Medical tourism articles

Our articles and features about international medical tourism are written by some of the world's leading consultants, dentists, medical professionals and healthcare writers.

They are aimed at patients who may be considering travelling for treatment. International Medical Travel Journal provides a library of medical tourism articles aimed at hospitals, clinics and medical travel agencies.

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17 years of the Embryo Adoption Programme of Institut Marquès: More than 2,000 babies born worldwide Institut Marquès was pioneer in the world launching this initiative in 2004. Embryos that are not transferred remain under the custody of the clinic when the parents do not want to decide on their destination. Therefore, we decided to offer them in adoption to our patients.

What are bunions? If you're considering medical travel, you may appreciate a tourist attraction as a powerful explanation of what a bunion is.

One stop solution for a great smile Sani Dental Group has become a medical tourist attraction, offering a complete dental care experience to patients with the help of more than 30 certified doctors and staff in three different locations in Mexico.

Global scientific interest for Institute of Life – IASO research work! Institute of Life will be featured in the International IVF Initiative! The world famous IVF Scientist Jacques Cohen has chosen the research of Institute of Life to be focussed in one of his famous webinars.

Christmas gift: Free download of I want to get pregnant now! This Christmas Institut Marquès would like to offer a free download of the book by the director of our centre, Dr Marisa López-Teijón. In the book I want to get pregnant now! she answers all questions related to pregnancy in order to fulfil the dream of becoming a mother. It is an essential guide of fertility for all women who want to have a baby.

Does Covid affect male fertiltiy: Get a test Institut Marquès has launched a study to reveal the long-term impact of COVID-19 on the male reproductive function.

Get a New Smile While Vacationing in Cancun The name itself resembles a vacation and brings a smile to anyone's face. White sands bathed by turquoise cascading waves.

Institut Marquès improves the donors’ allocation process in Assisted Reproduction treatments with gamete donation. Institut Marquès, an international centre with locations in different European countries,offers two alternatives to those patients who require Donor In Vitro Fertilisation orArtificial Insemination: using anonymous or non- anonymous donors for their treatments,as they prefer.

Gastric Sleeve Revision Surgery If you have recently had gastric sleeve surgery and have not reached your weight loss requirements, or even if you have gained weight since surgery, a gastric sleeve revision surgery might be an appropriate option.

Assisted Reproduction with anonymous or non- anonymous donors Institut Marquès, an international centre with locations in different European countries,offers two alternatives to those patients who require Donor In Vitro Fertilisation orArtificial Insemination: using anonymous or non- anonymous donors for their treatments,as they prefer.

Foods To Boost The Immunity After Bariatric Surgery The world is struggling with the “Coronavirus outbreak“, which the World Health Organization also accepts as a pandemic.

Why Crete is an ideal place for dental Holidays It is simple to fall in love with Crete. Crete offers a rich cultural heritage, luxury among numerous seafronts, and endless outdoor activities.

Sperm Freezekit, the new home sperm freezing kit Institut Marquès has developed and patented Sperm Freezekit, a system that allows the male to freeze his sperm at home and send it to the medical centre.

Is COVID-19 an obstacle to obesity surgery? Dr Mehmet Gencturk, General Surgery Specialist at Dr. HE Obesity Clinic in Istanbul, Turkey, looks at the latest advice concerning surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Weight loss surgery: what do patients really want? Tugce Kizilkaya, patient consultant at Dr. HE Obesity Clinic in Istanbul looks at what makes a successful trip to Turkey for obesity surgery.

Coronavirus and how it relates to patients who have undergone obesity surgery What level of risk does corona virus present to obese patients and could it be lower in those who have undergone weight loss surgery?

Understanding Luteinising Hormone EmbryoClinic in Thessaloniki, Greece, talks about the hormone luteinizing and the role in controlling the female and male reproductive system

What are the health benefits of thermal spas? LifeClass Hotels & Spa, an international hotel chain in the resort town of Portoroz on Slovenia's Adriatic coast with its own unique thermal sea spa, looks at the health benefits of bathing in mineral-rich hot spring water.

3D liposculpture, a liposuction for impressive 6-pack Liposuction (or better liposculpture) can be of a huge help to some people who desire impressive abas without the hassle.

History of Bariatric Surgery Medical Travel Czech, the Czech Republic's leading medical tourism agency, talks in detail about the history of Bariatric Surgery.

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