Why do we use cookies?

We utilize cookies to personalize content and advertisements, offer social media functionalities, and analyze our website’s traffic. Furthermore, we share information regarding your usage of our website with social media, advertising, and analytics partners, who may combine it with other data you’ve supplied to them or that they’ve gathered from your interaction with their services. Cookies are tiny text files containing information that websites employ to enhance the user experience on a site you’ve previously visited. This presupposes that you are employing the same device and web browser. If this is the case, cookies will remember your preferences, comprehend how you utilize the website, and tailor the content you encounter to align more closely with your personal interests and requirements. Cookies aid us in furnishing, safeguarding, and enhancing our services.

Managing Cookies

Through Your Web Browser

You have the option to adjust your settings for accepting, rejecting, or deleting cookies at any time by adhering to the respective guidelines within your web browser’s settings.

You can configure your internet browser to notify you about the use of cookies and to never allow their acceptance. In such a scenario, certain services and functionalities may not operate as expected. It’s important to note that opting out of this choice does not signify your consent to accept all cookies.

Additionally, you can erase all cookies presently stored on your device by clearing your web browser’s browsing history. Nonetheless, please be aware that this action may result in the loss of certain stored data (e.g., login credentials, website preferences).

Via the Cookie Banner

By selecting the cookie banner, you can manage your cookie preferences by choosing the appropriate options, as described below.

Click on the cookie banner to oversee your preferences.

For more comprehensive information regarding cookies, please visit the website www.aboutcookies.org.

Cookies We Employ:

Strictly Necessary Cookies

Strictly necessary cookies are indispensable for the proper operation of the website, enabling you to navigate and utilize its features, including accessing secure sections.

These cookies do not identify your specific identity. Devoid of these cookies, we are unable to ensure the effective functioning of our website. These cookies are stored on your device only during your visit to the website or for the maximum duration of a single session.

For instance, strictly necessary cookies are used to maintain the overall user preference for accepting or declining cookies, along with displaying the cookie banner. Another example of these cookies’ functionality is retaining user logins for our website’s electronic services.

Your consent is not required for strictly necessary cookie usage.

Cookies on this Website Requiring Your Consent

These cookies are not strictly essential for using this website as intended but necessitate your consent to be activated. Minus these cookies, functionalities that facilitate the effortless utilization of our website, such as pre-filled forms, become unavailable. Preferences you establish, such as language choices, will no longer be retained, necessitating reconfiguration whenever you navigate between pages.

PAPAIANNOU PLASTIC SURGERY has integrated third-party-owned content into this website. These third-party providers might potentially place cookies on your device when you visit our website, thereby collecting information about your visit to our website. For further insights into their cookie utilization, consult the websites of these third-party providers.

Should you opt not to grant your consent for the employment of cookies that mandate it, or should you rescind this consent, you will solely access the website’s functionalities not reliant on such cookies. Additionally, segments of the website that incorporate third-party content, potentially depositing third-party cookies on your device, will remain inaccessible unless you provide consent for cookie usage, encompassing any third-party cookies that may be placed. To facilitate this, activate the website’s provided feature for such consent.

Statistical Cookies

Statistical cookies help website owners understand how visitors interact with their pages by anonymously collecting and reporting information. With these statistical cookies, we also gather information about the usage of our website.

For example, the information collected pertains to your browsing behavior, such as the frequency of your visits to pages, the keywords you use for searching, the type of browser you use for navigation, and the website from which your visit originated. These statistical data do not identify you, are not used for any other purpose, and are not shared with third parties.

Performance Cookies

With the help of these cookies, we collect information about how a website is used and provide you with the best possible user experience.

For example, cookies assist us in routing traffic between servers and understanding how quickly our services load for different users. They also help us identify which pages visitors open most frequently and if users receive error messages from certain pages. These cookies do not store information that can identify the user. The collected information is aggregated and, therefore, anonymous. These cookies are used exclusively to improve the website’s performance and, by extension, the user experience.

Cookies for Website Functionality and Services

These cookies allow the website to remember user choices, such as the username or region, to provide enhanced and personalized features. The information collected by these cookies is anonymous and cannot track user activity on other websites.

For example, with cookies, we store preferences, learn when you have viewed or interacted with the content of our products or services, and provide you with customized content and experiences.

Additionally, we use cookies to provide you with content in your preferred language.

For example, we store information in a cookie placed in your browser or device to display the website in the language you prefer.

Marketing Cookies

Marketing cookies are used to track visitors on websites. The intention is to create user profiles to display ads that are relevant and engaging for you or to record user activity on this website or on various websites for similar marketing purposes.

For example, cookies enable us to display ads to people who have previously visited our website, purchased products, or used our applications and to suggest services based on this activity. Additionally, we use cookies to measure the performance of advertising campaigns related to our services.

For example, we use cookies to measure how often ads are displayed and to calculate the cost of these ads. Moreover, cookies help us measure how often users view or click on ads.

Cookies help us display ads and measure their performance across different browsers and devices used by the same individual.

Social Media Cookies

On our website, we have included content from Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn for website promotion (e.g., “like” and “share” buttons) or sharing (e.g., “tweet”) on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram. With your consent, these social networks install their own cookies on your device. PAPAIANNOU PLASTIC SURGERY is not affiliated with the installation and use of these cookies. This cookie content may store and process certain information for personalized advertising.

Please read the privacy statement of these social networks (which may change regularly) to understand what they do with your (personal) data processed using these cookies. The collected data is anonymized as much as possible. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram are located in the United States.

Log Files:

When you visit our website, our server automatically collects certain information and records it in specialized log files.

These log files capture the following details for every request made to the website server from your web browser:

We collect this information to ensure the security of our information and services, guarantee the availability, integrity, and confidentiality of data, protect against random, illegal, or malicious activities, investigate potential cyberattacks and incidents, and support any relevant legal claims if necessary.

We retain these log files for a period of 12 months and may share them with third parties who assist in managing our website, as well as with competent authorities if needed for the investigation of cyberattacks and incidents. Data involved in investigations or used for legal purposes is kept for the necessary duration.

Please be aware that this policy may undergo periodic changes. Any modifications will be reflected here, and we will notify you in advance, giving you the opportunity to review the revised policy before deciding to continue using our services.