What is medical tourism?
Medical tourism is when a person travels overseas to obtain medical, dental, or surgical care, while simultaneously enjoying this trip as a leisure vacation. Medical tourists are usually looking for a more budget-friendly, accessible, yet professional treatment. Most patients traveling abroad are seeking cancer treatments, cosmetic and plastic surgeries, fertility treatment, and bariatric surgery. Many Asian countries have seized this opportunity to duly provide them with their desired care to a point where now the continent is experiencing a boom in the medical tourism industry.Continue reading