Medical Tourism Trends

Providing medical treatments abroad is becoming an important segment of the medical market. According to the Medical Tourism Association, about 14 million people in the world travel to other countries in search of medical care annually.

What are the top specialties for medical travelers?

•    Cosmetic surgery
•    Dentistry
•    Cardiovascular
•    Orthopedics
•    Cancer treatments

There are three major reasons to travel abroad for medical care:

1. Higher quality and / or alternative treatments
2. Avoiding long waiting lists.
3. Lower medical treatment costs

Other reasons can be listed as personalized services and the rich cultural heritage of the country visited.

Turkey provides them all in one package for international patients.