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21

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Medical tourism, a boost to overall tourism industry

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Tourism packages have become the most popular means of International travel. Be it for sightseeing or attending events (Olympics/Music/etc.). They make the entire experience simple and tension free. The same is the case with Medical Tourism. The focus of the exercise is obviously to get the procedure successfully completed. There are other issues relating to recovery (post procedure treatment) and rest involved. This is where the tourism industry steps in and makes facilities outside the hospital available to the recovering patient. With the established fact that the financial factors weigh heavily in favor of the packages and with quality vouched…

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16

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Cyprus emerging as prime medical tourism destinations in the region

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Geographically speaking, Cyprus is ideally located at the crossroads between the Middle East, Asia, Europe, Americas and Africa and therefore very easily accessible. A little known fact is that travellers would visit Cyprus to be treated by Crpriot doctors as far back as 9500 BC, and Cyprus was one of the early entrants in European Medical Tourism. Since there are no medical schools within the country, all the doctors are schooled and trained abroad (read advanced countries) and therefore are capable and qualified as their counterparts. Over the period, Cyprus has been a popular destination for many procedures, though In…

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