USA Today op-ed: Online doctor ratings could be improved

My latest USA Today column was published today: Online doctor ratings aren’t very helpful.

Can patients reliably choose a good doctor online?

I briefly discuss the piece in the video below, along with a preview of the week’s posts on

An excerpt:

People already choose restaurants, movies, and their college professors based on what they read on the Internet, so it’s inevitable that many will research their doctors on the web as well.

But there are some good reasons consumers should be wary of the information they find online about doctors.

I also invite you to read the rest of my published opinion pieces. Enjoy.

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