February is the month when American Heart Month raises awareness of heart disease in the U.S. The American Heart Association recently published a new dire study that focuses on outlining the heart diseases in the U.S. together with their future prevalence and prices.
From heart surgery to knee replacements and dental treatment, more people are taking their medical needs greater distances. The savings for those who choose medical travel can be considerable. Poland's heart surgeons are among the best in the world. Just a decade ago waiting lists of patients in need of heart surgery were far longer than in most European countries, but now that reputation has been turned round. There are Polish doctors who specialize in certain rare operations, Polish medical universities are teaching students from around the world, and patients from different countries are also opting for Polish hospitals.
The emotions most people go through upon being told of the requirement for heart surgery are fear, depression, stress, anxiety and anger. If you are experiencing those emotions you are having a normal reaction to the bad news. The words “fear” and “surgery” are inextricably connected; to be a patient means to give up control and place yourself in the hands of doctors, whose job is to lead you through the maze of treatment options and back to recovery. Should you or someone you love face the option of surgery, it is important to remind yourself of the many technical advances made by modern medicine in recent decades.
Over the past years, the Medical Tourism industry has increased significantly, as more and more people begin to understand and see its advantages. Asia is an important piece in the healthcare tourism market, attracting patients from all over the world. But if Asia is a big player in the industry, does Indonesia share this role?
Mexicali is the second largest city in Baja California, next to Tijuana. It is not a busy tourist city, and has a relaxed and slower paced atmosphere with little traffic and people. Unlike Tijuana which is a border city, you might travel a little if want to seek healthcare in Mexicali.
For several years now Poland has been developing its medical tourism branch. EU subsidized programs along with top medical services at a fraction of what they would cost in West European countries or the U.S., is making Poland become the medical tourism hub of Europe.
With the competition ever growing within the global medical tourism market, new health travel hotspots are emerging to profit from the huge potential that the industry is providing. Italy is one such state, where the demand for medical tourism services is growing and its specialists and hospitals are adapting to cater to all.
Istituto Auxologico Italiano and PlacidWay medical tourism company recently joined in a strategic partnership to help global patients get easy access to minimally invasive robotic surgery for various medical conditions in Milan, Italy.
While undergoing a medical treatment or a surgical procedure, we always need as much information as possible in order to decide and more importantly know what is going to happen to our body and indeed to us. There are several doubts about open heart and minimally invasive procedures. How are they performed? Which are their advantages and disadvantages?
PlacidWay medical tourism company and KCM Clinic recently joined hands to help global patients get access to highly successful and accessible medical treatments and surgeries in Poland.