Health Medical Tourism

Health and Medical Travelling Guide

Thailand Medical Travel

The health care deprived in the west is manifestly expensive, for some, prohibitively thus. The banal medical articles as the control of dentistry or health rises sell expensive, whereas the important surgery and operations can completely ruin much individuals. Thus, rapid-increasing practice of displacement through the international borders to obtain health care.
Much found their solutions in Thailand, stimulating a tendency in tourism of health in the country. Why Thailand? Since the medical profession one of is advanced in the area. The hospitals and the private clinics of Thailand are class of the world. The investments in standards of equipment and management are so high that important hospitals are internationally accredited.
What follows are some comparisons of the costs of park of ball. The cost of surgery can be a tenth of what it in the United States or Western Europe is, and sometimes even less. A replacement of heart-valve which would cost $200.000 or more the USA, for example, goes for $10.000 and which includes air transport charges return ticket and a short tourist tour. In the same way, a metal-free dental bridge in value $5.500 in the USA costs approximately $500. A replacement of knee in Thailand with six days of physiotherapy costs approximately a fifth of what it in the USA. The surgery of eye of Lasik in value $3.700 in the USA is available for approximately $730. In the surgery of cataract of the USA for races of an eye around $8.000, but at a prestigious international hospital in the surgery of cataract of Thailand can be carried out on the two eyes for approximately $2.500. The saving of cosmetic surgery is even larger: A full increase of the face which would cost $20.000 the USA runs approximately $1.200. A complete dental cleaning and races of control around $10.00.
Tourists are drawn in Thailand for many reasons – tropical beauty, splendid beaches, and an attractive culture. Maintaining however, health is still another reason which deludes with the visitors to the kingdom. Thailand became the capital of thermal spa of Asia. The country abounds in clubs of health and thermal spas, and offers an incredible quantity of sports activities, very to play golf with the diving with the air, and to make bicycle to strike down to explore.
The air lines comprise what is known as royal holidays of orchids. The medical visits became thus the holidays important and royal of orchids medical visits added to its excursions of package. It is a not very common topic for an excursion of package, perhaps, but for very practical, giving to travelers the opportunity to have a complete medical visit while they are in Thailand for businesses or the pleasure. The health care of quality combined with holidays of tourism at a low price attracts patients of everywhere in the world.
Medical side, a search for Internet from the international hospitals in Bangkok will provide all the necessary information’s concerning of the medical procedures available and the costs relative. While the list is long, to start, your research should include the popular hospital of Bumrungrad, the hospital of Bangkok, the hospital of Samitivej, and the hospital of convalescent home of Bangkok. They are all the internationally accredited hospitals.
Side of tourism, Thailand is known like the ground of the smiles. It often indicated under the name of the most exotic country in Southeast Asia. In Bangkok a visit with the large palate is a need see. The voyages to a market of undulation or the bridge on the Kwai River, or other destinations popular, are easily laid out and inexpensive, even with a personal driver. A short flight or a voyage during the night and you of train can appreciate the primitive beaches in the southernmost islands or the Scandinavian mountains with its falls of water, the elephants bathing in jets of mountain, and villages of tribe of hill.
Consider tourism of health in Thailand. You will see easily that you can have a medical process, and marvelous holidays, very with less of cost than you would have paid only the medical process in the west.


April 21, 2009 Posted by | Health Overseas, Medical Tourism, Thailand | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Costa Rica Medical Tourism

The reports of the institute of Costa Rica health tourism indicated that the plastic surgeon accessible from the country maintains a growth rate of 15%. The proof of this is the number of patients who fly to the country to obtain a surgery made mainly because of the plastic surgeon in rise cost their country of origin. In 2007, the plastic surgeon in Costa Rica helped 5.000 patients of search for the best solution of health care to compete with the United States and Europe in terms of safety and quality at the relatively accessible cost. The majority of these patients seeking the accessible plastic surgeon are most of the time places like Europe, Mexico and even the Central America. In fact, the researchers of the medical sector of tourism estimate that the plastic surgeon accessible from the country could receive approximately 40 thousand patients every year from here 2019.

To increase the request of the country and to launch the plastic surgeon on the market in Costa Rica, much of doctors join to create a medical group of elite to take care of the patients who choose to obtain the plastic surgeon in Costa Rica. Up to this point at least five companies or medical consortium were recorded of which the goal is to captivate the market of breeding which just in the United States represented last year approximately 750 thousand patients. The primary education goal of these companies is to support the medical care with the patients who are overpowered by cost of plastic surgeon and to recommend the quality of health care of Costa Rica as a one of the ideal destinations for good market and the drug of class of the world.

The plastic surgeon in Costa Rica has an excellent platform of the hospitals which specialize in the elective and important consulting-rooms. The country holds many hospitals which are credited by the international accreditation with Joint Commission, a nongovernmental American organization which directs the services offered by hospitals around the world. This resulted with a greater request from 20% which comes most of the time from the international insurance companies. In only the hospital of Clinica Biblica, 200 to 250 operations where carried out, of which 90% are for tourists. Two other hospitals of class of the world work with their respective accreditation are hospital and the CIMA Costa Rica de Clinica Catolica, which go for an investment of US$200,000.

To obtain an outline of the medical packages of voyage and cost of plastic surgeon offered in Costa Rica here be certain packages of voyage offered by the famous medical agencies of tourism based to the United States. For a dental package of voyage of work which includes, the transport of L, 15 days stay in one of the countries specialized in the hotels, lunch, an eulogistic excursion of national park of a choice of three, a massage and the surgical process, the cost is around US$2,450. The process of deviation of stomach for obesity with the same services included will cost you only US$18,000. And most popular are the packages of plastic surgeon which function about US$2,650. The patients can save almost 60% of total costs if compared with the prices in the United States and in Europe.

The patients could choose to remain for about fifteen in a hotel country or the center re-establishment for a more private recovery. In certain cases, the patients are thus captivated by the place which they decide to buy a property for their clean and to recover for always in some of the most luxurious real estate in Costa Rica.

February 25, 2009 Posted by | Destination, Health Tour, Medical Tourism | , , , , | Leave a comment