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What is a molar pregnancy & what you need to know about this complication

Molar pregnancy, also known as Hydatidiform Mole or Gestational Trophoblastic Disease, occurs in around 1 in 600 to 1 in 1000 pregnancies. In this rare complication, the fetus and placenta do not develop normally, leading to a non-viable pregnancy.

Molar pregnancy can be partial or complete. Partial molar pregnancy is where there is a fetus with […]

How to spot sciatica and what to expect with treatment

Amongst my most commonly treated conditions is sciatica, which is characterised by pain which radiates from the lower spine. This discomfort can extend through the buttocks and legs. This pain, which ranges from mild to excruciating (medically termed lumbar radiculopathy) is a surprisingly common condition. While the general population has an 80-90% chance of experiencing […]

The Top Ways to Improve Patient Satisfaction to Increase Reviews

Reviews provide insight that helps you to improve your services, retain patients, and grow loyalty to your practice or clinic. So how do you improve patient satisfaction to increase the number of great reviews you get? We’ve outlined some of the key ways below:

 
Provide patient-centred care
Some of the most frequent positive feedback on our […]

By |May 16th, 2019|Top Articles, For Clinicians|Comments Off on The Top Ways to Improve Patient Satisfaction to Increase Reviews

How to Increase Your Patient Reviews

Patient reviews provide key insight for medical practices to improve care and increase patient retention. But how, exactly, do you ask patients for reviews, and how do you make sure that you get as many answers as possible to ensure the data collected is empirically sound and statistically relevant? It’s important to consistently collect feedback […]

By |May 2nd, 2019|Top Articles, For Clinicians|Comments Off on How to Increase Your Patient Reviews

A Guide to Problems in Early Pregnancy

Early pregnancy is a time for excitement, joy and hope. However, for some, it can also bring despair and grief, as this is a very delicate stage of pregnancy where problems could occur . Therefore, it is important to be able to recognise the signs and symptoms of potential complications in the early stages of […]

By |April 30th, 2019|Conditions, Parenting, Top Articles|Comments Off on A Guide to Problems in Early Pregnancy

When is the Best Time to Collect Patient Feedback?

Patient feedback is one of the most valuable mechanisms there is for gaining insight into practice performance and quality of patient care. It can often be difficult to determine when the best time is to collect patient feedback. Timing is important, as asking for feedback at different points in the patient journey can drastically change […]

By |April 25th, 2019|Top Articles, For Clinicians|Comments Off on When is the Best Time to Collect Patient Feedback?

Your Complete Guide to Allergic Rhinitis

Background
Allergic rhinitis is a potentially debilitating condition that is probably more common than you think. More than 1 in 10 people suffer with allergies and more often than not the nose is one of the main areas affected.

The term allergic rhinitis indicates a condition causing inflammation of the lining of the nose and sinuses […]

By |April 23rd, 2019|Conditions, Hot Topics, Top Articles|Comments Off on Your Complete Guide to Allergic Rhinitis

Why doctors should be on Twitter and how to get started today

Continuing ongoing communication with your audience on Twitter can have long-term benefits for you as a professional and for your healthcare organisation, as well as a tangible impact on your patients. This positive impact can occur when the platform is used correctly to develop relationships and spread worthwhile information to your audience of colleagues, experts, […]

By |March 11th, 2019|Hot Topics, For Clinicians|Comments Off on Why doctors should be on Twitter and how to get started today

Tips for responding to negative reviews

Feedback doesn’t have to be scary, negative reviews can help you improve your practice. The days of a one way conversation are over, and it more important than ever for Doctors to take control of their online reputation and what patients are saying about them online. One of the best ways of doing this, is […]

By |August 7th, 2018|For Clinicians|Comments Off on Tips for responding to negative reviews

Ask the expert: The Link Between Acne and Diet

Written by Dr Anjali Mahto for Doctify 

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions – I see people with it in my clinic everyday.  In fact, nearly 85% of people aged between 12 and 24 will suffer from acne at some point. It’s not just a problem for teenagers though: older adults get it too, […]

By |April 5th, 2016|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on Ask the expert: The Link Between Acne and Diet