Medical Tourism, the right choice?

May 25, 2018 meza_admin

Healthcare costs had skyrocketed in the last decade, many patients face high demand for cosmetic surgeries and expensive procedure costs. People from all over the world seek quality healthcare services and surgeries, even though some of these procedures are denied by regular  health insurance.

Lately a considerable amount of individuals are discovering the benefits of medical tourism as they listen stories of success and experiences.

Shorter travel time, cost effective, and an opportunity for a memorable vacation are the most highlighted benefits.

Even though patients are travelling abroad they manage to conserve from 30% to 90% of the total cost on a procedure, including their travel expenditures.

If you’re worried about quality, medical centers all over the world have acquired accreditation from well known international organizations to express their dedication to excellence. In fact, Meza Dental Care counts with two of the most recognized accreditations in the world.

  • AAAHC (Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Healthcare).
  • AACD (American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry).

That means that we are positioned as one of the best centers in Costa Rica and even in Latin America. Our procedures follow top class world-wide guidelines known in dental health.

Just a quick example of Latin America healthcare:

  1. www.who.int/whr/2000/en/whr00_en.pdf
  2. https://www.photius.com/rankings/healthranks.html

In most cases, surgical procedures are performed by well trained experts using top notch technology. You will be accompanied by a variety of board-certified surgeons who are trained and certified in either North America or Europe.

Most procedures performed abroad can be scheduled via the internet or by phone. People have the flexibility to book flights and schedule surgery procedures from the comfort of their own home.

For some medical tourists, especially those seeking dental care, cosmetic care or wellness treatments, these procedures help them enjoy the opportunity to travel overseas.