With this data protection declaration we inform you which personal data we process in connection with our activities including our stuckiortho.ch website. In particular, we provide information as to why, how and where we process which personal data. We also provide information about the rights of people whose data we process.

Further data protection declarations and other legal documents such as General Terms and Conditions (GTC), Terms of Use or Conditions of Participation may apply to individual or additional activities.


1. Contact addresses


Responsibility for the processing of personal data:

Dr. med. dent. Nils Stucki, Fachzahnarzt für Kieferorthopädie (CH)
Christoffelgasse 6
CH – 3011 Berne


We would like to point out if there are other persons responsible for the processing of personal data in individual cases.


2. Terms and legal bases


2.1 Terms

Personal data is all information that relates to a specific or identifiable natural person. A data subject is a person about whom we process personal data.

Processing includes any handling of personal data, regardless of the means and procedures used, such as querying, comparing, adapting, archiving, storing, reading out, disclosing, procuring, recording, collecting, deleting, arranging, organizing, saving, changing, disseminating , linking, destroying and using personal data.


2.2 Legal Bases

We process personal data in accordance with Swiss data protection law, in particular the Federal Act on Data Protection (Datenschutzgesetz, DSG) and the Ordinance on Data Protection (Datenschutzverordnung, DSV).


3. Nature, Scope and Purpose

We process the personal data that is required to be able to carry out our activities and activities in a permanent, user-friendly, safe and reliable manner. Such personal data can in particular fall into the categories of inventory and contact data, browser and device data, content data, meta or edge data and usage data, location data, sales data as well as contract and payment data.

We process personal data for as long as is required for the respective purpose or purposes or by law. Personal data that no longer needs to be processed will be made anonymous or deleted.

We can have personal data processed by third parties. We can process personal data together with third parties or transfer them to third parties. Such third parties are, in particular, specialized providers whose services we use. We also guarantee data protection with such third parties.

We only process personal data with the consent of the person concerned, unless processing is permitted for other legal reasons. Processing without consent may be permissible, for example, to fulfill a contract with the data subject and for appropriate pre-contractual measures to protect our overriding legitimate interests because the processing is evident from the circumstances or after prior information.

In this context, we process in particular information that a person concerned voluntarily transmits to us when contacting us – for example by post, e-mail, instant messaging, contact form, social media or telephone – or when registering for a user account. We can store such information, for example, in an address book, in a customer relationship management system (CRM system) or with comparable tools. If we receive data about other people, the transmitting people are obliged to protect data protection for these people guarantee and ensure the accuracy of this personal data.


4. Personal data abroad

In principle, we process personal data in Switzerland. However, we can also disclose or export personal data to other countries, in particular in order to process them there or have them processed.

We can disclose personal data to all states and territories on earth and elsewhere in the universe, provided that the law there ensures adequate data protection in accordance with a resolution of the Swiss Federal Council.

We can disclose personal data in states whose law does not guarantee adequate data protection, provided that suitable data protection is guaranteed for other reasons. Appropriate data protection can be provided, for example, through appropriate contractual agreements based on standard data protection clauses or with other appropriate guarantees. Exceptionally, we may store personal data in countries without adequate or export appropriate data protection, if the special data protection law requirements are met, for example the express consent of the persons concerned or a direct connection with the conclusion or the liquidation of a contract. Upon request, we will be happy to provide affected persons with information about any guarantees or provide a copy of guarantees.


5. Rights of affected persons


5.1 Data Protection Claims

We grant affected persons all rights under applicable data protection law. Affected persons have the following rights in particular:


  • Information: Affected persons can request information as to whether we have personal data about them edit, and if so, what personal data is involved. Affected people received Furthermore, the information that is required to fulfill your data protection claims enforce and ensure transparency. This includes the processed personal data as such, but also, among other things, information on the purpose of the processing, on the duration of storage, any disclosure or export of data to other countries and the origin of the data to other countries and the origin of the personal data.
  • Correction and restriction: Affected persons may correct inaccurate personal data, complete incomplete data and restrict the processing of their data.
  • Deletion and objection: Affected persons can have personal data deleted (“right to be forgotten”) and object to the processing of their data with effect for the future.
  • Data release and data transfer: Affected persons may request the surrender of personal data or the transfer of their data to another data controller.


We may suspend, restrict or refuse the exercise of the rights of affected persons to the extent permitted by law. We can inform affected persons of any requirements that must be met before they can exercise their rights under data protection law. For example, we may refuse to provide information in whole or in part with reference to business secrets or the protection of other persons. We may also, for example, refuse to delete personal data in whole or in part with reference to statutory retention obligations. or partially with reference to legal retention obligations.

We may exceptionally provide for costs for the exercise of rights. We will inform affected persons in advance about any costs.

We are obliged to take appropriate measures to identify data subjects who request information or assert other rights. rights with appropriate measures. Data subjects are obligated to cooperate obligated.


5.2 Right to Complain

Affected persons have the right to assert their data protection claims through legal channels enforce or lodge a complaint with a competent data protection supervisory authority.

Data protection supervisory authority for private persons responsible and federal bodies in Switzerland is the Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (EDÖB).


6. Data Security

We take suitable technical and organizational measures to ensure data security appropriate to the respective risk. However, we cannot guarantee absolute data security.

Access to our website is via transport encryption (SSL / TLS, in particular with the Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure, abbreviated HTTPS). Most browsers mark transport encryption with a padlock in the address bar.

Our digital communication is subject – as is basically all digital communication – to mass surveillance without cause or suspicion and other monitoring by security authorities in Switzerland, the rest of Europe, the United States of America (USA) and other countries. We cannot directly influence the corresponding processing of personal data by secret services, police agencies and other security authorities.


