SERMO is the #1 social network for doctors in the US today.

It's the place to talk about real world medicine.
It’s the virtual doctors’ lounge.
It's the meeting of medical minds and hearts.
It’s the voice of physicians.

Why doctors love SERMO

“I can speak freely because I am anonymous. I don't have to worry about my words getting back to a hospital administrator.”

Anonymous environment allows for honesty

“Being a semi-anonymous environment actually allows for more honest and useful advice and comments. I get enough daily BS, PC crap in real life. I don't need more in the virtual life.”

Why doctors love SERMO?

“You can’t just Google medicine, you need a human source. We have to go beyond ‘cookbook’ medicine, and seek reasonable, experienced minds to think through difficult and diverse cases.”

Why doctors love SERMO?

“If it was real life, we’d all hang out.”

Why doctors love SERMO?

“Medicine is fun, when it’s without the intrusion of multiple third parties. We love posting cases on SERMO...we get to practice medicine even if we don’t get paid for it.”

Why doctors love SERMO?

“Doctors don't have the time to come to a real doctor's lounge any more. On SERMO we can ask questions and share our lives and frustrations. Whenever we feel stressed out, we come to get support and find it. Any time of the day.”

Why doctors love SERMO?

“I actually shared a medical mistake for the benefit of my peers on SERMO...but would not have done so if I was identified.”

Why doctors love SERMO?

“Regulators are forcing us to comply with rules and docs hardly get a voice. We’re made to feel isolated and alone. It’s overwhelming but SERMO is THE place where we can finally talk and feel like we are not alone. We know that we’re all in the same boat.”

Why doctors love SERMO?

“I think SERMO has nailed it. If I want to read a clinical discussion, I can do that. If I want to read something funny, I can do that. If I want to get into politics, I can do that. If I need help with a patient, I have a place to do that.”

Why doctors love SERMO?

“Had I not read a post on SERMO, I would not have nailed the diagnosis.”

Why doctors love SERMO?

“These days doctors are super busy and don’t have time to stop what they are doing and find a colleague with the appropriate expertise.”

What doctors can do on SERMO



Medical crowdsourcing in action

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solving challenging cases!
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help us build the largest medical
databank of real live cases,
questions and answers.



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Get paid for your perspective

SERMO disburses more honoraria
to doctors than most any other
organization in the world. Last year
SERMO paid out $16 Million USD in
honoraria to doctors worldwide.

SERMO in the news

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In the News

Innovating the doctor’s lounge
January 25, 2015

The doctor’s lounge used to be a great meeting place for doctors. A place where only doctors could go to discuss medical cases and share the stresses of everyday practice...

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Press Releases

92% of Doctors Say Measles Outbreak is Directly Attributable to Parents Who Do Not Vaccinate Children
February 2, 2015

SERMO Finds Majority of Doctors Think Unvaccinated Children Should Not be Allowed to Attend Public Schools...

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Floating Doctors and SERMO: A short documentary

SERMO and Floating Doctors are working together to tell their story of how a group of doctors and medical professionals, armed with SERMOsolves and their own daring approach to medicine, are furthering medicine for patients wherever they're needed.