Turkey made huge investments and developments in medical and medical tourism sector over the past years. Ministry of Health pioneered numerous of reform. Also, the quality and the productivity of the medical system have been upgraded. With modern hospitals, educated human force, professional doctors, enhanced technological infrastructure, geographical position and experience Turkey provides medical services with European standards.
Well known accreditation commissions accredited most of the private hospitals. JCI ( Joint Commissions International) accredited 37 hospitals, 3 labs, 1 transportation vehicle and 1 stand up medical center, a total of 42 medical facilities Turkey is 2nd globally. Also, Turkey is a unique medical tourism destination. Its geographical position, medical facilities, well educated medical staff, thermal springs and natural beauties present unique options.
Both with cultural, historical riches and high level of medical profession our country is in top 10 favorite countries globally. In the year 2011, our country had 33 million unique visitors with touristic purposes. Furthermore with its medical facilities that provide advantageous price options stands out in the medical tourism sector. A limited number of medical tourism agency can fulfill the high quality and standard policy of the government. Consequently, those agencies are going to play a crucial role in providing patients that choose Turkey for medical tourism.