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India: Not Just A Heritage Spot Anymore

Saurabh Sharma

Medical tourism is a term that basically means that you travel to another country for your treatment instead of doing the honors in your home country. People do this for a variety of reasons. Financial reasons and better medical care facilities are some of them. These reasons are discussed below.

Firstly and most importantly, the cost of medical care in countries like the United States of America and the United Kingdom are extremely high. Even with health insurance, there are a lot of people who cannot afford to get treated for complicated disorders in these countries. MRIs and CAT scans alone cost a lot of money, plus extended treatment like recuperation after surgery and chemotherapy costs thousands of dollars. Hence, the patients are forced to rely on countries like India to get their treatment.

The second reason, which is sort of exactly opposite to the first, is that not all countries have the necessary technology that it takes to treat patients. Several countries are relatively backward than India when it comes to the imaging, surgical, or endoscopic technology that goes into treating and curing these patients. So, considering their financial options, India is one of the best choices that they have to manage their conditions.

Despite the global economic turndown, Medical tourism in India has emerged as one of the fastest growing segment of the tourism industry on the country. Even though the condition right now is not really in it top shape, India has enormous potential to be one of the best destinations for medical tourists in the world. As of 2015, the medical industry in India is a $2 billion net worth industry, and it is expected to grow exponentially in the coming years. The government of India has been taking steady steps to control the factors that hinder the development of the Industry and the smooth workings of the businesses of foreign medical tourists. It has removed the restrictions on tourist visas that required a two month gap between consecutive visits from the gulf. A number of hospitals have employed language translators to make sure that language barrier is not one of the reasons why international patients have problems. Treatment in India starts at roughly the tenth of the amount that it does in countries like USA, and all this has greatly helped people all over the world be healthy and cured of their problems by visiting the country.

Meditrina Hospital and Medical Institute is one of the best options to consider for medical tourists around the world. Its top of the table technology and state of the art equipment give you the best service there can be. A team of experienced and prestigious doctors with years of training in their respective fields is here to serve you throughout the day.

Plus, at Meditrina, you can avail all these facilities for reasonable prices. The hospital is really affordable, and patients with limited financial resources can come here and get these services without burning a hole in their pockets. Reliable, technologically competent, and reasonably affordable: Meditrina. For more details please visit: http://www.meditrinainstitute.com


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