Turkey ranks among the one of the top 10 medical tourism destinations in the world. In 2017, Turkey hosted 700,000 visitors for medical tourism. Turkey has 50 medical facilities accredited by the Joint Commission International which are equipped with state of the art medical equipment and staffed with highly qualified western trained doctors. Turkey is second in the world with the number of accredited health institutions with 50 JCI accredited hospitals.
Three major advantages of medical tourism in Turkey are affordable price, high quality of care and immediate access to world-class treatment. The major benefit offered by Turkey is significant savings compared to other countries. Many procedures cost 50% to 70% less than the same treatment in EU.
Turkey is in a central location, only 2-3 hours from major cities in Europe and the Middle East. Turkey has visa-free access to more than 70 countries. Turkish Airlines is one of the biggest airline in the world, flying over 100 countries and 200 international destinations. Widespread flight network of Turkish Airlines enables to patients from all around the world very easy and economic transportation.
Turkey is one of the most visited holiday destinations in the world and now also one of the top destinations for medical tourists. Turkey’s private hospitals offer the most advanced medical treatments and technology available in the world today. Besides being technologically advanced medical infrastructure,Turkey is a leading healthcare tourism destination with many advantages.
The main reasons for choosing Turkey as a medical destination are ;
- JCI-accredited medical hospitals and well-equipped hospitals
- High quality of health services
- Competitive prices
- Hospitality and culture
- Geographical location
- Traditional, natural, historical, touristic attractions.
My Health Turkey has decades of experience and knowledge in the health sector and has been involved and connected with the Turkey’s leading hospitals.Our partnership with Turkey’s leading hospitals and globally known doctors enables us to provide our patients with coordinated multi-disciplinary care, high quality clinical outcomes, access to leading edge technology and clinical trials, cost-efficient care, outstanding patient experience, research and innovation and a holistic approach to patient care.