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12

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Asian countries continue to see a boom in cosmetic surgery

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Medical tourism has changed how people deal with surgeries and surgeons. The new age patients are anything but vulnerable. They want superior quality of treatments, immediate medical attention and five star comforts during their hospital stay at a modest budget. All these they are getting in the medical tourism destinations of Asia. By traveling to the Asian countries, patients from the developed countries are saving 40% to 70% on surgical costs. Medical tourists are writing about their experience and interacting with patients from all over the world. The stories of successful operations are inspiring hundreds of new patients who are…

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Jun
2

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Arabian countries are a major source, and a destination for medical tourism

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The Middle East, in the last few years has seen an uphill rise in the popularity of medical tourism. The state of the art infrastructure, trained doctors and medical facilities that are at par with the best hospitals of the world have attracted people from all across the world. Those who are interested in cosmetic surgery would be glad to hear about the cost of operational procedures. They are much less than procedures in the U.S. and the doctors are just as good as the doctors in America. The inflow of the Middle Eastern population for medical tourism hasn’t been…

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May
29

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Best medical tourism destinations worldwide

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Medical tourism has seen a remarkable growth over a decade and a half, as people have realized that how beneficial it is travelling to healthcare destinations and enjoys the best of quality and money savings. Following are some of the best medical tourism destinations that the patients should go to in order to seek quality health care overseas. Have a look: Costa Rica: The universal healthcare system – “Caja” – in Costa Rica costs a meager amount of $ 30 to $ 90 per person per month. This package covers everything ranging from doctor visits, tests, surgeries to prescription. Affordability…

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Apr
28

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Barbados emerging as medical tourism destination

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The thought of the Caribbean brings to mind fun, beach parties and gentle breezes drifting across the white sands. Thanks to a history of influences through the British and neighbouring Africa, it a blends cordiality and efficiency, inducing a feeling of relaxation and peace within all those who visit. This also happens to be a medical destination, which has earned a reputation as being the most modern of facilities in the Eastern Caribbean offering a dialysis centre, facilities for open-heart surgeries and a decompression chamber. The climate and atmosphere are ideal for a recovery vacation where you can choose between…

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Apr
7

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Popular medical tourism destination in the Middle East

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The medical tourists come to the Middle East primarily from surrounding countries, while a small percentage is from the West. This fact is based on two existing circumstances. Firstly, the volatile political situation, which makes visitors think twice, and secondly, the fear of the customs and behaviour pattern set by the Islamic culture that frightens many prospective visitors. There are facilities and institutions that measure up to the best world standards having equally qualified doctors and staff available throughout the region. Countries and the facilities available 1.      Cyprus A preferred centre for Plastic Surgery, Dental Care and Fertility Treatment the…

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Apr
5

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Indonesia and the medical world

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The group of islands, combined to be known as Indonesia and scattered along the equator, is not only famous for its exotic beaches and breath-taking views but also for its reach in medical tourism and based on the fact that it manages to pull in a mind-boggling number of tourists every year who seek medical treatments. The government of Indonesia currently promotes medical tourism in the country at quite a large scale and Indonesia is a developing medical tourism industry, where people visit for medical retreats and treatments. Why Indonesia? Like every successful tourist destination, Indonesia too attracts its foreign…

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