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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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.

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.

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.

Preimplantation Genetic Testing EmbryoClinic in Thessaloniki, Greece, looks at how Preimplantation Genetic Testing can help couples who have or carry an inherited condition to avoid passing the condition on to their children.

The first trimester of pregnancy – a brief overview Medical Travel, the Czech Republic's leading medical tourism agency, looks at what to expect in the initial stages of pregnancy.

Why travel to Latvia for infertility treatment? Clinic EGV in Riga, explains why Latvia is becoming a popular destination for overseas couples experiencing fertility problems.

Anonymous miracle-workers: sperm and egg donation in Latvia The donation of gametes is legal and anonymous in Latvia. Clinic EGV, an ISO 9001 certified IVF clinic in Riga, explains how the selection process for sperm and egg cell donors works.

Micro-TESE: hope for male-factor infertility Clinic EGV, a leading reproductive health and infertility clinic in Riga, Latvia, looks at how the advanced surgical procedure, Micro-TESE, offers men who have no sperm present in their semen (azoospermia) the opportunity to become fathers.

Five things you need to know before going to an IVF clinic Once you have taken the difficult to decision to undergo fertility treatment, how do you find the right clinic? IVF-Spain in Alicante provides five easy steps to finding the best possible treatment and care.

What is the ideal diet during IVF treatment? Medical Travel Czech, the Czech Republic's leading medical tourism agency, discusses the role that a healthy diet plays in successful IVF treatment.

How to prepare yourself for the pregnancy process Medical Travel, the Czech Republic's leading medical tourism agency, offers some tips on how to prepare yourself through the pregnancy process.

How to increase your chances of successful IVF treatment Experts Medical Travel Czech advise on how to achieve the best postive results with IVF treatments and explain numerous reasons for a failed IVF cycle.

Fertility and Aging EmbryoClinic in Thessaloniki, Greece, talks about Fertility, and how aging effects it.

Smoking and fertility EmbryoClinic in Thessaloniki, Greece, explains how smoking can negatively effect the fertility in men and women, and how these effects can be reversed.

How safe is fertility treatment? Medical Travel Czech, a leading medical tourism agency in Czech Republic, looks at how advances in medical technology have improved the safety, quality and effectiveness of fertility treatment.

VIII International Exhibiton of Medical and Health Tourism, Spa and Wellness 2019 Adonis Medical Group visited the VIII International Exhibiton of Medical and Health Tourism, Spa and Wellness 2019 which brought together world leaders in medical tourism.

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