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16

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Surgeon in the USA is drawing medical tourists by offering discounted surgery

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Medical tourism is a multi billion dollar industry but its characteristics vary from one country to another. Some countries have transformed themselves into the top most medical tourism destinations and others are just supplying patients. Not so surprisingly, it is the developed countries that are losing out in the battle called medical tourism. Developing countries like Costa Rica, Thailand, Singapore and India are way ahead of the competition as they offer surgical facilities for much less. However, a new trend is on the rise that may turn around the game a little. Americans are traveling within US for getting surgeries…

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Mar
9

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Tampa Bay is trying to up its game in the medical tourism arena

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Tampa Bay has the right kind of resources to become the next popular medical tourism destination and it is gearing up to draw the attention of medical tourists. The worth of medical tourism industry has been recently estimated to be more than $50 billions. No wonder, Tampa Bay is looking forward to grabbing its share of the thriving market. Every year, millions of Americans are traveling abroad for getting superior medical facilities within their budget and save money. The medical tourists also want to spend a nice vacation in exotic locales of Asia and Brazil. Tampa Bay is also popular…

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Jul
14

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Guidelines for developing a good medical tourism business plan

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At the present date, medical tourism is a flourishing and developing industry. High cost of medical facilities and their unavailability are forcing the developed country citizens to travel to overseas destinations for getting proper treatments. The patients of developed countries usually seek help from medical tourism facilitating companies. The jobs of the medical tourism facilitators include making arrangements for the medical trips of patients and looking after all their needs. They analyze the health conditions of their clients and make suggestions regarding the best medical treatment destinations and surgeons. From the passport and visa to postoperative care and sightseeing, professional…

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May
25

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Can Florida become the next best medical tourism destination

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Medical tourism is one of the most profitable industries at present. Many developing countries are making money from this industry. Florida’s government has decided that they too can transform their state into one of the most prominent medical tourism destinations. Florida is best known as a beautiful destination for the sun and sand lovers. It is also a great home for many. Apparently, it has enough potential for becoming the next best medical tourism destination but the governing body may have to cross some hurdles before Florida can make its name in the international market. Proposals of making a steep…

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Apr
28

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The current trends in the dental tourism market

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There has been a spurt in the dental tourism market of late, as there has been an evident surge in both demand and supply and the need for service providers to innovate in order to stay competitive in this dynamic market. Dental tourism is one of the important elements of medical tourism and there seems to be a tight competition in the segment between countries and within countries to garner enough tourists.  This is a booming industry as each dentist is trying to create a niche for his services in order to attract foreign patients.  However, there is a lot…

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