10 Examples of Impactful Profile Titles for Doctors On LinkedIn

Dana Corriel, MD shares 10 examples of profile titles you can use in your LinkedIn profile (or other spaces on social media). Part of a series on optimizing social media presence.

July 17, 2023


Titles Matter

“It is not titles that honour men, but men that honour titles.” ― Niccolò Machiavelli

Back in the days of Machiavelli, titles mattered.

Today, titles still do. And thankfully, we proudly include women in leadership.

We thought it would be useful – and fun – to brainstorm some of the clever titles doctors can use to optimize their Linkedin profiles.

This is an expanded article from our initial 28 Ways to Improve LinkedIn Presence as a Doctor, which you can read here.


Profile Titles That Make More Impact

The following are examples of catchy and descriptive headlines that doctors can use on their LinkedIn profile.

They’ll help optimize profiles and highlight their expertise as a doctor and speaker:

  1. “Passionate Doctor and Dynamic Speaker Inspiring Health and Wellness”
  2. “Medical Expert | Keynote Speaker | Transforming Lives through Health Education”
  3. “Innovative Physician and Inspirational Speaker Advancing Patient Care”
  4. “Specialist in [Medical Field] | Influential Speaker | Empowering Communities”
  5. “Experienced Doctor | Captivating Speaker | Bridging Medicine and Public Health”
  6. “Health Advocate | Keynote Speaker | Empowering Individuals to Take Control of Their Well-being”
  7. “Expert Physician | Dynamic Speaker | Bridging the Gap Between Medicine and Technology”
  8. “Dedicated Doctor | Motivational Speaker | Improving Lives through Medical Education”
  9. “Thought Leader in [Medical Field] | Engaging Speaker | Transforming Healthcare Practices”
  10. “Compassionate Physician | Inspirational Speaker | Enhancing Patient-Doctor Communication”


These examples aim to combine doctors’ expertise, passion, and speaking abilities to create an attention-grabbing headline that emphasizes their role as both a medical professional and a speaker.


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Feel free to play around with these titles and grab any part of those that connect to your own plight in marketing your thought leadership.

Remember to choose a headline that accurately reflects your expertise and aligns with your professional goals.

And, of course, follow us for more tips.

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Dana Corriel, MD

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