Digital Marketing

For Addiction Treatment Centers

Hazelden Betty Ford Rehab Center
Behavioral Health Rehab Center
Caron Rehab Center
Benchmark Recovery Rehab Center

21.5 million

American adults battle a substance abuse disorder each year.


of ER visits caused by drug abuse are for non-medical abuse of prescription drugs, OTC medications, and supplements.

10 Thousand

Google US searches occur each month for addiction treatment centers.

Find and Engage New Patients for your Addiction Treatment Center

Cardinal’s medical marketing solutions focus on getting the right patients into your facility. Prospective patients need to understand the value of the service you provide and trust you’re experienced to help them conquer their addictions.
You need to set yourself apart from other addiction treatment centers by highlighting your quality of service, program features, and reputation.

Digital Marketing and SEO for Addiction Treatment Centers

People rely on the internet to find medical information and treatment options. At Cardinal, our digital strategy will work to expand your web presence. We’ll drive new patients to your facility and help grow your drug rehab program.

We are proud to announce that our CEO, Alex Membrillo, has released his latest book titled The Anatomy of Medical Marketing.

Offering a step by step approach to increase your patient volume and keep your practice off life support, Membrillo will help you grow your practice with ease.

The Anatomy of Medical Marketing

Igniting your Growth with Cardinal

Leverage Cardinal’s medical marketing solutions to grow your Addiction Treatment Center’s patient base.


217,200 Google searches occur for Drug Rehab each year in the U.S. In addition, nearly 53,000 Google searches occur yearly for Addiction Treatment.

SEO for your Addiction Treatment center will help your facility be found online. Cardinal’s strategic approach to search engine optimization will grow your website’s search rankings for targeted keywords and markets. We also focus on conversion optimization, which means we don’t just work to drive traffic to your site, but convert leads.

Paid Search

Google AdWords and other paid search programs puts your ads top of page for people searching online for what you do.
With bid prices starting as low as only a few dollars per click, Paid Search can often be a very cost effective way to drive leads. Our ad strategy includes conversion optimization, custom landing pages if need, and graphic ads. Geo-modifiers are used to control who sees your PPC ad in order to most cost effectively manage your budget.

Social Advertising

Cardinal offers award winning social media management.
Paid social allows you to advertise your drug rehab or addiction treatment center on platforms such as Facebook. Ads can be set-up to target users based on details such as location, age, interests, and more. Think of a Social Ad as a digital billboard displaying to your target audience online.

Web Design

Drug abuse and addiction is a rising epidemic. It’s estimated that the rate of people who die everyday from a drug overdose has tripled in the past 20 years.

Your treatment center is saving lives, and having an optimized web site is essential to being found online. At Cardinal we’re experienced with designing custom websites for the healthcare industry.

Reputation management

When it comes to selecting a treatment program, many people rely on online reviews to determine what place will be the best fit for them. Its important patrons and their loved ones trust you and are confident in the quality treatment program you provide.

Case Studies


173,880 digital leads in 9 months Blended cost per lead of $3.94 Ranked #1 in local map listings in 50% of searches

40% increase in conversions 25% decrease in cost-per-conversion

Increase of 6 more surgeries each month 325% increase in leads per month

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Increased lead volume by 334% Improved rankings for top search terms 20-50 spots hours

Cardinal specializes in medical marketing

We’re experienced in knowing how to get more patients for your healthcare facility. Our strategies include finding ways to attract new patients, increasing brand awareness, generating physician referrals, and managing your reputation.
Call the healthcare marketing experts at Cardinal today to ignite your growth

Cardinal’s competitors constantly try to get us to switch to them. We are not interested in switching.


Double Patient Volume

Double Your Patient Volume for the Same Spend

Dump the campaigns that don’t generate returns. Our AI based marketing platform automatically optimizes towards the campaigns that are driving high value patients.

Modernize Medical Practice

Modernize Your Medical Practice

Tired of relying on billboards & TV that don’t have quantitative ROI numbers? Step into the future of marketing and run medical group patient preference campaigns digitally and see which campaigns bring top of the funnel awareness that ends up converting through bottom of the funnel campaigns down the road.

Executive Level Reporting

Executive Level Reporting

Give your CMO the reporting she didn’t even know was possible. No longer do you have to report on cost per lead. With Patient Stream, you will now be able to report on Cost Per Patient.

improve Patient Experience

Improve the Patient Experience

Keep patients in your hospital system by showing remarketing campaigns at the right time with the right message with Patient Stream. Your patients will never forget where to go for care.

Increase Patient Volume

Increase Patient Volume Across Service Lines

Patient Stream not only helps you see if a patient was driven from a campaign, we can also track a patient who came in through primary care and ended up having an ACL repaired.

Patient Stream Benefits overview

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