April 27, 2017

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Part One: ‘Choosing the Good Hospital’

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Helping medical tourists make informed decisions by Sharon Kleefield Introduction This chapter focuses on the number one issue of concern for medical tourism: quality, safety and potential harm for patients who travel abroad for treatment. While medical tourists seek shorter waiting times and lower costs abroad, we have limited knowledge about the factors that determine […]

5 Key Reasons Thailand Continues to Dominate as a Destination for Plastic Surgery

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PlacidWay.com-Thailand is not just a gorgeous getaway, but is quickly turning into one of the favorite destinations for plastic surgery. The country is experiencing an enormous increase in footfalls from the USA, South East Asia, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and the Middle East and they are no ordinary tourists. So, what is the deal here? […]

Sherene Azli, chief executive officer, Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council

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About Sherene Azli Sherene Azli spearheads the Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC), an agency under the Ministry of Health Malaysia as its Chief Executive Officer. She has been entrusted with the task of leading the agency in its mission to coordinate and facilitate the development of healthcare travel within the country, to promote global awareness […]

10 Questions You Should Ask your Doctor when Considering Traveling Abroad

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Placidway.com-The world is a smaller place now, especially because some of the most expensive treatments in the USA, Canada, or Europe are now available at a fraction of the actual cost in specific countries across the world. As a result, more and more people are traveling to a foreign country to benefit from “low cost […]

About ClinicHunter.com – A New Leader in the Medical Travel Market

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  ClinicHunter.com is a new leader in medical tourism market. Our portal offers a database of more than 10,000 clinics in different medical fields like dentistry, plastic surgery, hair transplant, eye surgery and more, stationed around the world. With an advanced search engine and filters, Clinic Hunter helps foreign patients to find the right clinic and […]

SPOTLIGHT: Canip Erim, Managing Partner, MedicAbroad

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  Website: http://www.medicabroad.com/ Intro Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_NM_9KNuBuw About Canip Erim Canip Erim is the Managing Partner and Co-Founder of MedicAbroad. Along with his partner and co-founder Mr. Vahap Subasi, he oversees the company’s operations and drives strategic vision for MedicAbroad. He exclusively focuses on MedicAbroad’s marketing strategy and building its brand, along with creating medical package […]

China Deals with Increase in IVF Demand after One-Family One-Child Policy Was Removed

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  Placidway.com- Back in 1949, shortly after the People’s Republic of China was established, the government encouraged Chinese families to have children and create manpower. Therefore, China’s population doubled in the following years, but a problem arose: the country’s food supply was strained. Between 1959 and 1961, the Great Chinese Famine killed an estimated 15 […]

Dental Services – Top 3 Market Drivers and Forecasts, Reports Technavio

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  Technavio analysts forecast the global dental services market to grow at a CAGR of almost 14% during the forecast period, according to their latest report. The research study covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global dental services market for 2016-2020. The report provides a detailed description of the vendor landscape for top vendors in the market. In […]

SPOTLIGHT: Y. Alicia Hong, Ph.D. associate professor, Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health

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  Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences 212 Adriance Lab Rd. 1266 TAMU College Station, TX 77843-1266 979-436-9343 yhong@sph.tamhsc.edu   Medical Travel Today (MTT): Give us some details about your professional background. Y. Alicia Hong (YAH): I’m currently an associate professor at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health. I conduct research […]

Amy Nguyen Howell, MD, chief medical officer, CAPG

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  anguyen@capg.org Physician Groups Nationwide Benefit from CAPG October Symposium, “How to Thrive in Risk-Based Coordinated Care” October 27, 2016, Chicago, IL: Register here http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20160921005910/en About Amy Nguyen Howell, MD Dr. Howell is a board-certified family practice physician. She is a family physician at Playa Vista Medical Center, and previously served as chief medical officer […]

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