Why Turkey?

Why Turkey?

There are 42 Healthcare Organizations in our country which are accredited with JCI and under international standards. Primarily the private, public and university hospitals in Istanbul and Ankara are equipped with the state-of-the-art-technology. In many hospitals throughout Turkey health services with advanced technology are provided in oncological treatments, cardiovascular surgery, orthopaedics, neurosurgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, ophthalmology and dentistry. In these hospitals again Cyberknife, robotic surgery, MRI scans, bone marrow and organ transplantations can be performed. Within the structure of the Ministry of Health Directorate of Medical Tourism 7/24 hours translation services are provided in Arabic, English, German and Russian languages through 112 in emergency cases, 184 in case of complaint and in hospitals. All the doctors must have a professional liability insurance and in case of any medical error or malpractice the patient will immediately receive a compensation by the insurance. All our hospitals provide service in accordance with the national accreditation criteria and are inspected twice a year. Quality and cheap services are offered and advantages in comparison with many countries are as follows;

  • Hospitals and health institutions with most JCI Accreditations in the world
  • Shorter waiting periods for many medical procedures compared to Europe, United States and many countries
  • Presence of many well-educated doctors with foreign language knowledge in the health sector and accordingly the opportunity to get answers for all kinds of questions in mind about their treatments before and after medical tourist operations
  • Ranking among the first 10 countries which are regarded as medical tourism destinations in the world
  • The treatments with latest medical practices especially in Cardiovascular Surgery, Oncology, organ transplantation, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery, Ophthalmology and Dentistry are performed by the specialist doctors
  • With its high and consistent health standards Turkey is an EU Candidate Country.
  • With its perfect geographical location Turkey as an intersection between Europe and Asia has an easy access to every point in the world
  • Trustworthy treatment options and steady price norms
  • All accredited Turkish Institutions are equipped with infrastructures in world standards and of modern technology
  • Turkey is on the first rank in Europe with regard to thermal source and on the seventh rank in the world, there are 190 thermal springs in 46 cities
  • Besides local producers, there are the regional offices and production plants of the major pharmaceutical companies like Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson and Johnson, Sanofi-Aventis, Merck, Novartis, Roche, Astra Zeneca