Benefits of Plastic Surgery in Malaysia


Benefits of Plastic Surgery in Malaysia

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Benefits of Plastic Surgery in Malaysia – Health – Plastic Surgery

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Medical tourism as it is popularly known does not mean that it is some loose tourism and some healthcare screening tests or some easy to go wellness package. As name, medical tourism suggests it is sort of medical evacuation for some urgent medical illness, which needs to provide some relief by some medical procedure at some overseas destination. Some people have named it as medic travel, global healthcare or even health tourism.It all started with people going overseas and finding exceptionally low costs of surgical procedures and most of the people when for screening and plastic and cosmetic surgery procedures. But now medical tourism has evolved beyond it and patients and tourists are finding help for complex procedures like cancer and neurosurgery. Medical tourism is also becoming famous due to finding top class doctors in their fields of specialization at destination over seas. Thus providing a chance for a patient to be treated by a specialist in his field which some times is hard to find in their native country. Also the scheduling of the appointments is give priority at destinations of medical tourism which is not the case in their native country due to high number of such cases and long waiting lists for surgeries.The medical tourism, part as plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery procedures been very attractive due to many insurances did not provide coverage to procedures done under the name of cosmetic surgery and some times being done for the preferences of patients in order to get prettier and more nice looking insurance companies never agreed to foot the bills of these high cost procedures in western world. This led to tourists and patients seek help overseas to find doctors and hospitals providing these procedures. They started coming to perform these procedure sand with these plastic and cosmetic surgical procedures they took some tourism packages thus resulting in called as medical tourism.Plastic surgery in Malaysia is certainly evolved around this very typical story line of medical tourism. Though medical tourism in Malaysia is not just plastic and cosmetic surgery procedures but a lot of them are patients from neighboring countries to Malaysia. A big number of patients come from Indonesia due to better healthcare services in Malaysia. But medical tourism patients for cosmetic and plastic surgery come form Europe and America. The city called Penang is famous for its plastic surgeons and director of one hospital who is basically from USA told an audience in medical tourism first world congress at San Francisco that half of the US patients who take medical tourism packages at their hospital are wives and relatives of doctors in USA And most of these patients seek some plastic and cosmetic procedure like face lift, abdominoplasty, liposuction, nose job etc.Procedures in Plastic and cosmetic surgery in Malaysia are famous as the surgeons in Malaysia has always been popular over seas. The plastic surgeons like Dr Somasundaram Sathapan offer breast augmentation, face lift, eye brow lift, abdominoplasty or tummy tuck, are few of the top procedures performed. The over all costs of procedures in Malaysia are half or even less than that of US and European countries. This cost comparison is not just the cost of procedure but it includes the air fare, accommodation and meals with some basic travel and tour costs. These packages are designed to provide earliest appointments and bookings for surgeries if dates are not booked before. This is why destination Malaysia as an exclusive plastic surgery medical tourism hub is gaining world recognition. Malaysia offers fist world hospitals for these procedures at second world costs of procedures. Most of the cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures patients at destination Malaysia are from UK, New Zealand and Australia. Wellness Visit at http://www.wellnessvisit.com is eagerly awaiting to welcome these tourists from all over the world.

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