This is from Nat’l Public Radio:
“Choosing a Doctor in the Digital Age”
Health consumers are increasingly shopping online for doctors through peer-based sites like FindADoc.com, DoctorScorecard.com, and even local city search sites.
Dr. Vail Reese is one of the most highly rated doctors on local San Francisco search engines . . . Reese says that about half his new patients find him through sites like Yelp, a social networking site that has a section where users can share their experiences about doctors. . .
There’s no doubt that doctors can procure positive reviews from friends, relatives, or even patients. So Victor