Turkey leading the way
Turkey is among the top 10 in health sector in the world with its health infrastructure and quality of tourism potential as a medical tourism destination. Medical tourism in Turkey renowned for its thermal resources, is a country meeting the demands of tourists and offers the best quality of accommodation in five-star hotels. The country is centrally located in Europe and Middle East, provides services with 57 countries, serving 1 million people. In addition, it has visa free access from more than 70 countries, which has Turkish Airlines having flights –to 120 countries, 299 cities, 302 airports- as well as national ones with its brand. These features make Turkey one of the ideal health tourism attractions in the region.
Why choose Turkey?
Due to high level of qualified human resources, especially in medical staff, as well as geographical location, seasonal advantages, quality of health service provision, world- class technological and medical equipment, up to 60% favorable price advantage compared to Europe. Turkey is the first place in the top thermal resources concerning rapidly growing elderly population as well as youth population of the world along with traditional Turkish hospitality. Which make the shining star in the world. Because of these, there is no obstacle preventing it from becoming one of the tourist centers. There are three great advantages of medical tourism; reasonable price, instant access to high quality care and treatment in the world standards. The biggest benefit offered by Turkey is saving of money. Many procedures are 50% to 70% less costly than the same treatment in the EU.
Turkey as a medical destination
The main reasons for choosing Turkey as a medical destination are;
JCI-accredited medical hospitals and well-equipped hospitals. High quality of health services. Competitive prices. Hospitality and culture. Geographical location. Traditional, natural, historical, touristic attractions.