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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Piezo-electric implant placements Piezosurgery (piezoelectric bone surgery) is a technique of bone surgery which is gaining popularity in the field of dentistry in the recent years. This device is being used in osteotomies, periodontology and implantology, and oral surgical procedures.

Questions answered about dental holidays in Croatia 2018 European standards of dentistry are alive and well in Split Croatia.

What does a dental holiday in Croatia look like? Dental services in Croatia can cost up to 70% less than elsewhere in Europe, Australia, America and with it’s incredibly long coastline, stunning beaches and heaps of culture, Croatia will surely fascinate you.

Smile makeover: Considerations and components of smile design Avance Dental Care in Chandigarh, India, discuss the considerations and components of smile design.

Benefits of laparoscopic surgery Laparoscopic surgery has been designed to minimise any negative side effects of traditional open surgery, and maximise the chance for the patient to have a speedy recovery in an innovative and safe way.

Immediate loading basal implants Immediate loading basal implants - a revolutionary new method that allows for an entire set of implants to be applied within a 10-day period.

Infertility treatment in Greece Greece is becoming more popular as a destination for medical tourists wishing to receive infertility treatment abroad.

High quality, lower cost IVF treatment in India Medicover Fertility, a leader in Assisted Reproductive Technology in North India, is able to offer the most advanced fertility treatments from a team of clinical experts at much lower prices compared to many western countries, a reflection of the the low cost of living, manpower and general services in India.

Why is there an increasing need for fertility treatment? Medicover Fertility, a leader provider of fertility care with six state-of-the-art clinics in North India, looks into the global rise in infertility and corresponding requirement for IVF and other fertility solutions for both men and women.

Ground-breaking fertility breakthrough The researchers of Biomaternity, the well-known and esteemed fertility specialists in Athens, Greece, have identified a breakthrough in fertility treatment. According to the research findings, the good quality of oocytes taken from egg donors below 28 years of age could fix serious issues of sperm quality

In vitro fertilisation at Medicover Fertility in India In India, the desire to have a biological child is very strong, however there has been an alarming rise in the number of couples who are diagnosed as being infertile. Medicover Fertility discuss how IVF can help with the growing need for fertility treatment, not just in India, but all around the world.

New mother at 50. A miracle of our times! With modern advances in fertility treatment, it is becoming increasingly possible for women in their late 40s, or even early 50s, to achieve the dream of motherhood. Internationally acclaimed fertility specialist, Dr Thanos Paraschos, medical director of EmBIO Medical Center in Athens, explains.

Have a healthy baby iVF Riga believes that infertility should not be a prison sentence because modern medicine is developing rapidly. At iVF Riga, even serious genetic diseases are not an obstacle in the path to becoming parents of a healthy and happy baby.

Peri-implantitis: addressing the dental 'time bomb' Bucharest British Dental Place and their Clinical Director, Professor Ninian Peckitt, address the growing problem of peri-implantitis, a destructive inflammatory process that can lead to severe bone loss and loss of the dental implant, and look at how the condition can be prevented.

Breast augmentation: with or without breast lift? Breast augmentation surgery can either be performed as a stand-alone procedure or in combination with breast lift, but how is the most appropriate technique for each individual case determined? Dr Athanasios Christopoulos, Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Aesthetic Anaplasis in Athens discusses.

Ever considered 'dentourism'? 'Dentourism' - a situation where you could combine your medical treatment with all of the possible excitement and fun of a vacation.

Free infertility consultation at event Intersono IVF clinic is pleased to announce its participation at one of the largest international fertility events, the 6th China International Medical Tourism Fair, to be held in Shanghai, China on the 19th-21th of May 2017.

Transplants in India Transplantation over the past few decades has gradually become the accepted treatment for a number of conditions where organs like the kidneys, have irreversibly failed. Med Tour India 4 Health have the ability to send medical tourists to some of the finest hospitals in India for transplant surgery.

Considering dental implants? The decision to replace missing teeth with dental implants can be an excellent investment for your oral health and appearance. Dent Estet outline 6 reasons to choose dental implants.

Implantology and restorative dentistry in India Avance Dental Care in Chandigarh, India, an exclusive implant and restorative centre offering the most advanced treatments available, discusses the revolutionary Teeth-in-an-Hour technique.

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