Travel experts point to the hospitality industry, which took a significant step toward positioning the island as a prime destination for health and wellness travel when the @caribehilton1 and @thecondadoplaza were certified as a WellHotel after completing an intensive training and evaluation program offered through the Medical Tourism Association and the Puerto Rico Medical Tourism Corporation.
More people are heading abroad for surgery, in order to save money. But there is so much for you to consider, before doing so. Can you say location, location, location? And that’s just for starters. Francisco Bonet of the Puerto Rico Medical Tourism Corporation and Orthopedic Surgeon -- Dr. Yamil Rivera, join us with some insight, to help you decide. How high are health standards in other countries? Will there be a communication barrier? How about the exchange of money?
Medical Tourism has also gained a stronghold on the fertile land of this beautiful island, Puerto Rico. The comparatively lower prices and good medical care at outstanding facilities draw in the medical tourists from across the globe. Medical procedures like Cosmetic surgery, Dentistry and rehabilitative therapies are the main services offered under Medical Tourism in Puerto Rico.