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Top Destinations By Treatment 2015

 

Antigua

Treatment: Addiction and Recovery
Notes:

Crossroads Centre, a 12-step addiction and recovery program founded by Eric Clapton, has welcomed international patients from 30 countries.

Approximate Savings 40%
Cities: St. Johns

http://crossroadsantigua.org/index.aspx

 

Barbados

Treatment: Fertility/IVF
Notes:

Barbados Fertility Centre offers IVF and a host of fertility treatments at 40-60% savings. Success rates are improved over conventional strategies by offering a stress-reduced environment in a resort setting.

Approximate Savings 40-50% (IVF)
Cities: Bridgetown

http://www.barbadosfertility.com/home.html

 

Brazil

Treatment: Cosmetic Surgery, Organ Transplants
Notes:

Luxury medical travelers often visit the world-renown Ivo Pitanguy Clinic. Mostly a destination for the luxury traveler seeking “celebrity” doctors. Large medical centers offer excellent complex care.

Approximate Savings 20-30%
Cities: Sao Paulo, Rio De Janeiro

http://pitanguy.com.br/pitanguy/
http://www.wmagazine.com/beauty/2008/07/ivo_pitanguy

 

Costa Rica

Treatment: Dentistry, Cosmetic Surgery
Notes:

Dentist’s lobbies in San Jose and swanky suburb Escazu are filled with Americans and Europeans seeking savings on expensive restorative and cosmetic work (Crowns, bridges, implants, dentures etc.). Meza Clinic is fully accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Approximate Savings 30-70%
Cities: San Jose

http://www.mezadentalcare.com/

 

Hungary

Treatment: Dentistry
Notes:

Germans, Austrians, Swiss and other patrons flock to Hungary for cost savings on dental work. One town–Gyor–in Northwest Hungary, boasts more than 150 dental clinics serving international patients.

Approximate Savings 40-75% (for restorative and cosmetic procedures)
Cities: Gyor, Budapest

http://www.villanyident.hu/

 

India

Treatment: Orthopedics, Cardiology
Notes:

India is the world’s medical travel “thrift” destination with savings of 60-90% on an array of procedures. Harvard-affiliated Wockhardt Hospital has performed more than 20,000 heart procedures, with 98%+ success rates (surpassing US and EU standards).

Approximate Savings 50-85% (for restorative and cosmetic procedures)
Cities: New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore

http://www.wockhardthospitals.com/international-patient-services

 

Israel

Treatment: Fertility/IVF
Notes:

Israel is one of the world’s top producers of medical instrumentation, and a well-known center for inexpensive fertility treatments.

Approximate Savings 30-50% (IVF)
Cities: Jerusalem, Tel Aviv

http://eng.sheba.co.il/Sheba_Hospitals/Acute_Care_Hospital/The_Joseph_Buchman_Gynecology_and_Maternity_Center/IVF/

 

Malaysia

Treatment: All Specialties; Health Screenings
Notes:

Malaysia is medical travel’s best-kept secret, with fluent English spoken everywhere and cost savings comparable to India in less culturally jarring setting. Savvy patients can obtain a full executive “well-man” or “well-woman” screening–including vision, dental, hearing,MRI, PET Scan–for around $US1500–more than enough savings to pay for a vacation in Kuala Lumpur and environs.

Approximate Savings 70% Executive Health Screening
Cities: Kuala Lumpur, Penang

http://www.princecourt.com/executive-health-screening-centre.php

 

Mexico

Treatment: Dentistry, Bariatrics
Notes:

Monterrey boasts four first-rate American-accredited hospitals offering bariatrics and weight-management programs to obese Americans at 40-60% savings.Each year more than 50,000 Americans cross borders into Mexico for dental work alone.

Approximate Savings 30-60% (Dentistry) 40-70% (Bariatrics)
Cities: Monterrey, Tijuana, Juarez, Puerto Vallarta

http://www.monterreyhealthcarecity.com/

 

Singapore

Treatment: All Specialties; Stem Cell/Regenerative
Notes:

Singapore ranks 6th in healthcare worldwide (compared to the US 36th ranking (source: World Health Organization). For cancer, Singapore’s clinics and hospitals boast some of the world’s best diagnostics. Patients visit for diagnosis, then head home for treatment. John’s Hopkins International Medical Centre in Singapore specializes in cancer treatments.

Approximate Savings 30-40%
Cities: Singapore

http://www.imc.jhmi.edu/aboutus.html

 

South Africa

Treatment: Cosmetic Surgery, Cardiac
Notes:

The classic “Surgeon & Safari” cosmetic surgery destination. World’s first heart transplant performed at Christiaan Barnard Medical Center in Cape Town

Approximate Savings 40%
Cities: Cape Town, Johannesburg

http://www.surgeon-and-safari.co.za/

 

Thailand

Treatment: All procedures
Notes:

Thailand boasts world-renown Bumrungrad International, the grandaddy of international hospitals and Asia’s first American accredited facility, with 225 US board certified physicians and surgeons. BI welcomes 400,000 international patients annually from 120 countries, including 25,000 American patients each year. Thailand also known for meticulous cosmetic surgery, including gender reassignment. Dr. Preecha, a most wellknown for these procedures, has performed 3500 sex reassignment surgeries.

Approximate Savings 40-75%
Cities: Bangkok, Phuket

http://www.bumrungrad.com/thailandhospital
http://pai.co.th/

 

Turkey

Treatment: Vision, Hair Transplants
Notes:

Closer to the US and EU and a coveted tourist destination, Turkey has more American-accredited hospitals (41) than any other country. Tourists take vacation breaks for inexpensive eye check-ups and LASIK treatments. Dunya Goz World Eye Centers, based in Istanbul, have centers all over Europe and Asia.

Approximate Savings 40-50% (LASIK)
Cities: Istanbul

http://www.worldeyelasik.com/

Source: www.patientsbeyondborders.com