Terms and Conditions


By accessing or using this service, you agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions below, which are intended to be fully effective and binding upon all users. The information contained in this online site is solely intended to provide broad consumer understanding and knowledge of healthcare topics. This service is for educational purposes only and should in no way be taken to be the provision or practice of medical, nursing, or professional healthcare advice or services. The information should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation, or advice of your physician or other healthcare provider. The information obtained from this service is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions, or their treatments. Should you have any healthcare-related questions, please call or see your physician or promptly.

Privacy Policy

We respect your personal privacy. We will never release your name, street address, telephone number, or email address without your consent.

Usage Rules

You warrant that you will not use this service for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this Agreement. We reserve the right to deny access to any part of this service at our sole discretion. You are personally responsible for the material that you send.

Warranty Disclaimer

Information accessed through this site is provided "AS IS" and without warranty, express, or implied. All implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose are hereby excluded. Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute and all physicians and affiliated organizations make no warranty as to the reliability, accuracy, timelines, usefulness, or completeness of the information.


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Website Links

Our website contains links to websites operated by other parties. The links are provided for your convenience only. We do not control such websites and are not responsible for the content and performance of these sites or for your transactions with them. Inclusion of links to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators.

Limitations on Liability

Neither Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute or any other affiliated organization is responsible for information provided herein under any theory of liability or indemnity. Physicians shall not be held responsible for providing such information under any theory of liability or indemnity. The physicians who respond to inquiries provide information solely intended to educate and inform. Responses do not create a patient-physician relationship between the answering physician and the individual.