Definition

Cookies are small text files that are used by websites to facilitate and improve user’s experience. Cookies that are essential and necessary for the operation of the website are mandatory, however for all other types of cookies your consent is required.

These types of files have a variety of functionalities, such as remembering your preferences, assisting you to improve your site navigation, as well as promotions, advertisements or other web content more relevant to you. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookies Settings on our website.

Where we use Cookies:

We use cookies and similar technologies onto the following online platforms, collectively referred to "hereinbelow, as "Website":

  1. Prothesi website (www.prothesi.gr and m.prothesi.gr)

Why we use Cookies:

We use cookies in order to:

  • Facilitate your navigation and experience once visiting our Website;

  • Create a more secure environment for our visitors;

  • Analyze how you use our Website which helps us to troubleshoot any problems and to monitor our own performance;

  • Analyze the use of the Website and to provide you with contents that match your interests

  • Learn more about the way you interact with our web content so that we can provide a better experience;

  • Remember your preferences, such as a language, so there is no need for you to customize the Website on each visit;

  • Optimize any advertisements and offers in relation to the users’ interests and preferences

What cookie do we use:

We use two (2) types of cookies.

Essential cookies:

  • Functional Cookies: These first-party cookies are required to enable core functionalities and allow you to have a seamless navigation. These cookies are stored on your device, at the time the you visit our Website (using a randomly generated ID) and are deleted automatically after closing the browser.

  • Anonymized Google Analytics: These third-party cookies help us, as website owners understand how visitors interact with the website, by collecting and reporting statistics information at Google Analytics anonymously. They are automatically enabled when you use this site.

Marketing/ advertising cookies:

These third-party cookies are used to track visitors across the website. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging, for the individual user and thereby their use is valuable for publishers and third party advertizers. They are optional and your consent is required.

Controlling your Cookies Preferences

We have implemented a consent / selection and edit cookies management mechanism, related to the cookies records. Your preferences are retained for a period of 180 days.

Still, you can change the settings on your browser or your connected device to refuse all cookies, indicate when a cookie is being sent to your computer or mobile device, without your explicit consent, or delete cookies every time you finish browsing. Your browser "help" section will normally provide details on how to manage the cookie settings. However, if you choose to reject cookies, as noted above, you may not be able to use certain features of our website, application and services.

More information generally on cookies: www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.