Category Archives: Online Reviews

Online Reviews for Dentists: The Do’s and Don’ts

Think your “real world” reputation is the only reputation to keep track of? Hardly. Today’s web-driven world has made your digital reputation as important, if not more important, than your real world reputation.

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5-Star Dental Reviews = Better Click-Throughs

Imagine you’re looking for a new accountant. You perform a search on Google. The first accountant you see has 35 raving reviews with an average 4.8-star Google rating. You move on to the next accountant on the list.

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3 Ways to Manage Your Online Dental Reputation

To build a loyal patient roster, you must have a sound reputation. To get new patients from the Internet, you must have a sound reputation. There’s no doubt. If you’re flooded with poor online feedback, prospective patients are turning to your competitors.

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How Online Dental Reviews Improve Your “Brand”

Any dentist can claim to be “the best.” But not every dentist can have a robust portfolio of five-star online reviews. When it comes to attracting strangers from the Internet, your online reputation could make or break you.

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How to Provide a Compliant Response to Online Reviews 

It’s important to respond to online reviews, particularly if you have a patient who leaves negative feedback. Making a thoughtful response to online reviews shows you acknowledge patient concerns and that you are proactive in improving their experience at your practice. But due to privacy policy regulations, you have to be careful. The health profession […]

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How Not to Get Dental Patient Reviews

Consumers have become increasingly reliant on review sites, trusting the opinions of digital strangers as much as they trust a personal recommendation. This is especially true for health care providers. Google is the largest asset (or liability) for your online reputation.

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Great Dental Websites Offer Social Proof

It should come as no surprise that patients like to be referred to healthcare providers. There’s an inherent level of trust that comes along with a referral from a friend or family member. The referral is proof that the doctor is ok, proof that someone else had a good experience. So how do you build […]

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How to Respond to Negative Dental Patient Reviews

Have you ever looked up a local restaurant on an online review site before trying it for the first time? Patients do just that when searching for a new healthcare provider, which is why it’s important that your online presence is optimized to showcase your dental practice in the best light possible. In fact, over […]

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Maximize Your Presence on Doctor Review Sites

Online review sites have grown tremendously over the last few years and people are using them to make decisions about more than what restaurant to go to for dinner. Potential patients are placing an increasing amount of importance on online reviews when deciding which new dentist to see…Will they choose you? In addition to coming […]

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