Asian Medical Tourism growing at double-digit rate.

According to a report entitled “Asian Medical Tourism Analysis (2008-2012)”, the Asian medical tourism industry is currently growing at a double-digit growth rate.

Thailand medical sector braces for Asean integration

Thailand was one of the first countries to recognise the potential of medial tourism. The country built up a number of highly successful operators, including Bangkok Dusit, and Bumrumgrad, the market leader.

China may grow to be new medical tourist destination

Just as India and Thailand have attracted thousands of people from overseas who pay for major treatments including cosmetic surgery and organ transplants, so the China, with its competitive labour rates that translate into keenly priced fees, might be able to draw in larger numbers.

Medical tourism to reach USD 100 billion in 2012

15 per cent of medical tourist seek faster medical services while only 9 per cent of travelers seek lower costs as their primary consideration.

Bumrungrad Hospital and Patients Beyond Borders unveil partnership

Located in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand, Bumrungrad Hospital is an award-winning healthcare campus boasts many of Thailand’s top doctors

Thailand Medical Tourism Promotion goes online will essentially provide information relating to surgical procedures, health service providers, packages and promotions, destinations, and up to date articles and news.

Thailand’s medical tourism sector faces challenge from other countries

Political instability and sharp gains in the baht are having a profound effect on the medical tourism industry, turning regional competitors into a major challenge, say international experts.

Can Medical Tourism Survive the Economy ?

Medical tourism–foreigners traveling to India or Thailand for procedures that would cost…