Austin, Texas Plastic Surgeon Recognized as Top Social Media Influencer in Cosmetic Medicine
Austin, Texas – April 24, 2014 – Local physician Dr. Mahlon Kerr 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. Mahlon Kerr owns and operates Synergy Plastic Surgery with offices in Round Rock and Austin, Texas. He is known on realself for his contributions to breast augmentation, rhinoplasty, and abdominoplasty but performs all types of plastic surgery procedures. Dr. Kerr was very touched by the award and said, “being chosen as a leader in plastic surgery is truly an honor and I am grateful to have the support of so many wonderful patients and colleagues.”
Dr. Kerr is an expert contributor to RealSelf, and to date has posted hundreds of answers to questions on RealSelf. Each month people from all over world ask important aesthetic-related questions, such as rhinoplasty and breast augmentation. Dr. Kerr also maintains a patient star rating of five out of five stars in RealSelf reviews.
“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.”