Virtual 3D Plastic Surgery Tool Educates Patients While They Search For Doctors Online
February 04, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Health NewsOrlando, Fla. February 4, 2007 — LocateADoc.com has partnered with UnderstandPlasticSurgery.com to give potential plastic surgery patients an interactive educational tool, Plastic Surgery in 3D, when they research doctors and plastic surgery procedures online.
The partnership allows LocateADoc.com, a medical patient referral Web site, to offer patients Plastic Surgery in 3D as a research tool, featuring over 100 interactive male or female plastic surgery animations in both English and Spanish.
Plastic Surgery in 3D is exclusively endorsed by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. This new automated tool directs the Web site user through an animation of a specific plastic surgery procedure of their choosing, with a voiceover and written text explaining the surgery in step-by-step detail, including post-op care. The description also includes the cost for a procedure, based on the national average.
“LocateADoc.com now goes one step further in providing patients with not only the detailed information they want about doctors, but also giving them a visual aid in selecting specific surgery procedures,” said Glen Lubbert, president and founder of LocateADoc.com. He added, “With LocateADoc.com, physicians also have the distinct advantage of adding this tool to both their LocateADoc.com folio page and their own practice website.”
As the exclusive one-click doctor directory on the Internet, LocateADoc.com enables users to search and locate a doctor in their area, as well as obtain comprehensive medical information on a wide variety of procedures. LocateADoc.com is a product of Mojo Interactive, an innovative Web company offering a platform of specialized resources and advanced technologies. LocateADoc.com is the recipient of the 2006 Hitwise “Top 10 Websites” award for quarters 1 through 4, the 2005 WebAward for Best Medical Site and is certified by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON).
UnderstandPlasticSurgery.com is an interactive marketing and patient education company and wholly-owned subsidiary of UnderstandSurgery.com, LLC. UnderstandPlasticSurgery.com's sole focus is to provide interactive tools to help patients and healthcare professionals understand the complexities of plastic surgery. Surgeons and healthcare corporations worldwide have partnered with UnderstandSurgery.com to develop innovative educational and marketing solutions using 3D animation and interactive software.
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