Published on : Thursday, March 22, 2018
Originally this press release was published by SBWire.
Today medical tourism is one of the most emerging sectors. Believed to be the direct effect of globalization of healthcare, medical tourism surely shows a powerful growth potential worldwide. Nevertheless, on the basis of FMI’s research, the medical tourism market is anticipated to concentrate within the growing economies of the world.
As developing nations are more and more going toward technological development and quality services in the medical and healthcare, the global market of medical tourism is hoped to see a robust growth over 2014-2020, predominantly in Asian countries.
Some of the top treatments for which people travel abroad are like cancer therapy, cardiovascular surgeries, orthopaedic treatments, dentistry, cosmetic surgeries, reproductive treatments, weight loss therapies, health screenings, and medical tests and scans. In extreme cases, ample number of patients also looks for second opinion from specialist doctors out of their countries.
As the population of U.K. prefers to travel overseas for avoiding long waits, the U.S. patients travel outside for accessing treatments at cheaper costs.
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