Transcript of "Thailand Medical Tourism_Neurology (brain)"
Summary <ul><li>N europathology-specializ ed h ospitals in T hailand offer a multidisciplinary approach to the diagnosis and treatment of malignant and benign brain tumors, as well as non-tumorous lesions. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>Photo provided by Praram 9 Hospital
<ul><li>Thailand features internationally accredited medical facilities </li></ul><ul><li>Thailand was the first country in Asia to achieve JCI accreditation in 2002, and 13 hospitals are now accredited. </li></ul><ul><li>Many Thai hospitals use Hospital Accreditation (HA), a four-stage process that combines self-assessment and peer assessment to judge performance levels against established standards and identify methods of improvement. </li></ul>Why Thailand?
<ul><li>The hospitals which specialize have extensive experience in treating brain tumors and providing a c omprehensive management plan for patients at all stages of their illness. </li></ul>Why Thailand? <ul><li>Thailand’s medical professionals are highly qualified </li></ul>Many Thai doctors and surgeons practicing today have won awards for their work and endeavors and more than 500 doctors practicing in Thai hospitals are American Board Certified. Photo provided by Bumrungrad International Hospital
<ul><li>Cost saving </li></ul><ul><li>The cost of medical treatments in Thailand is significantly lower compared to identical treatments in the developed world. In fact, treatments in Thailand are typically far less expensive than elsewhere in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>No waiting lists </li></ul><ul><li>Appointments for treatment can be arranged. There are enough qualified surgeons that there is little, if any, waiting for scheduling even the most complex and invasive procedures </li></ul>Why Thailand?
<ul><li>Thailand’s medical technology is state-of-the-art </li></ul>Why Thailand? Photo provided by Bumrungrad International Hospital All of Thailand’s leading hospitals feature state-of-the-art technology that helps them provide the highest degree of medical treatment and service.
<ul><li>Thailand offers excellent service </li></ul><ul><li>Each hospital hosts patients in total comfort with expert nursing and care, which can include neurological evaluation, MRI scans, pathology review and face-to-face discussions with neuro-oncologists to develop treatment plans. </li></ul><ul><li>Physicians in Thailand develop a management system to help the patient cope with the health risks involved. </li></ul>Why Thailand? Photos provided by Bangkok Hospital Medical Center