DENTAL TOURISM IN INDIA India- A Hub for Dental Tourism
TOPICINTRODUCTIONWHY INDIA IS A HUB FOR DENTALTOURISM?ADVANTAGES OF CHOOSING INDIAFOR DENTAL TOURISMCONCLUSION
INTRODUCTIONo India is seen as a perfect destination for medical tourism. It combines health treatments with travel. India is full of the alluring and awe- inspiring places for travellers to explore.o Dental Tourism in India enables international patients to save on dental treatments while exploring India!o Dental Implants India are big with foreign tourists as they are far less expensive here.o Dental tourism forms 10 percent of the total Indian medical tourism which is projected to grow at 30 percent by 2015
WHY INDIA IS A HUB FOR DENTAL TOURISM?o India offers dental treatments of the highest standards, with top technology and modern facilitieso The country is home to many international dental clinics, most of which have served tourists from the US, the UK and other European countries for more than 20 yearso India is already famed for its yoga and meditation, and now it is catering to tourists’ smiles!o The most sought after dental treatments include root canals, veneers, fillings, crowns, dental implants and tooth whitening, all of which much less in India than they do in the US
ADVANTAGESo Affordable dental treatments: Dental treatments in India are affordable and quality is on-par with international treatments. There are over 1,00,000 dentists nationwide, with nearly 20,000 dentists in the metro cities and over 10,000 dental specialists!o Dental Specialists: It includes orthodontists, peridontists, endodontists, prosthodontists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, pedodontists and implantologists.
o Insurance plans in India cover treatments that are not covered in insurance packages outside of India : Dental care treatment is generally not reimbursed by the National Health Schemes in many countries and hence often not affordable for average citizens.o English speaking doctors/ dentists The doctors and the staff in India are well versed in English and can communicate effectively with the globe-trotting clientele. Indian nurses and the highly skilled dental experts are receiving international exposure which teaches them great interpersonal and communication skills.
o Large Indian Diaspora living outside India choose to come here for treatments Non-residential Indians (NRI) or People of Indian Origin prefer treatment in their home country, especially since they visit often enough to meet the dentist during their visits. They play a significant role in returning to India for both regular and cosmetic dental procedures.
o Travelers combine alternative health care with dental treatments: The health care industry in India has undergone an amazing transformation and many tourists combine holistic therapy with dental treatments to make complete use of their vacation.o Relaxation Centers: There are countless health spas, relaxation and meditation centers that offer therapeutic healing of the body, mind and soul, to relax, rejuvenate and replenish!
o Excellent connectivity via air, road and railways: Over the past decade, public infrastructure like the roadways, railways and airways has been enhanced and upgraded, which has led to a boom in the inter-state and international transport.o Key hubs for dental clinics include: Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Kerala and Goa. Clinics here offer trained dental experts, latest dental technology and world-class facilities.
o No waiting period One of the main reasons people choose dental insurances (especially outside their own country) is to cover from any risk to dental health. There is virtually zero waiting time involved in India, whereas the waiting period in many countries is so long that it can stymie most tolerant people.o Stable and favorable political environment favors tourists to visit India : A stable government, favorable political environment and a conducive visa regime all contribute to this growth. The government has made sure there is a standardized education in dental institutions and this results in curbing inferior quacks and creating
CONCLUSIONA growing number of tourists are flocking in large numbers because ofthe superlative dental care, equipments and facilities that Indiaoffers. India sure is the hub for Dental Tourism!
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