map-of-turkeyTurkey has placed itself among top 10 destinations for medical tourism. Turkey has gone through rapid change in healthcare sector due to which standards of heath care services are brought up to international standards.

Turkey has largest number of JCI accredited hospitals in the world. There are shorter waiting times for treatment as compared to other European countries and its major specialities include dental treatment, cosmetic surgery, orthopaedics, otolaryngology (ENT), cardiovascular surgery, and neurosurgery. High standards of technology and quality provided by English speaking doctors provide moral support to patients and provide them with everything whenever patients need it.

The geographical advantage and being a member of European Union makes travel to Turkey easy and convenient as country lies between Asia and Europe. It does not take much time to reach Turkey from its neighbouring countries and it takes around 9 hours to reach from New York. Turkey is considered a paradise for traveller as there is blend of western and eastern culture which history enthusiastic admires and there are beaches, wildlife and rich landscape in countryside which tourists can explore.

Turkey Govt has started a service of e-visa which is valid for tourism and commerce purpose only for however nationals of Spain, Italy, Germany, France among others are exempted from visa whereas those don’t qualify for visa exemption they must obtain visa.

It is strongly recommended to contact the embassy or expert regarding visa requirements before travelling for medical assistance.