FAQ

WHY IS TURKEY A GOOD DESTINATION FOR HEALTH TOURISM?

There is a very good reason as to why patients travel for higher quality of healthcare. Turkeys’ health services are: affordable, readily available, diverse, high quality, and this has led Turkey to become the best destination for medical tourism globally.

WHY IS TURKEY MEDICAL A BETTER ALTERNATIVE THAN OTHER COMPANIES?

We are a Turkish American company who know the health services in Turkey. Also the owners are medical doctors who started this work by helping people who have been referred by their previous patients for many years. Therefore, we understand the needs and concerns intimately and are proud to have helped so many patients. (See our Patient Stories)

HOW CAN PRICES BE INEXPENSIVE WHILE KEEPING THE TREATMENTS TOP NOTCH?

Medical tourism in Turkey is regulated by the Ministry of Health which subsidizes all health-related activities on companies that promote Turkey as a popular destination. Furthermore, Medical care is exceptionally good in Turkey as both state and private healthcare is highly accessible for expats (tourists) with private healthcare being extremely affordable in comparison to Europe and the US.

HOW DO I KNOW IF I CAN TRUST THE DOCTORS, NURSES, AND PRACTITIONERS?

All hospitals in Turkey serve according to national accreditation criteria to offer the best patient experience and are audited twice a year. Turkey ranks sixth in the world with 48 hospitals with standards and conditions (JCI).

WHAT HAPPENS IF SOMETHING GOES WRONG WITH MY TREATMENT?

All doctors serving in Turkey must have occupational obligation insurance. In an unlikely event of complications with treatments, our medical clinics have malpractice insurance in accordance and standards of the Ministry of Health. In case of any medical error or malpractice, the patient is compensated.

WILL THE DOCTORS SPEAK FLUENT ENGLISH?

Your treatment with us will be provided with English, Arabic or Somali speaker as facilitator to give you the best patient experience.

HOW DO I OBTAIN A VISA?

At present, there are two types of medical visas available for your visit to Turkey:

1. Medical Visa, which can be obtained from the Consulate of Turkey.
2. Online Visa (e-Visa), which can be obtained in advance of arrival via the government of Turkey’s online visa website. We are also available to facilitate when you register with us.