Why Consider Italy?
Over the years, Italy has become one of the most sought after places among medical tourists for surgery procedures. Ranked among the top 10 countries in the world for its healthcare system by World Health Organization (WHO) in 2000, Italy has quickly established a strong international reputation for its highly-successful medical procedures and modern treatments.
According to the 2014 report published by MTI which measures a country for its medical travel attractiveness, Italy was ranked 6th following Canada, Singapore, Israel, the UK and Costa Rica. The study showed that Italy is rapidly gaining appeal for medical tourism and becoming one of the preferred destinations for medical treatments like cosmetic surgery, cancer treatment and cosmetic dentistry to name a few.
In Italy, Rome is the most popular medical tourist destination. Statistics show a staggering 40 percent increase in the number of medical procedures performed in the city.
Fact: did you know that Italy has the highest-ratio of doctors/capita across the globe?