February 9th, 2011 11:11 EST
Thailand, Plastic Surgery Capital of the World
The Kingdom of Thailand ranks high among the list of favorite destinations in Asia. Thailand has a lot to offer, from fascinating culture and history, exotic wildlife and pristine natural resources, delicious culinary traditions, Thai massage therapy to endless shopping possibilities. There is another aspect to this holiday vacation paradise that makes it an increasingly popular destination by other countries. Thailand offers medical travel holidays for those who are looking for quality but cheap medical services.
Thailand is known as the plastic surgery capital of the world. Since the government has been aggressively promoting the country as a premier destination for plastic cosmetic surgery and other medical services, standards are set up to ensure that quality of service is not compromised. Along with quality service, hospitals and clinics in Thailand offer lower costs and faster waiting times.
If you are interested in any of the services, you can start your research by going online. A lot of medical tourism websites provide a guide to help potential clients in their search for the right service and cosmetic surgeon. As such, when looking at a specific plastic surgery guide, take note of these essential components. Does it provide sufficient information to help me in my decision? If not, move on to the next information resource and compare.
A typical online plastic surgery guide has information about the hospitals and clinics in Thailand that offers plastic surgery. The range of services, facilities, and price list may also be included. For potential clients to see the extent of the procedure, before and after pictures are also posted. Some of the websites provide a step-by-step guide which includes an online booking form and questionnaire as well as links to hotel and flight booking information.
Finding the right plastic surgeon for your procedure also entails knowing the available medical services and list of medical professionals. Most of the medical professionals working in the plastic surgery industry in Thailand are credentialed and have received their education and training from the United States. So finding an accredited plastic surgeon wouldn`t be a problem.
Thailand is the only place where you can have a procedure done and enjoy your holiday after. If you are set on having a specific procedure done, visit any of the websites on medical tourism and plastic surgery for more information.
By Caroline Simon
In With the Inny
If you want to get a jump-start on the hottest new trend in cosmetic surgery before it becomes "so last season," then listen up