SOUTHLAKE, Texas, March 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Local plastic surgeon Dr. Sacha Obaid, founder of North Texas Plastic Surgery, is one of 100 doctors in the nation to receive the prestigious RealSelf 100 Award, out of nearly 13,000 board-certified specialists with a presence on RealSelf—the leading online community helping people make confident choices in elective cosmetic procedures.
In a time when 1 in 4 U.S. adults share their health experiences on social media channels, the medical professionals that made the 2015 RealSelf 100 are recognized both for having an outstanding record of consumer feedback and for providing credible, valuable insights in response to consumer questions about elective cosmetic treatments, plastic surgery, dentistry and more.
"The doctors receiving this award were among the top 1% of our 13,000-member doctor community in 2015," said Tom Seery, RealSelf founder and CEO. "When I started RealSelf, many doctors questioned why they should 'give away' their expertise 'for free' on the web. Now, eight years later — and with over one million doctor answers on our platform — we are proud of the standard this select group has set. They're leading the way by empowering millions of consumers to gain access to the information they need to make smart and confident health and beauty decisions."
Dr. Obaid is an expert contributor to RealSelf and to date has posted 1,322 answers to questions on RealSelf. Each month people from all over world ask important aesthetic-related questions, such as, "Why would I choose a breast augmentation by fat transfer over implants?" Dr. Obaid also maintains a patient star rating of 4.5 out of five stars in RealSelf reviews.
Since its founding in 2006, RealSelf has created the world's largest community for learning and sharing information about cosmetic surgery, dermatology, dentistry, and other elective treatments. Our extensive collections of reviews, photos, videos and doctor Q&A make RealSelf the most trusted resource for those who are looking for help beyond the beauty counter. www.realself.com
SOURCE North Texas Plastic Surgery