Unlike other professions, medicine is profession of trust. People are always afraid of consulting new doctors. Gone are the days when people used to rely on their friends and family for good doctors. Medicine is very sensitive discipline. People are afraid of getting wrong treatment. They want to know all about the doctor before even visiting him.
Present Times Scenario is completely changed from what used to happen 10 years back. Now when someone feel the need of doctor in a field where they don’t know anyone, they go on internet and search for that doctor’s name.
They see names of doctors, hospitals or clinics in google search results and google maps. They start checking details of some of them. They are basically looking for reviews of other people and more about the doctor they will be visiting.
If the doctor doesn’t has a website, people rely on whatever they see on internet. Remember all information on internet is not autheticated. They might see incomplete or inappropriate information or negative reviews somewhere. Once they see it, they will never give visiting that doctor a second thought.
A doctor’s website must have following: