By Jana Schubert on 17 Jul, 2017
Health is our most important asset. So much so, that we should always be aware of our preventative treatment options. But sometimes our home country doesn’t provide the best medical care or even just the specific treatment we need or desire. This is not an isolated example from just one country in the Middle East. Every year, about 40,000 residents from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, or Egypt go abroad for treatment. In particular, citizens from the Gulf States are even encouraged at the request of their health ministry to get the cost of treatment in private hospitals abroad refunded. Read here about the attractive alternatives available worldwide and how to find the right clinic for your individual needs.
By Jana Schubert on 16 Jun, 2017
So, you’ve decided to go get treatment abroad. Whether it’s Germany, Thailand, Turkey, or a completely different country – before you board the plane, you need to make sure you’ve carefully planned your medical travel. The better you prepare, the more probable it is that you have a thoroughly positive experience. Find valuable advice here on how to avoid the most frequently committed mistakes: the “Do-Not-Do-list” of medical travel.
By Andrea Hunt on 01 Sep, 2017
Fatal outbreaks of meningitis infections in young children coupled with a widespread shortage of the Men B vaccine have left parents across the UK saddened and panicked. On Valentine’s Day this year, two-year-old Faye Burdett passed away quietly after contracting the meningococcal disease- a form of blood poisoning. German doctors have responded to the crisis by offering vaccines in Germany.
Have you ever wanted to have sharp, clear vision without the hassle of contact lenses or eyeglasses? Daily care of eyewear can be a pain, not to mention the annual cost that can add up to hundreds of euros every single year. Laser eye surgeries abroad such as iLASIK will bring back your 20/20 vision at a fraction of the price using quality, state-of-the-art laser technology. Read more to find out how and where to save money on LASIK abroad.
Every year, millions of people go abroad for medical travel in search of quality care, better treatment options, and affordable prices. But with so many destinations, hospitals and doctors, it can be confusing when it comes to selecting a leading medical facility and comparing prices, getting a visa, and planning your trip. Using a reputable medical travel agency is the smartest way to make sure you get quality treatment abroad.