7. Use of the Website


7.1 Cookies

We may use cookies. In the case of cookies – own cookies (first-party cookies) as well Cookies from third parties whose services we use (third-party cookies) – are data that are stored in the browser. Such stored data does not have to be limited to traditional cookies in text form.

Cookies can be stored in the browser temporarily as “session cookies” or for a specific period of time stored as so-called permanent cookies. “Session cookies” are automatically deleted when the browser is closed. Persistent cookies have a specific storage duration. In particular, cookies enable a browser on the next visit to recognize our website and thereby, for example, to measure the reach of our site. However, permanent cookies can also be used, for example, for online marketing.

Cookies can be completely or partially deactivated and deleted in the browser settings at any time. Without cookies, our website may no longer be fully available. We actively request – at least if and to the extent necessary – the express consent to the use of cookies.

For cookies that are used for performance and reach measurement or for advertising, For numerous services, a general objection (“opt-out”) is possible via the AdChoices (Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada), the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI), YourAd- Choices (Digital Advertising Alliance) or Your Online Choices (European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance, EDAA).


7.2 Server Log Files

We may collect the following information whenever you access our website, provided that it is transmitted by your browser to our server infrastructure or can be determined by our web server: Date and time including time zone, Internet Protocol (IP) address, access status (HTTP status code), operating system including user interface and version, browser and version, browser including language and version, individual sub-pages of our website accessed page of our website including the amount of data transferred, the last web page accessed in the last website called up in the same browser window (referrer).

We store such information, which may also constitute personal data, in server log files. The information is necessary to provide our website permanently, user-friendly and reliable and to ensure data security and thus in particular the protection of personal data – also by third parties or with the help of third parties.


7.3 Web beacons / Tracking pixel

We may use tracking pixels on our website. Tracking pixels are also referred to as web beacons. Tracking pixels – also from third parties whose services we use – are small, usually invisible images that are automatically retrieved when you visit our website.  With pixel counters, the same information can be collected as in server log files.


8. Social Media

We are present on social media platforms and other online platforms in order to communicate with interested persons and to provide information about our activities and operations. In connection with such platforms, personal data may also be processed outside of Switzerland.

The General Terms and Conditions (GTC) and Terms of Use as well as data protection declarations and other provisions of the individual operators of such platforms also apply in each case. These provisions inform in particular about the rights of data subjects directly vis-à-vis the respective platform, which includes, for example, the right to information.


9. Third Party Services

We use services of specialized third parties to perform our activities and operations in a durable, user-friendly, secure and reliable manner. With such services, we can, among other things, embed functions and content in our website. In the case of such embedding, the services used record the Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of the users at least temporarily for technically compelling reasons.

For necessary security-related, statistical and technical purposes, third parties whose services we use may process data in connection with our activities and operations in aggregated, anonymized or pseudonymized form. This is, for example, performance or usage data in order to be able to offer the respective service.

In particular, we use:

  • Google services: Providers: Google LLC (USA) / Google Ireland Limited (Ireland) for users in the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland; General information on data protection: “Principles of data protection and security”, data protection declaration, “Google is committed to compliance with applicable data protection laws », «Guide to data protection in Google products», «How we collect data from websites or use apps on or in which our services are used” (information from Google), “Types of cookies and other technologies used by Google”, “Personalised Advertising» (activation / deactivation / settings).


9.1 Digital Infrastructure

We use the services of specialized third parties to make use of the digital infrastructure required in connection with our activities and operations. in connection with our activities and operations. These include hosting and storage services from selected providers.

In particular, we use:

  • Cyon: hosting;Provider: cyon GmbH (Switzerland);Information on data protection: «Privacy “, Data protection.


9.2 Map Material

We use third party services to embed maps on our website.

In particular, we use:

  • Google Maps including Google Maps Platform: map service;Provider: Google; Google Maps-specific information: “How Google uses location information”.


9.3 Fonts

We use third party services to embed selected fonts as well as icons, logos and symbols into our website.

In particular, we use:

  • Google Fonts: Fonts;Provider: Google;Google Fonts-specific information: «Privacy and Google Fonts» («Privacy and Google Fonts»), «Privacy and Data Collection ».


10. Success and reach measurement

We try to determine how our online offering is used. In this context, we can, for example, measure the success and reach of our activities and operations as well as the effect of third-party links to our website. But we can also, for example, try out and compare how different parts or versions of our online offering are used (“A/B test” method). Based on the results of the performance and reach measurement, we can in particular correct errors, strengthen popular content or make improvements to our online offering.

In most cases, the Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of individual users are stored for performance and reach measurement. In this case, IP addresses are generally shortened (“IP masking”) in order to follow the principle of data economy through the corresponding pseudonymization.

Cookies may be used and user profiles may be created when measuring success and reach. Any user profiles created include, for example, the individual pages visited or content viewed on our website, information on the size of the screen or browser window and the – at least approximate – location. In principle, any user profiles are created exclusively in pseudonymous form and are not used to identify individual users. Individual services of third parties with which users are registered can, if necessary, assign the use of our online offer to the user account or user profile with the respective service.

In particular, we use:

  • Google Analytics: measurement of success and reach;Provider: Google;Google Analytics Specific information: Measurement also across different browsers and devices (Cross-Device Tracking) and with pseudonymised Internet Protocol (IP) addresses that are only transferred in full to Google in the USA in exceptional cases, “Privacy Policy”, «Browser add-on to deactivate Google Analytics».


11. Final Provisions

We have created this privacy statement with the data protection generator of Datenschutzpartner.

We can adapt and supplement this data protection declaration at any time. We will inform about such adjustments and additions in an appropriate form, in particular by publishing the respective current privacy policy on our website.