30 March 2010

About getting medical care in Bangkok

We are tourists visiting Thailand from the USA when my daughter needed some medical attention. The hotel guided us to your hospital.

We were very apprehensive about getting medical care in Bangkok. From the moment we entered your hospital to the time we left we were in awe by the entire operation that you have here. From the registration staff, to the nurses and physician and pharmacist, words cannot express the professionalism, the friendly attitude, exemplary customer service that we received.

The facility is very clean, the processes and systems are unbelievably efficient and streamlined. I work in healthcare in the USA and nothing comes close to this and what a bargain.

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19 March 2010

Spa Activity in Malaysia


The concern for, and maintenance of, health and wellness has been very much a part of Eastern culture since time immemorial.

This has allowed the practice to develop into something of a fine art, and in Malaysia, influences from various ancient therapies have been infused into modern spa therapies. Spa and wellness programmes in Malaysia that combine traditional methods alongside modern ones in a designer ambience can offer you a delightful experience.

Malaysia, being a multi-cultural country, has at its disposal a huge range of traditional spa treatments handed down from generation to generation. Age-old Javanese beauty and wellness regimens, ancient Ayurvedic treatments from India, reflexology, accupressure and Shiatsu practices founded in China, among others, have a deep understanding of the human body, dispensing herbal recipes for baths, massage oils and scrubs.

Today, these curative and relaxing treatments are available at spas designed to create peace and tranquility within the soul of the visitor. Set against a lush tropical backdrop, and presented with nutritious and detoxifying fresh food and herbal drinks, most of these luxury spas are also equipped with jacuzzis, steam rooms, saunas, swimming pools and double baths. Malaysia has recently seen an influx of designer spas in the capital of Kuala Lumpur, but most spas are tucked away in resorts, nestled in lush rainforests or overlooking the lapping sea shore.

While regular medical check-ups take care of our physical health, some suggest that regular spa sessions not only enhance emotional and mental well-being but also serve as oil would to a well-functioning machine. Malaysia provides a serene and picturesque backdrop for the health rituals that are among the oldest in the world. So, whatever your stress-relief needs might be, the time is now, the place is Malaysia.

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15 March 2010

Mumbai

Mumbai, formerly Bombay, is the capital of the Indian state of Maharashtra. As of 2009, Mumbai is the largest city in the world in terms of population, with the city proper having a population of approximately 14 million inhabitants,and along with the neighbouring cities of Navi Mumbai and Thane, it forms an urban agglomeration with around 19 million people. Mumbai lies on the west coast of India and has a deep natural harbour. As of 2009, Mumbai was named an Alpha world city.



The seven islands that came to constitute Bombay were home to communities of fishing colonies. For centuries, the islands came under the control of successive kingdoms and indigenous empires before being ceded to Portuguese settlers and subsequently to the British East India Company.

During the mid-18th century, Bombay emerged as a significant trading town. Economic and educational development characterised the city during the 19th century. It became a strong base for the Indian independence movement during the early 20th century. When India became independent in 1947, the city was incorporated into Bombay State. In 1960, following the Samyukta Maharashtra movement, a new state of Maharashtra was created with Bombay as the capital. It was renamed Mumbai in 1996.

Mumbai is the commercial and entertainment centre of India, generating 5% of India's GDP, and accounting for 25% of industrial output, 40% of maritime trade, and 70% of capital transactions to India's economy. Mumbai is home to important financial institutions such as the Reserve Bank of India, the Bombay Stock Exchange, the National Stock Exchange of India and the corporate headquarters of numerous Indian companies and multinational corporations.

The city also houses India's Hindi film and television industry, known as Bollywood. Mumbai's business opportunities, as well as its potential to offer a higher standard of living, attract migrants from all over India and, in turn, make the city a potpourri of many communities and cultures.

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12 March 2010

Orthopedic Surgery in India

We can organise for all major medical treatments and surgeries for different orthopedic procedures. India boasts about a number of specialist orthopedic surgeons who have made thier their mark across the world. Various leading super speciality hospitals across the length and breadth of India offer modern treatments in the area of Orthopedics.




Given below are some of the major orthopedic treatments offered in India. To know more please do Contact Us.
Orthopedic Procedures

Knee Replacement

Knee replacement, Arthroplasty or Computer Assisted Surgery for Joint Replacement (CASJR) is a surgical procedure to replace a damaged knee with a prosthesis (an artificial joint). This surgery may be considered for someone who has severe arthritis or a severe knee injury.Knee Replacement in India

The most common cause of chronic knee pain and disability is arthritis. Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and traumatic arthritis are the most common forms.

Total Knee Replacement is considered in the following conditions:

* Severe daily pain

* Pain is severe enough to restrict work, recreation and daily living

* Significant stiffness of the knee

* Significant instability of the knee

* Deformity of the knee (lock-knees or bowlegs)

Total Hip Replacement / Partial Hip Replacement

A Total Hip Replacement (THR) - also called a Hip Arthroplasty is a surgical procedure that re-forms the hip-joint.

Osteoarthritis of the hip is the most common diagnosis that leads to hip replacement. Osteoarthritis is caused by wear and tear. It affects the cartilage surfaces of the ball-and-socket joint of the hip. The cartilage wears out. Pain and stiffness result. Patients with hip arthritis have difficulty walking, climbing stairs and performing routine daily activities. Other conditions that can cause destruction of the hip joint include:

* Loss of blood supply to the head of the thighbone

* Rheumatoid arthritis (an inflammatory autoimmune disease)

* Previous injury or trauma

* Infection

* Developmental abnormalities in the hip

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08 March 2010

India is the Favorable Destination in the World

Medical Tourism: India is the Favorable Destination in the World
The concept of Medical Tourism India refers to visit by overseas patients for medical treatment and relaxation.

The opportunities in Indian healthcare sector in medical infrastructure and technology are just as good as those in the West.
/24-7PressRelease/ - New Delhi, India, July 28, 2006 - As Indian healthcare sector develops, a new term has been coined called 'Medical Tourism', which is the process of people from all corners of the world visiting India to seek medical and relaxation treatments. The most common treatments sought are heart surgery, knee transplant, cosmetic surgery and dental care.

According to research reports on Indian Healthcare sector, the medical tourism market is valued to be worth over $310 million with foreign patients coming by 100,000 every year, and the market is predicted to grow to $2 billion by 2012.
Medical tourists choose India as their favorable destination because of the key opportunities in Indian healthcare sector in the form of efficient infrastructures and technology. The health insurance market and National medical systems here are well developed, which is convenient for visitors from the West and the Middle East. They also find the hospital expenses very affordable.
RNCOS in its market research report, "Opportunities in Indian Healthcare Sector" finds that 120,000 overseas patients came to India in 2005 for medical treatment and this is expected to expand by 30%. The healthcare industry overview shows that the medical infrastructure and technology in this country is in par with those in USA, UK and Europe. India can vie with some of its best hospitals and treatment centers in the world, and therefore make it a favorable destination.

The market research report addresses the following critical issues and facts:

* The merging trends in the Indian health care sector

* The key regulations and policy environment in the healthcare industry

* The future scenario of the healthcare market in India

* The key players in the health care market in India

* The opportunities that exist for the healthcare market

* The challenges faced by the Indian healthcare industry

* Other economic factors affecting the Indian health care market

RNCOS' report is based on extensive research that provides objective analysis of India's healthcare sector performance. The report would be helpful for clients in analyzing the opportunities prevailing and critical for the growth of this market. It will also help investors who can refer to the detailed data and analysis on the changing dynamics of the healthcare industry
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