April 23, 2017

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SPOTLIGHT: Lee Eisenberg, M.D., M.P.H., FACS

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About Dr. Eisenberg Dr. Lee Eisenberg graduated from Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, in 1971. He completed his residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco, in 1977. He is Board Certified in Otolaryngology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) and the […]

Joint Commission Offers New Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement

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The Joint Commission is offering a new Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement for Joint Commission-accredited hospitals, critical access hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers seeking to elevate the quality, consistency and safety of their services and patient care. The advanced certification program addresses transitions of care for patients undergoing total hip and […]

U.S. Will Remain Hernia Repair Market Leader by 2021 Thanks to Higher Treatment Rates, Says GlobalData

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U.S. set to hold on to its domination of hernia repair market through to 2021, as treatment rates in the country continue to rise However, various smaller markets, such as Brazil, will expand more rapidly than the U.S. during the forecast period, says analyst Although there will be substantial changes across the global hernia repair […]

Novaseek Research and Massachusetts Hospital Association (MHA) Partner to Help Hospitals and Patients Contribute to Biomedical Research

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Novaseekresearch.com – Massachusetts Hospital Association (MHA) and Novaseek Research today announced a novel collaboration that will enable Massachusetts-based hospitals and patients to contribute broadly to the advancement of biomedical research. Through this collaboration, MHA member hospitals will leverage Novaseek’s state-of-the art platform to provide researchers in industry and academia with biospecimens and associated clinical data […]

This Week in Medical Travel Today…

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  Dear Colleagues: Medical Travel Today has previously reviewed Aruba’s healthcare system and has chosen this week to interview, Leonid Kozlov, an international ballet dancer who has decided on Aruba as his retirement destination. As a word traveler, Kozlov notes the desirable healthcare benefits that Aruba’s location has to offer vacationers, medical travelers, and individuals […]

LEONID KOZLOV

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  LEONID KOZLOV www.leonidkozlov.com Note from the Editor: Leonid Kozlov may not be a medical travel business leader, but he is an internationally prominent ballet dancer who travels the world, has lived in both Russia and the United States, and selected the island of Aruba for his retirement. He and his wife Adriana provided this interview from […]

News in Review

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2014 Report to Chart Expansion of Medical Tourism Segment Ameinfo.com — Dubai’s plans to introduce new regulations governing healthcare and roll out a compulsory insurance scheme are expected to boost investment across the sector by producing significant partnership opportunities, the d irector g eneral of the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) Essa Al Haj Al Maidoor […]

The Faith of My Conviction: Integrating Medical Tourism into Workers’ Compensation is Possible — and not a Pipe Dream

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Richard Krasner by Richard Krasner About Richard Krasner Richard Krasner has worked in the Insurance and Risk Management industry for more than 30 years in New York, Florida and Texas in the Claims and Risk Management spheres, primarily in Workers’ Compensation Claims, Auto No-Fault and Property & Casualty Claims Administration and Claims Management. In addition, […]

Malaysia a Top Venue for Infertility Treatment

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by Priscilla PrasenaThe success rate is 60 percent, contributing significantly to the country’s reputation as a destination for medical tourists. (freemalaysia.com)— Malaysia’s high success rate in treating infertility is a major factor in making the country one of the world’s top destinations for medical tourists, according to the Malaysia Healthcare and Travel Council (MHTC). “Our […]

Top Travel Destinations for Medical Tourism

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by Jordan Robertson Sand, Sun and Surgery (mobile.bloomberg.com)—Summer’s finally here, which means hordes of travelers are packing planes in search of fun and sun. But many others are instead grabbing their passports to get some medical care. About seven million people travel abroad each year seeking everything from dental work to weight-loss surgery to cancer […]

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