New York Plastic Surgeon Recognized as Top Social Media Influencer in Aesthetic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
New York – April 23, 2014 – Local physician Dr. Steven Wallach is one of 100 doctors in the nation to receive the prestigious RealSelf 100 Award, out of more than 6,000 board certified specialists with a presence on RealSelf—the leading online community helping people make confident choices in elective cosmetic procedures. The award is granted to doctors who demonstrate outstanding commitment to patient education and helping millions of consumers get access to reliable, expert information about cosmetic procedures, treatments and aesthetic concerns.
Dr. Wallach is an expert contributor to RealSelf, and has posted countless answers to questions on RealSelf. Each month people from all over world ask important aesthetic-related questions, such as “how much does a breast augmentation in New York cost?”
“In 2013, these 100 doctors collectively impacted tens of millions of consumers, with nearly 20% of our total site views centered on helpful answers and information posted by this relatively small group of social influencers,” said Tom Seery, Founder/CEO of RealSelf. “The doctors who spend valuable time to engage at this level know that social media is a powerful tool as they work to build authentic, meaningful brands online, and a connection with patients before they visit the practice.”
Since its founding in 2006, RealSelf has created the world’s largest community for learning and sharing information about cosmetic surgery, dermatology, dentistry, and other elective treatments. Dedicated to helping people make suitable and empowered decisions, RealSelf features consumer reviews, Worth It Ratings, pricing information, and thousands of before and after photographs. The site also includes safety information and Q&A with more than 6,000 board-certified doctors. http://www.realself.com