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SMS/Mobile Phone Usage Disclosure
By providing your mobile phone number on our website, you are expressly consenting to receive informational, appointment-related, or promotional SMS text messages and/or phone calls from First OC Dermatology. This consent applies even if your phone number is registered on a federal, state, or corporate Do Not Call list.
The type of communications you may receive includes, but is not limited to, appointment confirmations, reminders, updates on clinic hours or operations, special offers, and updates on our services or products.
Please be aware that standard text messaging rates and fees assessed by your mobile service provider may apply to any messages you receive. We will not be liable for any delays in the receipt of any SMS messages or changes to the rates or fees charged by your mobile service provider.
You may opt-out of receiving SMS text messages or phone calls from us at any time by replying "STOP" to any text message you receive or by contacting our office directly. If you choose to opt out, it will not impact your ability to receive healthcare services from us.
First OC Dermatology reserves the right to change this SMS/Mobile Phone Usage Disclosure at any time. We recommend checking this section periodically for updates.
By entering your phone number on this website, you are acknowledging that you have read and understood this disclosure, and you are providing your express consent to receive SMS text messages and/or phone calls from us.