Google Star Rating & Ranking Correlates with Review Volume

Summary:  This study analyzed total review volume and associated star rating for all ASSH members (hand surgeons) and correlated review volume and star ratings. 


  1. Star ratings correlated directly with review volume
  2. The highest scores (<4.8 stars) correlated with the highest number of reviews (<100)
  3. Only 3% of hand surgeons had greater than 100 reviews