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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Polish dentists make the tourist world go round For some time now, it has no longer been Cracow’s famous castle of Wawel that mostly attracted foreign tourists to visit Poland, but, strangely enough, teeth.

Looking younger with Ocean Clinic’s signature PAVE Facelift Considering a facelift? Ocean Clinic Marbella is the proud home to one of the most innovative techniques - the Pave Facelift, pioneered by Head Surgeon Dr. Kaye.

How facial feminisation surgery can help With an increasing interest in feminisation surgery, triggered by the high profile gender transition of Caitlyn Jenner, cosmetic and plastic surgery specialist, Ocean Clinic Marbella explore how facial feminisation surgery can help transgender patients show their true face.

How to get rid of Osteoarthritis in France Osteoarthritis is a real disease of a great number of athletes and elderly persons. Osteoarthritis is a degeneration of the joint cartilage covering the bone extremities.

Breast augmentation advice from Clinic Beaucare A large number of women aspire to having bigger and/or firmer breasts. There may be a number of reasons behind this. As every woman has a different view of her body, the idea of the "right" breast size is a very subjective one and such evaluations are highly personal.

Why having cosmetic surgery in Spain can be a smart move The strength of the pound against the euro means cosmetic surgery in Spain represents better value than ever for UK patients. Cosmetic surgery specialists, Ocean Clinic Marbella, looks at the reasons why Spain is the ideal destination to be considered for cosmetic treatments.

What you need to know before having Botox injections in Spain Across Spain, and in Marbella, you will find many beauty salons and hairdressers offering Botox injections, many of them advertising what appear to be very attractive prices. Ocean Clinic Marbella look at what risks you take by choosing to have your procedure outside of a medical setting.

Cross-border reproductive care in Europe A significant number of couples are travelling abroad for fertility treatment each year. Although the actual figure is unknown, the couples travel to obtain fertility treatments available in other countries.

What are blastocysts and what is their importance? If you are interested in blastocyst embryio transfer, this article will be of great use. Written by ProcreaTec, an infertility clinic in Spain, this article outlines blastocyst embryio transfer and its importance to fertility treatment

Dental Facings: Veneers or Lumineers Facings (or veneers or lumineers) are thin porcelain shields that are bonded to the teeth. It is a delicate technique that demands considerable skill and expertise from the cosmetic dentist and dental technician to achieve a beautiful, natural-looking result.

Blood Plasma (PRP) Cosmetic surgery Prevent hair loss with your own blood. Our blood plasma (PRP) contains active growth factors which can promote hair growth!

Spain, a major player in egg donation There are many reasons that why Spain has become a major player in the global world of fertility – including a positive legal environment, high quality medical care and state of the art research

Triple your chances of having a baby A new technique which dramatically increases the chances of getting pregnant with IVF is now available in Spain. IVF Alicante is the first clinic in the country to implement Eeva (Early Embryo Viability Assessment) which being hailed as the future of reproductive technology.

Achieve a younger look with eyelid correction surgery Łukasz Ulatowski, plastic surgery specialist at LUX MED Hospital provides detailed information about eyelid correction surgery including what planning is needed beforehand, what to expect during the procedure and the aftercare required.

Interview with FIV Marbella embryologist, Enrique Criado Enrique Criado - Born in 1978 graduated from the University of Jaén in 2004 and became a specialist in human reproduction in Vistahermosa Clinic in collaboration with the University Alfonso X the Wise in 2006.....

Is traveling abroad from the UK for dental treatment too costly & time consuming? Robin McGuire discusses the cost of travelling abroad from the UK for dental treatment.

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