Thailand, popular for its scenic beauty, natural aroma and hospitality, is becoming equally popular as a medical tourist attraction. Tourism is a mainstay for Thailand’s economy and with the increasing number of hospitals and medical centers imparting excellent treatment, the country has become a much sought after destination for Medical Tourism and tourism in general.
In short, medical tourism Thailand has carved a niche for itself. There are two reasons to choose Thailand as a medical destination; one being the pocket friendly costs that pleasantly surprise the tourists and the other is the high quality of surgeries performed here. Thailand has developed as a medical hub for the patients coming from other countries like the U S, Europe, the Middle East and more.
Thailand medical tourism treatments are famous in cardiac surgery, cosmetic, dental, plastic, orthopedic and other general surgeries, hip and knee replacements, eye treatment, tooth whitening and more.
Medical tourism Thailand is the new buzzword for the country’s tourism development. After the surgery or treatment, the tourist patients have the added benefit of recuperating in the beauty of Thailand. Also, easy flights to Thailand make it a hassle-free, cost-effective and rejuvenating experience for any medical tourist.
Many hospitals in Thailand provide world-class healthcare facilities and they are accredited as per the toughest standards. The low cost prices of the healthcare facilities in Thailand are not just limited to the treatments only. But, the prices of the medicines etc. are fairly less than the western countries. Thanks to the tight price controls by the Government of Thailand.
Private healthcare in the West is not affordable for many and so countries like Thailand give them cost effective treatment and also a good reason to spend a vacation. In the West, even the routine medical areas like orthodontics, dentistry etc. are highly priced, while major surgeries drain the patients’ finances totally. Due to this, medical tourism in Thailand is getting exceptionally popular.