Medical Tourism, Health Travel. All you need to know, destinations, concerns, benefits, checklist...


Medical Tourism / Health Travel: All you need to know, where, how, destinations, concerns, benefits, checklist ...

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Cost comparisons:

These are estimated cost comparisons for various popular medical care for which Medical Tourism is known. However, other factors such as Medical expertise, insurance, legal aid, ease of travel, and quality of other facilities are some reasons which may affect the costs. The slogan,  “First World treatment’ at Third World prices” takes into consideration many other factors. [src]

A full facelift can be done for $4,500 in India, $1,250 in South Africa or $ 2,300 in Bolivia but would cost $20,000 in the U.S. One could spend approximately $5,200 in the U.S. for two dental bridges, whereas it could be done for in $500 India or $990 inHungary.

Procedure
US
India
Thailand
Singapore
UK
Heart Bypass
$130,000
$10,000
$11,000
$18,500
$70,000
Heart Valve Replacement
$200,000
$10,000
$10,000
$12,500
*****
Angioplasty
$57,000
$11,000
$13,000
$13,000
*****
Hip Replacement
$43,000
$9,000
$12,000
$12,000
*****
Hysterectomy
$20,000
$3,000
$4,500
$6,000
*****
Knee Replacement
$40,000
$8,500
$10,000
$13,000
£20,000
Spinal Fusion
$62,000
$5,500
$7,000
$9,000
*****
Bone Marrow Transplant
$250,000
$25,000
*****
*****
*****
Partial Hip Replacement
$18,000
$4,500
*****
*****
*****
Full Hip Replacement
$39,000
$3,000
*****
*****
*****
Orthopedic Surgery
$18,000
$4,500
*****
*****
*****
Gall Bladder Surgery
$60,000
$7,500
*****
*****
*****
Tooth Extraction
$350
$30
*****
*****
*****
Root Canal
$3,500
$200 to $400
*****
*****
*****
LASIK Eye Surgery
$3,700
$730
*****
*****
*****

[ All Figures are approx. ]

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