The land of Ayurveda, the key to all major health problems, India is the ideal place for medical tour and health tour. Every year, a number of tourists come to India to heal themselves of most of the diseases in the most natural way.
India medical tourism, according to a recent study by CII, has shown tremendous potential in becoming a business of $2.3 billion by 2012. The following advantages that the tourists avail herein have made India a 'Global Health Destination'
Indian Medical services cost almost 30%lower than that of the other countries in South-East Asia and the western countries.
English, being the language of a major section of the populace of doctors, medical guides and staffs invites tourists from all over the globe.
Excellent in Cardiology and Cardiothoracic surgery, Indian hospitals provide facilities for cosmetic treatments, joint replacements, transplants, dental care, Orthopaedics, etc.
None of the Indian medical services is complete without gynecological examinations, spirometry, full body pathology, physical examinations, Chest X-ray, DXA bone densitometry, coronary risk markers, 12 lead ECG, high strength MRI, etc.
Technologically advanced equipments accompany the medical treatments and diagnosis.
The Indian doctors are experts in bone marrow transplantation, liver transplantation, orthopaedic surgeries, cardiac surgeries and more.
India stands supreme in the infertility treatments with a cost as less as 1/4th that of the other countries across the globe. Latest reproductive techniques such as IVF, ART (Assisted Reproductive Technology), etc. are the features that attract the tourists towards India for this treatment.
The same is favoured by the presence of the numerous Government hospitals and tertiary care institutions run by private bodies. These private institutions are accredited by Joint Commission International. Robust infrastructure with the latest technologically refined machines and the humane team that comprises of consultants and surgeons trained in the international level are the countable features of health care tour. In its infrastructure and technology, India stands no shorter than US, UK and Europe.