Generate Better Reviews and More Patients
Written by Editor   
Friday, May 06, 2016 12:00 AM

CLICK HERE TO OPEN ARTICLE IN DIGITAL JOURNALHaving a positive online reputation is essential for capturing new patients.  Around 90 percent of Internet users read online reviews to help them make purchasing decisions and have read reviews to determine the quality of a local business or practice.  The same percentage of people trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations! It is critical for your chiropractic practice to have a positive online reputation. 

A feature article in the upcoming issue of the Texas Journal of Chiropractic points out and explains the simple things that you can do to improve your online reputation. This article points out five simple common sense items such as:

  • Ensure that you create or claim your business review pages.
  • Make it easy for patients to Leave reviews.
  • Respond to positive reviews appropriately.
  • Respond to negative reviews too!
  • Use the feedback from reviews to enhance your practice.

Remembering that internet users trust online reviews as much as they do personal recommendations, online reviews equate to word-of-mouth referrals.  If you would like new patients, you should be doing all you can to secure a positive reputation online. 

Read more about improving your online reputation in "Five Tips for Getting Five-star Online Reviews for Your Practice" in the upcoming May issue.