Three steps to remove a negative online patient review

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If you can't ignore an online review and it is extremely damaging to your reputation as a physician, there are steps you can take to try to remove it.

After reading a negative review about your medical skills or practice, your first reaction will likely be, "How do I get rid of it?" Unfortunately, removing a negative review is not easy due to legal protections provided to the review sites and to patients themselves.

Most of the time, it is best to ignore the review. If the review is extremely damaging, you can try these three steps to have it removed.