HEALTH TOURISM IN TURKEY
Health tourism, or medical tourism, is an important and growing sector worldwide. Every year, millions of people from all over the world travel to other countries and even continents to receive various treatments in a place other than their country of residence or citizenship.
WHICH TREATMENTS ARE POPULAR IN HEALTH TOURISM?
At the point reached today, our country is one of the important actors of this sector. Health tourism in Turkey includes hair transplantation, dental treatments, medical aesthetic operations as well as major operations such as organ transplantation. The reasons why Turkey is preferred in health tourism vary according to the geography and needs of the patients. Our country, which has been hosting millions of tourists from different countries every year for many years with its historical and natural beauties, has made great progress in health tourism in a short time by offering specialized doctors and quality health services at affordable economic costs.
WHY IS DENTAL TOURISM POPULAR IN TURKEY?
The main reason why patients prefer Turkey in the field of dental tourism is the above-mentioned affordable prices and Turkey’s being a popular touristic destination, as well as the short treatment times. Thanks to the widespread use of high technology, they can complete treatments that would take months or even years in their home countries with great time savings in Turkey.
WHY IS TURKEY PREFERRED FOR HEALTH TOURISM?
In the field of dental tourism, there is a significant demand for Turkey from Northern and Western Europe as well as the Arabian Peninsula, African countries and the United States of America. The main treatments in demand from abroad are implant surgery and smile aesthetic applications. At this point, it has become one of the factors that increase confidence that our physicians who accept patients within the scope of health tourism analyze the variables of the patients who will return to their countries after their treatment and develop appropriate methods.
In addition, the fact that patients cannot receive the same quality of treatment in their home countries and that this treatment is quite high in terms of both time and cost is also a reason for Turkey’s preference.
HOW DO PATIENTS FROM ABROAD REACH THE DENTAL CLINIC?
In our clinic, while organizing the treatment of overseas patients, components such as systemic diseases and blood values are taken into consideration with a holistic perspective, the most appropriate treatment plan for them is decided and time management is made. As with each patient, a unique treatment plan is created for their needs. Before the patient comes to our clinic, they can send us their X-rays and dental photos in order to have information about possible treatments.
WHERE IS TURKEY IN HEALTH TOURISM?
All these operations continue to develop with the experiences gained day by day and continue to move our country upwards in the field of health tourism. At this point, the biggest duty of clinics, hospitals and agencies is to continue to practice their professions by aiming to raise the reputation of our country without giving up service quality and keeping human health before everything else.