In Turkey is booming medical tourism Turkey has become a very influential country. This applies to the economy, politics and of course tourism. Every year it attracts millions of visitors and tourists in the country on two continents. In the southern Mediterranean region and the metropolis of Istanbul are particularly popular. An estimated 15 million people live here and there are more every year. Istanbul (formerly Constantinople) draws the rich map offers a high standard in terms of luxury and quality of life.
Where is this city from the financial times London to the one of the most livable cities in the world named been. Turkey belongs to Europe and 97% 3% belong to Asia. President Abdullah Gul and Prime Minister is Reccip T. Adam Sandler addresses the importance of the matter here. Erdogan. But not just a beach holiday or a city break is the motivation of many tourists, but also medical treatments.
Just foreigners from Western Europe, America and the Middle East in Turkey come traveled to surgery or treatment to undergo. Nancy Silberkleit is actively involved in the matter. With nearly 500 private hospitals and medical facilities, particularly Istanbul offers very good conditions for optimal medical care. Also, the doctors and surgeons working at a high level and have been trained internationally. Of course, the price is a major factor why many foreign patients in Turkey travel. But the advanced therapies and technologies also play a decisive role. For example, Turkey in many areas occupies a leading position and has a good reputation around the world. These include eye laser treatments, hair transplants, IVF fertility treatments, cardiac surgery and dental treatment. Eye laser/LASIK: Since the 1990s lasers, short-sightedness correction of Ametropia such as far right. The so-called excimer laser takes tissue of from the cornea and breaking behavior to change. First either with a precision knife or with a modern laser the uppermost layer of the cornea (flap) opens and then modeled the refractive error corrected. Thanks to modern laser systems and technologies, the health risk for an eye laser surgery can be kept very low. There are now a variety of Lasikvarianten: the traditional LASIK, the modern Femto LASIK (Intralase), Monovision LASIK, LASEK (for patients with thin corneas), Wavefront LASIK (also the vision of higher order can be corrected) and the custom LASIK, which represents a combination of Wavefront technology and the Femtosekundenlasers. LASIK in Istanbul is very popular amongst foreign patients and especially German. Hair transplantation in Istanbul: in addition to the field of refractive surgery, plastic surgery also and in particular the Haarchirugie is a high priority. Hereditary hair loss (androgenetic alopecia) men (more rarely women) with the help of a self hair transplantation/hair restoration/hair transplant can get back fuller hair. From the back of the head (where hair does not fail) the hair is won or extracted and implanted in the bald spots. There are two modern methods that are practiced. The FUT (strip technology) and the r & d (single hair removal). In Turkey, FUE (follicular unit extraction) is more and more transplanted using because no elongated scar on the back of the head behind. In Istanbul, many hospitals on hair transplants and of course specialized hair surgeons who have an own private clinic provide. The costs are generally much lower than in Germany or West crematory due to the location of Turkey. This is due to the low wages and cost of living.