Data protection provisions

This data protection policy applies to the complete website The practice is responsible for the contents of this website. References to third-party contents are marked as such (see below).

Subcontracted data processing

This website is provided by way of commissioned data processing by Sommerprint GmbH as technical service provider. Personal connection data are not saved and processed beyond the scope stated in this policy. 

Collection of connection data/use analysis

The following data are registered in a logfile when our website is accessed:

IP address in anonymised (truncated) form
  • time of access
  • accessed page or name of the requested file (URL)
  • status information (e.g. error codes)
  • transmitted data volume
  • browser information (used web browser, operating system, language setting etc.)

The data are only used for statistical purposes, and are not forwarded to third parties. This website does not use any techniques aimed at evaluating the access behaviour of individual users. No personal use profiles are created.

Links to other websites

Our website makes references to the contents of other providers. These are identified by stating explicit links (e.g., by corresponding references in the text. In addition external links are opened in a separate browser window. The use of such third-party content may possibly be subject to other conditions than those stated here.


So-called temporary cookies are used in certain cases. They contain no personal data and are automatically deleted at the end of the session when you close your web browser. When a link is activated, it is possible for third-provider cookies to be used without us being able to inform you explicitly about this. Common browsers let you define how such cookies are processed. Accordingly, you can either disable the saving of such cookies or adjust the way they are processed by your browser.

Collecting personal data in online forms

If we ask you for personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail address) in the scope of this website, the corresponding online form will tell you for which purpose we collect the data and how we process them. You are free to decide whether you want to state these details. 

Rights of access

Rights of access can be asserted in writing or by e-mail to the addresses stated in the legal notice. The same applies to the process for the withdrawal of consent. 


This website supports secure access with the HTTPS/SSL protocol and encryption of e-mails with PGP/GnuPG.


The design and contents of this website are protected by copyright. Any other use, also in extracts, is not allowed without our explicit agreement. Dr. med. Manfred Bartsch holds the copyright to the photos used on the website.

Google Analytics

This website works with Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, which are text files that are saved on your computer to help analyse how you use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If however the anonymous IP setting is enabled on this web-site, Google will truncate your IP address within Member States of the European Union or other contracting parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address is only transmitted in exceptional cases to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on the website activities and providing other services for the website operator relating to website activity and internet usage. Your IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser: however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent registration of the data generated by the cookie regarding your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link. ( More information is available on or (general information about Google Analytics and privacy). Please note that on this website, the “gat._anonymizeIp();” code has been added to Google Analytics to make the IP address anonymous (so-called IP masking).

Other information

Your trust is important to us. We are therefore willing at any time to answer any questions you may have about the processing of your personal data. If you have any questions that have not been covered by this data protection policy or if you would like more in-depth information on a certain point, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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