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Psychiatrist Silver Spring MD, Dr. Smita Patel

Dr. Patel's Experience and Compassion Can Help You or Your Loved One

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Modification of Terms

               DR. SMITA PATEL reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions under which the drSmitaPatel.com website is offered.  As such it is the users responsibility to periodically check the terms and conditions to ensure their continued agreement to be bound. These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between DR. SMITA PATEL and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof. 

Restrictions on Use and Ownership

               All pages contained within this website and all materials made available for download (collectively referred to as “the site”) are the property of DR. SMITA PATEL.  DR. SMITA PATEL grants you a nonexclusive license to use the site for your personal use and not to use the site for the purposes of gaining a competitive advantage.  You warrant that you will not use the site for any unlawful purpose or any purpose prohibited by these terms and conditions.  If you breach the terms and conditions of the site your authorization to access and use the site is revoked and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials from the site. 
The contents of the site, including the text, images, audio, and video, are copyrighted and may not be distributed, reproduced, modified or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of DR. SMITA PATEL.  You may download content from the site to any single computer for personal, non-commercial use only, provided you comply with any end-user license agreements and you keep intact all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices.  You may not make copies of the site for any purpose, the sole exception being the automatic copies created by your web browser to make a temporary cache on your computer’s hard drive for personal use. 

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In accordance with the Digital Millenium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. §512) DR. SMITA PATEL is a registered with the United States Copyright Office as a Service Provider.   Any notification of claimed copyright infringement must be sent to DR. SMITA PATEL. 

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               This website and all information contained herein is intended for informational purposes only and does not constitute medical advice.  This website will not be a substitute for a visit with a qualified health professional and will not replace the judgment of a qualified health professional.  For information and advice about your situation contact a doctor.  DR. PATEL will strive to ensure that the information contained on their website is up to date and accurate, but DR. PATEL does not warranty or guarantee the accuracy of the information contained on the website.   Schedule an appointment with a doctor for the most current and accurate information.

Links to and from Third Party Sites

DR. SMITA PATEL makes no representations, guarantees or warranties about any other website you may access through this site.  DR. PATEL has no control over the content of third party websites and a hyperlink from the site to any third party website does not constitute an endorsement or acceptance of responsibility for the content contained on the third party website.  It is your responsibility to take precautions to ensure the third party site and/or any downloads from the third party site are free of viruses or any other form of malicious software.  Access to any third party site is at your own risk.  When on the third party site you will be subject to the third parties terms and conditions.
Any hyperlink to this website must be to an entire page of the site, not an isolated element on a page of the site.  Nor may you copy any materials from the site onto your web server for any reason.  Any unauthorized use of the content will be a violation of copyright and or trademark and could subject you to legal action. 

Disclaimer of Warranties

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Limitation of Liability

DR. SMITA PATEL and her affiliates, suppliers, and any other third party mentioned on this site are neither responsible nor liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, exemplary, special, punitive or other damages, including without limitation those resulting from lost profits, lost data, or business interruption, arising out of or relating in any way to the site, content or information contained on the site, site related services and/or any hyperlinked site, whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory.  Your sole remedy shall be to cease to use the site and or site related services.

Choice of Law and Venue

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