet Top10MD criteria are removed from the site upon notice.

VERY IMPORTANT: You must not rely on the information on this website as an alternative to medical advice from your doctor or other professional healthcare provider. If you have any specific questions about any medical matter, you should consult your doctor or other professional healthcare provider. If you think you may be suffering from any medical condition, you should seek immediate medical attention. You should never delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice or discontinue medical treatment because of information on this website. YOU AGREE NOT TO PROVIDE ANY CONFIDENTIAL PATIENT INFORMATION IN ANY OF YOUR EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS TO RGP.

We Own IT: Unless otherwise stated, Referral Growth Partners LLC (“RGP”) owns the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website exclusively for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

Communications over the Internet and/or using the email system may not be encrypted and may not be secure. There is no assurance of confidentiality when communicated via email.

Limitations of liability. RGP will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website. You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Referral Growth Partners LLC has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against its officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website. Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect our officers, employees, agents, and subsidiaries.

Reasonableness. By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable. If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website. You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

Unenforceable provisions. If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

Indemnity. You hereby indemnify RGP and undertake to keep RGP indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses incurred or suffered by RGP arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

Severability. If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

Law and jurisdiction. These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with Texas Law, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Dallas County.

Links to other Sites: For your easy accessibility RGP includes links to sites on the internet that are owned or operated by third parties including Physicians. RGP is not responsible for the content of such other sites. By linking to such a third-party site, you shall review and agree to that site’s rules of use before using such site. You also agree that RGP has no control over the content of that site and cannot assume any responsibility for material created or published by such third-party sites. These terms of use updated on October 26, 2013.

Paid Advertising Disclaimer: RGP accepts paid advertising from Physicians to increase their online visibility to consumers who may be searching for a Physician and to help consumer quickly contact a Physician to obtain additional information by subsequent meeting in phone or in person. Privacy Statement

Please Read This Privacy Statement Carefully. Your privacy is very important to RGP. This Privacy Statement (“Privacy Statement”) tells you how we protect and use any information we gather through this website. RGP reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time and for any reason. By using this site, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Statement. Please read our Terms of Use to understand the general rules about your use of this site. Except as written in any other disclaimers, policies, terms of use, or other notices on this site, this Privacy Statement and the Terms of Use are the complete agreement between you and RGP with respect to your use of this site. You may be subject to additional terms that may apply when you by following links that take you away from this site.

The information we receive, and how we use it, depends on what you do when visiting our site. We collect and use your non-personal information (information that is not identifiable to you personally) differently than your personal information. Non-Personal Information: Each time you visit this site to read or download information we may collect certain information about you from your computer to help us understand our visitors better. This information is collected from your computer’s web browser and may include information such as the following (“non-personal information”) the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site; the date and time you access our site; the pages you have visited on our site; information that has been de-identified; where you linked from inside our site.

If you only read or download information on our site, we do not collect or learn your name, e-mail address, home address, or other personal information about you. We may place a text file called a cookie in the browser files of your computer when you visit. The cookie may be stored on your computer’s hard drive. The information that we collect using cookies is non-personal information. U.S. Government Information Bulletin (I-034) contains a good description of cookie technology at: ciac.llnl.gov/ciac/bulletins/i-034.shtml. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, but some parts of our site may not work properly for you if you do so. We will not allow third parties to place cookies on our site.

There are no restrictions to the way RGP can use or share non-personal information. We may prepare reports and other materials using non-personal information. Since these reports and materials contain no personal information, we may share them with others. All information that is not personal to you or someone else, such as questions, comments, and suggestions (collectively “feedback”) shall be deemed to be non-confidential, and RGP shall be free to disclose and use the same, for any purpose and through any means, without any obligation whatsoever to you. By choosing to send a message to RGP, you acknowledge that all feedback will be considered to be non-confidential. RGP shall have no obligations of any kind with respect to such feedback, and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, exhibit, display, transform, commercialize, create derivative works and distribute the feedback to others without limitation.

Personal Information; In some places on this site you may have the chance to send us information about yourself. For example, our site may include an appointment setting form, or contact form. Most of our services do not require any form of registration, allowing you to visit our site without telling us who you are. However, some services may require input of your identity and request for an appointment. YOU AGREE NOT TO PROVIDE ANY CONFIDENTIAL PATIENT INFORMATION IN ANY OF YOUR EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS TO RGP OR ITS ADVERTISERS, INCLUDING USING THE RGP SITE EMAIL LINKS. YOU ARE WAIVING ANY CLAIM TO HIPPA CONFIDENTIALITY OR LIABILITY IF YOU DO PROVIDE CONFIDENTIAL PATIENT INFORMATION IN AN RGP CONTACT FORM OR LINK.

RGP or our advertising Physicians, may use personal information we collect to do the following, including but not limited to: respond to your requests for appointments or information; contact you, via e-mail, regular mail, telephone or otherwise; provide you with information that we believe may be of interest to you; develop records, including records of your personal information; enforce this Privacy Statement and our Terms of Use and other rules about your use of this site; protect RGP’s rights or property; comply with a law or regulation, court order or other legal process. By submitting personal information (such as your name, address, e-mail address, or telephone number), you agree that we may keep a record of it and may use it in accordance with the above. We also may use your personal information to help us in our business, including but not limited to improving our site, marketing and/or product development.

RGP may transfer your personal information to the Physician sites to which you select from the Directory. You also agree that RGP may share your personal information with others who help us with our business. These companies and/or individuals may not use or share your personal information with others without our permission and only for the purpose of assisting us with our business activities pursuant to our request. RGP will not sell, exchange or publish your personal information without your permission, except in conjunction with a corporate sale, merger, dissolution, acquisition, or other similar event. You agree that we may use your personal information to mail or email information to you about RGP and our products and services.

Except as otherwise written in this Privacy Statement, we will keep your personal information private and will not share it with others, unless the disclosure is necessary to: comply with a law or regulation, court order, subpoena or other legal process; protect our rights or property; enforce our Terms of Use or this Privacy Statement; protect someone’s health or safety.

What About Privacy on Other Sites? This site contains links to other non-RGP websites. We provide these links for your convenience, but we do not review, control, or monitor the privacy practices of websites operated by others. And are not responsible for activity on those sites.

OUR VALIDATION PROCESS

Setting You Apart From Your Peers

 

Our core standards includes: five+ years experience and/or 300 procedures performed, board certification, licensed in the state you’re practicing, no patient care board actions over the last ten years, not currently participating in a state-mandated drug rehabilitation program, current malpractice insurance, current DEA and DPS registrations with no restrictions or sanctions, no criminal record and willing if already implemented a patient satisfaction survey in accordance with the Affordable Care Act.

ABOUT US

Top10MD is America’s FIRST & ONLY Standards Based Patient Advocacy Service connecting patients to medical specialists they can trust. Our goal is to provide patients and referring physicians with the knowledge to not just make an informed choice, but the right choice when selecting a provider.

 

Top10MD is an advocate for both patients and doctors, helping patients connect to doctors who meet Top10MD core standards in over 30 medical specialties. Top10MD doctors’ credentials are validated annually via a certified independent third-party credentialist — creating transparency and trust between patients and their doctors.

 

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