Disclaimer and Terms of Use

Disclaimer modified from the CPMA template:http://www.cmpa-acpm.ca/cmpapd04/docs/disclaimer/com_public_terms_of_use_agreement-e.cfm

Disclaimer of warranties

The Website (www.drdougbrown.ca) and the Content are provided “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE.” While the Owner endeavours to provide information that is correct, accurate, current, and timely, the Owner makes no representations, warranties, or covenants, express or implied, regarding the Website and the Content including, without limitation, no representation, warranty, or covenant that (i) the Content contained in or made available through the Website or any item(s) made available on or through the Website will be of merchantable quality and/or fit for a particular purpose; (ii) the Website or Content will be accurate, complete, current, reliable, timely, or suitable for any particular purpose; (iii) that the operation of the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free; (iv) that defects or errors in the Website or the Content, be it human or computer errors, will be corrected; (v) that the Website will be free from viruses or harmful components; and (vi) that communications to or from the Website will be secure and/or not intercepted. You acknowledge and agree that your access and use of the Website and the Content is entirely at your own risk and liability.   

Medical emergency

Do NOT use the Website (www.drdougbrown.ca) for medical emergencies. If you have a medical emergency, call a physician or qualified healthcare provider, or CALL 911 immediately. Under no circumstances should you attempt self-treatment based on anything you have seen or read on the Website.

General information is not medical advice

The general information provided on the Website (www.drdougbrown.ca) is for informational purposes only and is not professional medical advice, diagnosis, treatment, or care, nor is it intended to be a substitute therefore. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider properly licensed to practise medicine or general healthcare in your jurisdiction concerning any questions you may have regarding any information obtained from this Website and any medical condition you believe may be relevant to you or to someone else. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this Website. Always consult with your physician or other qualified healthcare provider before embarking on a new treatment, diet, or fitness program. Information obtained 2 on the Website is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions, or their treatment.

No physician-patient relationship

The presentation of general information on the Website (www.drdougbrown.ca) does not establish a physician-patient relationship between you and the Owner (or any of its physicians) and is not intended as a solicitation of individuals to become patients or clients of the Owner (or any of its physicians).

No physician-trainee relationship

The presentation of general information on the Website (www.drdougbrown.ca) does not establish a physician-trainee relationship between you and the Owner (or any of its physicians) and is not intended as a solicitation of individuals to become trainees or clients of the Owner (or any of its physicians). All medical trainee’s use the information provided at their own peril and must discuss all medical decisions with their appropriately licensed medical supervisors prior to making any patient care decisions.

No endorsements

Unless specifically stated, the Owner does not recommend or endorse any specific brand of products, services, procedures, or other information that appears or that may be advertised on the Website (www.drdougbrown.ca).

Email communication with the public

The Owner does not wish to use this Website (www.drdougbrown.ca) as a means of communication with the public (i) regarding questions or issues of a medical nature; (ii) to establish physician-patient relationships; (iii) to book or cancel appointments; or (iv) for inquiries regarding fees, services, or similar matters. Email communications regarding such matters will not be responded to and will be discarded unread.