Medical travel from Russia - facts and numbers

Medical travel from Russia – facts and numbers

What mostly fuels medical travel in Russia as well as many other countries all over the world are the continuously rising medical costs and also the long lines of waiting in domestic hospitals. Generally speaking medical tourists can save 50%, 70% but sometimes even 90% by traveling to receive the same medical services abroad. © Now about 200,000 Russians enforce the medical travel industry every year spending about $2.5 billion on treatments, accommodation and other related services. N... [ read more ]