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Terms of Use

Please read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using this site.

By using this site, you signify your assent to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to all of these Terms and Conditions of use, do not use this site.

The University of Miami (“UM”) may revise and update these Terms and Conditions at any time. Your continued usage of the UM website (“UM Site,” or the “Site,”) will mean you accept those changes.

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Medical Disclaimer

All research and clinical material published by the University of Miami School of Medicine on the School’s websites is for informational purposes only. Readers are encouraged to confirm the information contained herein with other sources. Patients and consumers should review the information carefully with their professional health care provider. The information is not intended to replace medical advice offered by physicians. The University of Miami School of Medicine and the University of Miami will not be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary, or other damages arising therefrom.

Terms for Online Appointments

Information collected from this website or provided on any form you have submitted through the website is used only in conjunction with an expressed interest by the user in obtaining additional information about the University of Miami’s physician practice or services. It does not create any type of relationship between the individual providing the information and the University of Miami or any of its physicians. This information is not considered Protected Health Information (PHI) and will be used to contact you because you have requested that you be contacted. In addition, information provided on the website or in any response to you is not and cannot be considered medical advice or treatment. The University of Miami will not be liable for and you will release and hold them harmless from any claims and/or any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary, or other damages arising therefrom. Please consult with your doctor for medical advice or treatment for any condition you may have. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 and/or go to the nearest emergency room.

Privacy Statement for Bascom Palmer

Thank you for visiting the Bascom Palmer website. Your privacy is very important to us. Simply stated, our policy is to collect no personally identifiable information about you when you visit our website unless you affirmatively choose to make such information available to us. This Privacy Statement generally describes how we collect, use and/or share information gathered by our websites.

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