Medical Tourism is the one of the fastest growing segments in the healthcare industry globally. The desire to visit a new place and enjoy the sights while being treated has boosted the growth of medical tourism. Treatments for cardiovascular ailments, cancer, orthopedic procedures, dentistry, reproductive problems, cosmetic surgery, complete health screening including scans, ultrasound etc are available at very cheap rates in countries which cater to medical tourists.
List of Countries Providing Affordable Healthcare
India, China and Singapore are the leaders in medical tourism segments in Asia-pacific region. Thailand and Malaysia are also providing good healthcare and many tourists clubs for medical treatments while travelling to these countries. But other countries such as South Africa, Egypt, Chile, Brazil and Ecuador regions are slowly becoming desired medical tourism countries.
Basic Medical Tourism Terminology
- Health Tourism
- Medical Journeys
- Global Healthcare
- Medical Tourism
- Digital Tourism
- Patient care Tourism
Benefits of medical tourism
- High savings
- High quality treatment
- Travel opportunity
- World class facilities
- Access to latest technology
- Trends to innovative procedures
Medical tourism has ease and comfort ability and also to meet the technology and standards of many countries. It also provides an alternative for millions of people to receive affordable and accessible medical services from developing countries.