Terms & Conditions

 

Terms of use

This Terms of Use Agreement (the "Agreement") is entered into by and between Mikki Seagren, DO (the "Owner") and "you", the user of this website (“www.doctorseagren.com” or “Dr. Seagren” or the "website"). Access to, use of, and/or browsing of the website is provided subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein. By accessing, using, and/or browsing of the website, you hereby agree to these terms and conditions. This agreement contains warranty disclaimers and other provisions that limit the Owner's liability to you. Please read these terms and conditions carefully and in their entirety, as using, accessing, and/or browsing the site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND TO EACH AND EVERY TERM AND CONDITION SET FORTH HEREIN, PLEASE EXIT THE SITE IMMEDIATELY AND DO NOT USE, ACCESS, AND/OR BROWSE THE SITE. By entering the site, you acknowledge and agree that you have read and understand these terms and conditions, that the provisions, disclosures, and disclaimers set forth herein are fair and reasonable, and that your agreement to follow and be bound by these terms and conditions is voluntary and is not the result of fraud, duress, or undue influence exercised upon you by any person or entity. 

We may change, add, or remove portions of these Terms of Use at any time, which shall become effective immediately upon posting. It is your responsibility to review these Terms of Use prior to each use of the website and by continuing to use this website, you agree to any changes.   

PRIVACY STATEMENT

Dr. Seagren and the Owner are not involved in conversations between users and contributors, does not control content submitted by users or contributors, and assumes no obligation to monitor content submitted by users or contributors. The website and the Owner are not in any manner responsible for information contained in or omitted from content on the website. The website and the Owner reserve the right to block, remove, or modify communications, content, or materials that it determined, in its sole discretion, to be (a) in need of being anonymized in conformance with applicable U.S. HIPAA regulations or other applicable regulations and laws, (b) not related to the general informational purpose for which the website is provided or which are against the law, (c) abusive, defamatory, offensive, or obscene, (d) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (e) in violation of any copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property right or other rights of a third party, (f) in violation of this Agreement, or (g) otherwise unacceptable to Dr. Seagren and the Owner in their sole discretion. 

 

ADVERTISERS AND SPONSORS

The inclusion of third party advertisements does not constitute an endorsement, guarantee, warranty, or recommendation of, and the Owner makes no representations and/or warranties about any product or service contained therein. 

 

COPYRIGHT STATEMENT

The website is protected by copyright law and is owned by the Owner of the party expressly identified as the provider of the Content. Except as granted in the limited license herein, or authorized by the express prior written consent of the Owner, any use of the Content, including modification, transmission, presentation, distribution, republication, or other exploitation of Dr. Seagren or any of its Content, whether in whole or in part, is prohibited. The Owner hereby reserves any and all intellectual property rights in the website. 

 

THIS SITE DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE

The content of the website, including but not limited to posts and responses to posts, whether created by the Owner or otherwise, is not to be relied upon by you, and is for informational purposes only. The content of the website is not intended to be medical advice, diagnosis, treatment, or care, nor should it be a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, treatment, or care. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider properly licensed to practice medicine or general health care in your jurisdiction concerning any medical condition you believe may be relevant to you or to someone else, or any surgical or nonsurgical intervention or procedure you may consider. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking medical advice because of something you have read on this website. 

Disclaimer statement

The opinions are entirely our own and do not represent those of our employers or funding sources. Dr. Seagren does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement, or other information displayed, uploaded, or distributed through the website by any user, information provider, or any other person or entity. 

THE MATERIALS ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS". DR. SEAGREN MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS AND NEGATES ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, OR OTHER VIOLATION OF RIGHTS. FURTHER, DR. SEAGREN DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS CONCERNING THE ACCURACY, LIKELY RESULTS, OR RELIABILITY OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON ITS WEBSITE OR OTHERWISE RELATING TO SUCH MATERIALS OR ON ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE. 

 

NO PHYSICIAN-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP; POSTS NOT PRIVATE OR CONFIDENTIAL

The presentation of content, posts, or response to posts on the website does not establish a physician-patient relationship between you (or someone else) and Dr. Seagren, the Owner, contributors, or any other individuals. The website is an internet-based forum and information submitted is not private or confidential, nor is it protected by physician-patient privilege, as it may be read, collected, and used by others. You agree not to provide any information to the website that you consider confidential. Any advice posted by the Owner on the website will not be confidential. You waive all claims and expectations of privacy. 

 

THIRD PARTY LINKS

In an attempt to provide increased value to users of the website, the website may link to websites or applications operated by third parties ("linked sites"). Neither Dr. Seagren nor the Owner shall be responsible for any linked sites, whether or not they are affiliated with Dr. Seagren. These linked sites and applications are provided only for your convenience and therefore your access of them is at your own risk. 

 

INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless, the Owner, Dr. Seagren, and it’s physicians, officers, employees, agents, partners, sponsors, advertisers, licensors, and their respective successors and assigns, from and against any and all claims, demands, liabilities, costs, or expenses whatsoever, including, without limitation, legal fees and disbursements, resulting directly or indirectly from (a) your breach of any of the terms and conditions of this Agreement, (b) your access to, use, misuse, reliance upon, or inability to access or use the website, the content, or any linked sites or, (c) your use of, reliance on, publication, communication, distribution, uploading, or downloading of anything on or from the website. 

 

HOLD HARMLESS

In no event shall any of Dr. Seagren, its Owner, contributors, authors, employees, agents, licensors, and their respective successors and assigns be liable for damages of any kind, including, without limitation, any direct, special, indirect, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages including, without limitation, any loss or damages in the nature of, or relating to, lost business, medical injury, personal injury, wrongful death, improper diagnosis, inaccurate information, improper treatment, or any other loss incurred in connection with your use, misuse, or reliance upon Dr. Seagren, or you inability to use the website, regardless of the cause and whether arising in contract, tort, or otherwise. The website and the Owner also expressly disclaims any and all liability as stated herein for the acts, omissions, or conduct of affiliates and/or third-party advertisers or sponsors of the website. The foregoing limitations shall apply even if Dr. Seagren knew of or ought to have known of the possibility of such damages. Your access and use of the website is entirely at your own risk and liability.