Kirkland, WA-March 24, 2017-Local plastic surgeon, Dr. Braden Stridde of Puget Sound Plastic Surgery is one of 100 doctors worldwide to receive the RealSelf 100 Award, a prestigious award honoring the top influencers on RealSelf, the most trusted online destination to get informed about elective cosmetic procedures and to find and connect with doctors and clinics.
In 2016, more than 82 million people visited RealSelf to research cosmetic treatments and connect with local medical professionals. The RealSelf 100 Award, now in its seventh year, honors the top rated and most engaged board-certified aesthetic doctors who consistently demonstrated a commitment to patient education and positive patient outcomes throughout 2016. This elite group of 100 doctors has excelled at sharing their expertise, free of charge, with tens of millions of RealSelf community members actively searching for information and the right provider, and together contributed 25 percent of the half million total answers posted on RealSelf in 2016.
Dr. Braden Stridde is the owner and medical director of Puget Sound Plastic Surgery in Kirkland, WA. Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, his specialties include facelift, abdominoplasty, breast augmentation and liposuction procedures. He is also one of the select few plastic surgeons chosen to participate in new FDA approved trial procedures. Dr. Stridde has been in private practice for 24 years.
“The RealSelf 100 represents an exclusive group of doctors who embody both excellent patient service and an ongoing commitment to educating consumers shopping in the aesthetics market,” said Tom Seery, Founder and CEO of RealSelf. “Our research shows that more than 95 percent of patients expect a practice to engage with them online. These doctors are leading the way in terms of their online engagement and focus on empowering patients with good information.”