Privacy and Legal notice

Data protection declaration according to art. 13 DSGVO

The protection of your personal data is very important to us. In the following we inform you about the data processing in the context of our website.

The persons responsible for the processing are:

Dr. Caroline Thun-Hohenstein
Dr. Dieter Volc
specialists for neurology

Private Clinic Confraternitaet
Skodagasse 32
1080 Wien

A data protection officer has not been appointed.

Details on data processing

When visiting a website, certain information is automatically generated and stored. When you visit our website, our web server (computer on which this website is stored) automatically saves the following data::

  • the address (URL) of the website visited
  • browser and browser version
  • the operating system
  • quantity of data transferred
  • the address (URL) of the previously visited page (referrer URL)
  • the host name and IP address of the device from which it is accessed
  • date and time

Based on the IP address along with the time of access, it is possible to identify the holder of the internet access connection. However, this requires the assistance of the subscriber's internet provider. Any further data processing (cookies, tracking etc.) does not take place in connection with visiting our website. There are no automated individual decisions.

The data is used for the following purposes

Management of this website. A further use of data for other purposes does not take place.

Legal basis of the processing

We process your personal data on the basis of our overriding legitimate interest: The data processing in question is necessary for the administration and maintenance of the general functionality of a website. Without the processing of these data the operation of this website would therefore not be possible. The use of the website by users is voluntary and does not constitute a prerequisite for the use of our services.

Deletion periods

This data will only be stored for as long as is technically and organisationally necessary.

Recipients of data/transmission to third countries

Data for the management of the website will only be transmitted if an attack or illegal access is suspected and if the data are forwarded to technical experts and security authorities for clarification and prosecution. Furthermore, we cannot rule out the possibility that this data may be viewed by law enforcement authorities in the event of unlawful conduct.
The data will not be transmitted to recipients in third countries or international organisations.

Rights under the Basic Data Protection Regulation

According to the provisions of the DSGVO and the Austrian Data Protection Act (DSG), you have the following rights in principle.

  • Right to information (art. 15 DSGVO)
  • Right to report (art. 16 DSGVO)
  • Right to cancellation (art. 17 DSGVO)
  • Right to limitation of processing (art. 18 DSGVO)
  • Right of objection (art. 21 DSGVO)

Due to the worldwide accessibility of the website without prior identification of the user, it is technically impossible to guarantee the exercise of the right to restrict processing and the right of objection.

Data Protection Authority

If you believe that the processing of your data violates the data protection law or your data protection claims have otherwise been violated in any way, you can contact the data protection authority (

With regard to the data processing provided for in the Medical Doctors Act 1998, the rights and obligations pursuant to art. 13, 14, 18 and 21 DSGVO are excluded (sec. 3b para. 2 Medical Doctors Act 1998).

Legal notice

Practice Dr. Caroline Thun-Hohenstein and Dr. Dieter Volc

Private Clinic Confraternity
Skodagasse 32
1080 Vienna

+43 (0)1 5221309
+43 (0)1 40114 5883

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