Data Protection

Privacy policy of Dr. Otto Schlappack
Univ.-Dozent Dr. med. Otto Schlappack is the owner of the website,
In this data protection declaration, Dr. Otto Schlappack informs you which data may be collected from you when you make use of a service provided electronically on this website by Dr. Otto Schlappack on an individual basis and how Dr. Otto Schlappack subsequently intends to handle your data.

Dr. Otto Schlappack is responsible for data protection:
Dr. Otto Schlappack
Oberarnsdorf 14
AT-3621 Rossatz-Arnsdorf, Austria

phone: +43 2714 / 20074

You can contact Dr. Otto Schlappack if you have any questions about data protection.

In order to ensure an even and high level of data protection for natural persons and to remove barriers to the circulation of personal data in the European Union, the European Union adopted Regulation No. 679, the so-called General Data Protection Regulation, DSGVO, on 27 April 2016.
In 2018, the DSGVO was supplemented in Austria by the Data Protection – Adaptation Act and the Data Protection Deregulation Act. 
The storage of the information of a user of a service provided electronically at a distance on the individual request of the recipient is also regulated by Section 3 of the Federal Act regulating certain legal aspects of electronic commerce and legal transactions, the E-Commerce Act – ECG.

Furthermore, the determination and processing of personal data is regulated by section 165 of the Telecommunications Act 2021.

Dr. Otto Schlappack handles your personal data on the basis of the legal principles listed above.

Dr. Otto Schlappack is authorised to practise as a specialist in radiotherapy-radio-oncology in 1090 Vienna, Nordbergstraße 10/12a and in 3621 Oberarnsdorf 14, Austria.

On the basis of this authorisation, Dr Otto Schlappack practices medicine.
In order to be able to offer you his services, Dr. Schlappack needs to document his medical activity.

For the documentation of his medical services and in order to be able to invoice you for his services, Dr. Otto Schlappack requires the following data from you, among others:
Your surname, first name, insurance number, date of birth, address, e-mail address and telephone number.

This data is stored by Dr. Otto Schlappack using password-protected data carriers in order to ensure lawful data processing.

The legal basis for these data processing operations is the fulfilment of Dr. Otto Schlappack’s obligations to you as well as statutory, contractual or other legal obligations of Dr. Otto Schlappack, such as documentation obligations under the Medical Practitioners Act and under accounting, contract and reporting and tax law, as well as his legitimate interests to protect his own legal interests.

Your data will be deleted as soon as the retention periods stipulated by Dr Otto Schlappack laws have expired.

This may be for different lengths of time for different categories of data.
For example, records or evidence must be kept for ten and seven years under the Medical Practitioners Act and under tax law respectively.
After this legal retention period, your stored data will be deleted by Dr. Otto Schlappack.

If you, as a visitor to the website, write comments, Dr. Schlappack collects the data displayed in the comment form, as well as the visitor’s IP address and the user agent string (this identifies the browser), in order to support the recognition of spam.

An anonymised string may be created (also called a hash) from the email address you disclose in the course of commenting and passed to the Gravatar service to check whether you are using it. 

The privacy policy of the Gravatar service can be found here:

After your comment has been approved, your profile picture will be publicly visible in the context of your comment. If you are a registered user and upload photos to this website, you should avoid uploading photos with an EXIF GPS location. Visitors to this website may download photos stored on this website and extract their location information.

When you post a comment on this website, this may constitute consent to store your name, email address and website in cookies. This is a convenience feature so that when you post another comment you do not have to re-enter all this information. These cookies are stored for one year.

When you write a comment, it is stored indefinitely, including metadata. This way we can automatically detect and approve follow-up comments instead of keeping them in a moderation queue.

For users who register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profiles. All users can view, change or delete their personal information at any time (the username cannot be changed).

Administrators of the website can also view and change this information.
If you have an account and log in to this website, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain any personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will set some cookies to store your login information and viewing options. Login cookies expire after two days and display options cookies expire after one year. If you select „Stay signed in“ when you sign up, your sign-in will be maintained for a fortnight. When you log out of your account, the login cookies are deleted.

When you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie is stored in your browser. This cookie does not contain any personal data and only refers to the article ID of the article you have just edited. The cookie expires after one day.

Posts on this website may contain embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves exactly as if the visitor had visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third party tracking services and record your interaction with this embedded content if you have an account and are logged into this embedded website.

You can request information about your personal data processed and stored by Dr. Otto Schlappack free of charge at any time.

As a data subject, you have the right to correct, restrict, delete and revoke your personal data, insofar as this does not conflict with any legal obligation on the part of Dr. Otto Schlappack to retain the data. 

As a data subject, you also have the right to request data transfer.

Dr. Otto Schlappack takes appropriate measures to provide you with all information relating to the processing of your data in a precise, transparent, comprehensible and easily accessible form in clear and simple language, if you so wish.

In case of problems or uncertainties, please contact the data protection officer, Dr. Otto Schlappack, Oberarnsdorf 14, 3621 Mitterarnsdorf, Austria, Tel.: +43 2714 20074, email:

You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the data protection authority.
The competent supervisory authority for complaints is the Austrian Data Protection Authority (DPA), Wickenburggasse 8-10, 1080 Vienna, Austria, phone: +43 1 52 152-0, email:

The organisational and technical protective measures taken by Dr. Otto Schlappack are continuously evaluated and adapted as necessary in order to protect your personal data processed and stored by Dr. Schlappack as well as possible. 

This means that Dr. Otto Schlappack also continually adapts this data protection declaration to new developments.