84% of patients read doctors' online reviews before scheduling an appointment

The first page of a doctor’s name or practice in Google search results is now the new business card. Yes! If you choose to ignore this fact, know that your prospective patients will most certainly not.
 
As early as 2012, US patients have been known to research their doctors online. A 2016 Yelp study affirms this fact when they found out that 84% of patients check doctors or medical practitioners online before the first appointment.
 
Patients consistently consider positive reviews and press coverage as very important when scheduling an appointment with a doctor.
Online Reputation Management

What is Online Reputation Management for Doctors and Medical Practices?

Online Reputation Management (ORM) for doctors and medical practices is a marketing service geared towards repairing and/or improving your online presence.

Are you a doctor or medical practice facility who is:

Online Reputation Management for doctors has two speeds: regular and urgent. Recognizing the difference between maintenance and a “hot potato” is vital because tackling difficult issues must be first on the list.

One thing we have to understand is that negative reviews or bad press cannot be easily deleted. Although in some cases, yes, they can be deleted. But most of the time, they’re just there — the Internet never forgets!

The good thing is that we can bury them (all the way to the back) with hundreds of positive (and authentic) reviews from your other patients. And, as with healthcare in general, PREVENTION is key. By being proactive today, you can prevent the negative reviews of tomorrow.

How can Online Reputation Management benefit Doctors and Medical Practices?

Online reputation management, when done effectively, can do the following:

Most importantly, a good online reputation means an increase in new patient appointments for you and your practice.

Online Reputation Management
Online Reputation Management

How can Doctors and Medical Practices benefit from Online Reputation Management?

Red Castle Services only uses proven white hat methods in order to improve your online reputation. Why? Because we think of long term results.

There are several forms of data which can be used to gauge the success of an online reputation management campaign:

We specialize in online reputation management, social media marketing for doctors and medical practices throughout United States including but not limited to:

And more!
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