Medical Tourism in Kerala

Kerala Medical tourism can be described as a healthy holiday in Kerala. Medical tourism in Kerala helping you make the right choice in treatment which can be combined with Kerala travel and tour. Kerala tourism initiated to promote medical tourism by introducing medical visa to those who want to be in Kerala for Medical treatment.

Medical Tourism in Kerala is a combination of wellness and healthcare coupled with leisure and relaxation which is aimed at rejuvenating a person mentally and physically, drawing away from his daily routine to a relaxed environment in exotic locations of Kerala.

Why Choose Kerala for Your Medical Treatment?

Kerala is growing as a preferred health destination where visitors from around the world seeking medical and dental treatment. Kerala offers high standards of treatment compared to its counterparts and excellent location to consider for affordable treatment. Kerala Medical tourism networks the services of the best hospitals and tour operators in Kerala, helping you plan your complete treatment and holiday in Kerala.

Kerala has become one of the cheapest medical tourism destinations, offering world class medical facilities and best qualified doctors. The cost of treatment in Kerala can be one-tenth of what it is in the United States or Western Europe, and sometimes even less.

In recent years Kerala hospitals invested heavily in infrastructure to make it globally competitive, particularly eyeing Indian elite class and foreign patients. English is widely spoken with clear accent and understood in Kerala. Kerala is a hub for various alternative medicines like Ayurveda, Sidha, Unanai and Homeopathy.

Along with the aggressive support from the State Government, Kerala has the best qualified professionals in each field and for this reason it has become leader in Dental, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Dialysis and Kidney transplant treatments etc. A patient visiting Kerala can expect dual benefit of getting world class treatment and at the same time enjoy most famous tourist destinations.

Some of the major players in Medical Tourism industry in Kerala are Lakeshore Hospital, Medical Trust Hospital, Jubilee Hospital, Amrita Hospital and many more. They provide modern treatment backed by cutting edge medical expertise in cardiology, neurology, spine and joint replacements, cosmetic reconstructive surgery, cancer, reproductive and pediatric specialties.

Kerala benefits from specialists of a particularly high quality, cheaper prices than many other countries, and the attraction of next-day appointments as opposed to lengthy waiting lists.

Kerala Medical Tourism Packages

A typical medical tourism package includes various services that come in competent prices. The medical history of the patient is emailed and discussed, the patient is received at the airport, he is escorted to the hospital for treatment, and following discharge, is offered a recuperative holiday at a resort after which a post treatment check up is ensured before final departure. This is an all inclusive package for the patient and the accompanying person.

The demand for medical treatment and surgery in Kerala is increasing especially in the Gulf and Europe. The Non Resident Indians, who prefer treatment in their home country, are playing a significant role in this regard.

Several MNCs offer medical treatment options to employees and families at cost effective rates. What with soaring health care costs and long waits for medical procedures in the West, it is becoming increasingly difficult to find quality, affordable treatment there.

Short term health care facilities can be obtained at any of the tourist destinations in Kerala, such as those found in Kovalam, Varkala or Cochin.

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