Advertise on RealSelf

Our sponsored programs, Dr. Spotlight and PRO, make it easy for doctors to reach, engage and connect with local consumers who are searching for a provider or clinic. These programs increase the visibility of your profile, letting consumers focus on what makes you a great physician: your expertise, integrity, and credentials.

One out of four visitors to my website come directly from RealSelf, and my data shows these people are even more qualified than Google traffic. By marketing on RealSelf, I'm maximizing the impact of my time spent posting content such as answers and photos.

William Portuese, MD, Seattle Facial Plastic Surgeon
William Portuese, MD
Seattle Facial Plastic Surgeon

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Dr. Spotlight

Are you an expert in a specific cosmetic procedure? Highlight your practice with Dr. Spotlight.

Get noticed

Dr. Spotlight showcases your profile in the Featured Doctors section on dozens of pages across the site. Your ad is targeted to consumers who are actively looking for doctors in your specialty and location.

Stake your claim

We limit the number of doctors in each Featured Doctors section. This competitive edge ensures that you get seen by prospective patients in your area.

Receive more qualified contacts

Web vendors report that visitors sent from RealSelf to doctor websites convert to leads more than other traffic sources.


Upgrade your RealSelf status to PRO and get features that put the focus on your expertise and special offers, not your competitors.

Boost Your Site Traffic

Web links on your profile and Q&A posts direct RealSelf consumers to YOUR website. No bidding on keywords or placement.

Promote Special Offers

Increase your local exposure by promoting your special offers to the RealSelf community in your area.

Remove Competitor Ads

Eliminate advertising on your profile and get included in the rotation of local doctor ads.

What's Included

Doctor Profile Features Free Pro Spotlight
Basic address info
Photo gallery
RealSelf TV channel
Patient inquiry form*
Phone number listed*
Web traffic boost
Nearby doctors removed from profile
Detailed tracking and reporting
*Participating Members only. See qualification requirements here.
Pro-active Reputation Management Free Pro Spotlight
Showcase your expertise via Q&A
Patient reviews displayed prominently
Patient reviews integrated on your website
One-Click Social Media Marketing Free Pro Spotlight
Automatic Twitter feed
Automatic Facebook feed
Promotion of Facebook and Twitter pages
Enhanced Promotion on RealSelf Free Pro Spotlight
Expanded photo gallery view
Promote special offers
Local questions emailed direct
Rotation on nearby doctor profiles
Local rotation on RealSelf's homepage*
Extended directory listings
*rotation on homepage requires minimum 10 answers
Guaranteed Exposure in Your Local Area Free Pro Spotlight
Priority exposure, find a doctor tab
Priority exposure, main photo gallery
Your answers promoted for increased visibility*
Profile featured on every Q&A*
Profile featured on every consumer review*
*applies to all sponsored treatment pages

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Call us at 206-624-9357 Ext. 4 to learn about how over 1,000 practices use RealSelf as a key online marketing channel.