Affordable Health Care Abroad

Interested in seeking a medical procecure outside the U.S.?  You’re not alone.  According to McKinsey & Company, about 85,000 Americans per year seek this option.  It’s called “medical tourism” and the treatments sought include dental implants, hip, knee and heart valve replacements and bypass surgery at a fraction of the cost found in the states.

Here are some links to help you sort it all out:

American Medical Association Guidelines on Medical Tourism

Medical Tourism Association

The Joint Commission Accreditation

Book Resources:

Patients Beyond Borders: Everybody’s Guide to Affordable World-Class Medical Tourism by Josef Woodman


About Paul Kulpinski, LMT

Paul Kulpinski is a licensed massage therapist, holistic wellness coach and co-founder of Mountain Waves Healing Arts in Flagstaff, Arizona with over 15 years experience in helping people achieve their optimum state of well being. Information contained in this blog should not be taken as medical advice. Readers are advised to validate the information presented here with other sources including your personal physician for information specific to you.
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One Response to Affordable Health Care Abroad

  1. jenniebedsworth says:

    It sounds interesting Paul! Thanks for checking out my blog … it’s just a beginning but I’m hoping to build it up as a helpful resource over time. I also look forward to exploring your blog more. I will check out the resources you suggested. Jennie

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