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Information about the collection of personal data

on our website



Dear visitor of our website

We would like to inform you that personal data is collected when you visit our website. Personal data is data that can be traced back to you personally

(e.g. name, e-mail, user behavior).



Responsible for the collection and storage of data are the practice owners:


Dentist Carola Engelberts &

Dr. med. dent. Ulrich J. Engelberts 


reachable under the practice address:


Tongue Tape Institute Cologne

richmodent - dentists cologne

Richmodstr. 31

50667 Cologne


E-mail address and telephone number:


Phone: 0221/2725070

Fax: 0221/2712777





Data protection officer of the practice richmodent: 


50667 Cologne, Richmodstr. 31



Representative for medical devices and safety:



The sole purpose of our website is to provide information about our practice, our range of treatments and therapeutic options for various diseases. When you visit our website, only the data transmitted by your browser to our server is collected. This data is necessary for you to view and navigate our website. The legal basis for the collection of the data is Art. 6 (1) f) EU General Data Protection Regulation. In detail, the following data is collected when you visit our website:


IP address

Type of browser, as well as its language and version

Operating system

Access status/http status code

Date and time of the request, as well as the time zone

Content of the request and the website it came from

Amount of data transferred


This data is deleted when it is no longer required.



Your rights


You have the following rights towards us, regarding the data we have stored about you:


Right to rectification and deletion

Right to information

Right to restriction of processing

Right to data portability

Right to object to processing


You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the State Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information in North Rhine-Westphalia.



In addition to this data, we also use cookies via our website. 


These are small text programs that are stored on your computer (in your browser) after visiting our website. If you visit our website again afterwards, the browser you use sends the information stored in the cookie to our website and can thus, for example, make navigation easier for you because default settings are adopted. Cookies are not viruses and cannot install malware on your computer. They are only short texts that are exchanged between the web server and the browser. The following types of cookies are used on our website:


Transient cookies (temporary cookies).

     These cookies are stored only for the period of use of your browser. They store a so-called session ID, with which various requests from your browser can be assigned to the joint session. This allows your computer to be recognized when you return to the website. As soon as you close the browser, these cookies are also automatically deleted.


Persistent cookies (time-limited cookies).

These cookies differ from transient cookies only in that they are not automatically deleted when you close the browser, but only after a preset time. However, you can delete these cookies at any time via your browser settings.


In principle, you can configure the settings of your browser so that cookies are not accepted and stored by it at all or only to a limited extent. If you make use of this option, however, there may be restrictions on the usability of our website.




Google Analytics


We use Google Analytics on our website. Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google uses cookies. The information generated by cookies about the use of the website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

Google uses this information on our behalf to evaluate the use of our online offer and to provide us with further services related to the use of this online offer and the use of the Internet.

We have extended Google Analytics with the code "anonymizeIP". This means that the IP address of users is shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. In exceptional cases, the full IP address is transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. The code extension "anonymizeIp" caps the last 8bit of the user's IP address. By using this code, only a rough localization of the user is possible. The IP address transmitted by the user's browser is not merged with other data from Google.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser software. It may then not be possible to use all functions of the website to their full extent.

In addition, you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the online offer to Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:

It is also possible to set an opt-out cookie that prevents the future collection of your data when visiting our website. Instructions on how to integrate an opt-out cookie can be found at:

For more information on data usage by Google, settings and opt-out options, please visit Google's websites:"Data usage by Google when you use our partners' websites or apps"),"Advertising").




Facebook plug-in


So-called social plug-ins ("plug-ins") of the social network, which is operated by Facebook Inc, 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"), are used on our website. These plug-ins are marked with a Facebook logo. 

When you visit our website, your browser establishes a direct connection with the Facebook servers. The content of the plug-in is transmitted by Facebook directly to your browser, which then integrates it into the website.

By integrating the plug-ins, Facebook receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged in to Facebook, Facebook can assign the visit to your Facebook account. Please note that an exchange of this information already takes place when you visit our website, regardless of whether you interact with the plug-ins. If you interact with the plug-ins, for example by clicking the "Like" button, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored there. For the purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for protecting your privacy, please refer to Facebook's privacy policy (


If you do not want Facebook to collect data about you via our website, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our website.



Google Maps


Our website uses Google Maps to display maps and to create directions.


Google Maps is operated by Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.


By visiting the website, Google receives information that you have called up the corresponding page of our website. This also occurs regardless of whether you have a user account with Google or are logged in via this account. In the event that you are logged in via a Google user account while using the website, the data will be directly assigned to your user account. If you do not wish this, you must log out before using the service.


By using Google Maps, you consent to the collection, processing and use of data automatically collected and entered by you through Google and, where applicable, third-party providers. The terms of use for Google Maps can be found at terms of use for Google Maps. Full details can be found at transparency and choices and privacy policy. You must exercise your right to object directly against Google. You can deactivate the Google Maps service via your browser settings (deactivation of the JavaScript in the browser). Use is then no longer possible.





Our website uses plug-ins from the YouTube site operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plug-in, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. In the process, the YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited.


If you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to assign your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account .


For more information on the handling of user data, please refer to YouTube's privacy policy at





Our website uses plug-ins from Jameda GmbH, St.-Cajetan-Straße 41, 81669 Munich, Germany. When you visit one of our pages equipped with a Jameda plug-in, a connection to the Jameda servers is established. In the process, the Jameda server is informed which of our pages you have visited.


Jameda collects information about the use of from individual computers. By collecting such information, Jameda intends to individualize its online offer. If you interact with the plug-in, for example by clicking the "Recommend" button or submitting a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Jameda and stored there.


The purpose and scope of the respective data collection and information on the further processing and use of the data by the providers as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for protecting your privacy can be found on the pages of Jameda in the privacy policy at

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