Boston’s own, Sean Doherty, MD has been named one of the country’s most influential cosmetic surgeons by RealSelf. The online aesthetic website released its elite list of top providers, the RealSelf 100, in April. Through a dedicated commitment to patient education and exceptional care, Dr. Doherty has earned his ranking in this elite group of board certified aesthetic physicians. Only the most prolific, skilled surgeons make the RealSelf list. Dr. Doherty is excited and honored to be amongst these outstanding doctors.
Who are the RealSelf 100?
The RealSelf 100 are an elite group of aesthetic professionals, working hard to answer consumer questions and provide insightful patient education through the social media site. As 2017 marked the 8th year of the RealSelf 100 list, more than 20,000 aesthetic professionals are now active on the website. While all of the member doctors give their best – including cosmetic/plastic surgeons; ear, nose, and throat specialists, cosmetic dentists, and dermatologists – less than 1% of the participating physicians make the top 100 ranking.
Each month, RealSelf hosts more than 9 million visitors on their site, showing the impressive power social media has in modern medicine. The RealSelf 100 honorees are the most engaged group of physicians that are consistently active on the site, volunteering their time to improve patient experiences. Last year, the RealSelf 100 collectively answering more than 100,000 consumer questions across a wide range of topics, from surgical techniques like breast augmentation and liposuction, to noninvasive treatments such as CoolSculpting and dermal fillers. RealSelf CEO Tom Seery states, “The RealSelf 100 recognizes committed medical professionals who are leading the way to help educate and empower consumers to make smarter decisions about aesthetic treatments,”.
The RealSelf 100:
- Is a group of board-certified physicians committed to patient education
- Answered more than 100,000 patient questions in 2017
- Informatively respond to consumers queries, no matter how large or small
- Consistently maintain a high patient satisfaction rating
- Provide before/after photos and videos of their own work for consumers to peruse
Earning his place in the RealSelf 100, Dr. Doherty has had more than 24,000 unique profile views and holds an impressive 5-star rating, with over than 47 individual patient reviews. He has shared more than 60 successful before/after photographs on the site, as well as 28 educational videos. To date, Dr. Doherty has answered more than 2,000 patient questions, and this number rises every week.
Schedule a Consultation with Dr. Doherty:
While finding a plastic surgery online may be easy, there is simply no substitute for an in-person evaluation. If you are wondering if a cosmetic procedure, either surgical or noninvasive, could be right for you, schedule a confidential consultation with Dr. Doherty. Board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons, Dr. Doherty has extensive experience in innovative techniques for both men and women, addressing aesthetic needs for the breast and body. During your consultation, Dr. Doherty will discuss your unique needs and desires, perform a physical exam, and explain all of your treatment options. To schedule an appointment, contact the Boston office at 617.450.0070, or the Brookline office at 617.735.8735. If you prefer to have our patient coordinator reach out to you, just fill out the convenient, online Contact Us form. More information on the RealSelf 100, and the complete list of physicians, can be found on the RealSelf website.