India is a growing destination for Medical tourism, and people from all over the globe are looking to visit India for their medical needs, not due to cheap healthcare but for quality healthcare at an affordable cost in India. India’s medical history spans thousands of years through Ayurvedic and alternate medicine forms. The high-end healthcare system in India is as good as the best in the world. India maintains not only a robust accreditation system but also a large number of accredited facilities (about 275 such facilities that match any global infrastructure). India has a good number (22) of JCI (Joint Commission International) accredited hospitals and compares well with other countries in Asia.
India is an international medical travel destination for patients seeking world class treatment. Indian hospitals with world-class facilities, skilled doctors, medical personnel and paramedics, Greater understanding between patients and healthcare personnel, Quality of care during and even after the treatment, the warmth and hospitality of Indian culture, reduced length of hospital stay, competitive reasonable price is what attracts people choosing India as a Healthcare and Medical Tourism destination.
Chennai, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Delhi NCR, Kerala, Kolkata, Chandigarh, Bangalore, Ahmadabad are the most favored medical tourism destinations in India, for the people all over the World. These set of approved hospitals in India can provide care at par or above global standards.
The most popular treatments sought in India by medical tourists are alternative Medicine, Bone-marrow transplant, Cardiac bypass, Eye surgery, Hip and knee replacement, Vascular Surgery, Allergy, Dermatology, Cosmetic Surgery, Diabetes Endocrinology, Obstetrics Gynecology and Dental treatment. All recognized hospitals have invested a lot in supportive technology and operative techniques. Complicated heart surgeries, cancer care and surgeries, neuro and even general surgeries require high-end technology to continually better outcomes, minimize complications, enable faster recovery and reduce length of hospital stay. The recent advancements in robotic surgeries, radiation surgery or radio therapies with cyber knife stereotactic options, IMRT / IGRT, transplant support systems, advanced neuro and spinal options are all available in India.