Hand Surgeons Value a Positive Online Reputation but Lack Review Volume

Summary:  This study surveyed all ASSH members about how much they value a positive online reputation and “Googled” them to correlate responses with average review score and volume. 


  1. 74% of hand surgeons consider a positive online reputation “valuable”
  2. The mean review volume is 18, and mean score is 4.5 stars for hand surgeons
  3. Only 3% of hand surgeons have greater than 100 Google reviews