NeckSurgery.com received the Standard of Excellence award in the Web Marketing Association's 2007 WebAwards. More than 2,400 Web sites from 40 countries were evaluated in 96 industry categories. The Web sites were judged on their design, content, copy writing, interactivity, navigation, innovation, and use of technology.
The WebAwards are given annually by the Web Marketing Association, Inc., an independent organization founded to evaluate and recognize standards of excellence on the World Wide Web. Judges included members of the media, advertising executives, site designers, creative directors, corporate marketing executives, content providers and webmasters.
NeckSurgery.com is a health Web site designed to provide patients with educational information on the anatomy of the neck, causes of neck and arm pain, symptoms and much more. The site strives to provide balanced information on treatment options ranging from conservative care through surgery. The Web site offers patient stories, articles, a glossary, yoga video clips and suggested questions to ask during a visit to the doctor. A set of frequently asked questions are answered by spine surgeons from around the country. An interactive Find A Doctor tool helps direct patients to a doctor in their local community.