The Global Medical Tourism Industry Growth Trends is increasing, especially Medical Tourism Thailand. Thailand is considered to be the global leader in medical tourism. There is no doubt that many Americans and Europeans have been traveling to Thailand for years to seek affordable but reliable medical treatment.
Thailand has the first hospital in Asia which has ISO 9001 accreditation. The hospital standards are so good that the rooms look like a 5-star hotel rather than a hospital. Bumrungrad Hospital in Bangkok has the most number of foreign patients compared to any other hospital in the world.
Thai Airways has medical check-ups as part of its Royal Orchid Holidays program. Travelers can clock up frequent flier miles and then apply that to the costs of the post procedure check ups. Hospitals go out of their way to make foreign patients comfortable. Patients are met at the airport on arrival and escorted to their luxurious accommodation where a fruit basket and a complimentary massage awaits them.
Thailand has over 400 private hospitals offering world class treatment with doctors and specialist who have studied and trained in American and European medical schools. The cost of medical treatment in Thailand is much cheaper than that in the America and Europe. Hospitals go out of their way to make the patient’s stay a trouble free experience. They have gone to the extent of hiring and employing staff who are fluent in foreign languages, including English.
Whether you are looking for cosmetic surgery, plastic surgery, cardiac care, dental care or gender reassignment surgery, Thailand can offer you all that and much more at affordable prices with world class doctors, specialists and state-of-art technology.
The government of Thailand is playing its part to boost medical tourism. Visitors from many countries can now stay for 30 days without a visa. You can also extend your stay by 30 days once you are in Thailand. Visa longer for two months or longer can be easily got through the Thai embassy in the patient’s home country.