Medical Tourism in ChileA country of startling contrasts, Chile has natural wonders ranging from the towering volcanic peaks of the Andes to the ancient forests of Lake District. This country is one of the finest travel destinations in all of South America.

Like many other countries in the continent, Chile started developing superior medical facilities early and still continues to do so, in order to attract rising numbers of medical tourists. These patients wish to avail high level of health services here, at reduced costs as compared to its European and North American counterparts. Apart from this, patients arriving in this country from across the globe are able to reap benefits of the excellent tourism infrastructure here.

Chilean doctors have skills on par with international standards and the medical staff here create a cordial atmosphere for the incoming patients. The hospitals and healthcare facilities take great precautions while recruiting medical staff and practitioners, paying attention to the fact that they must have received training as per international standards in order to ensure that their work caters to global requirements.

The country houses several spectacular locations which allure patients for post-recovery relaxation and recuperation. Chile has 2 hospitals accredited by the Joint Commission International, both situated in the capital city of Santiago.

Chilean hospitals offer numerous specialties including

  • Dental treatments
  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic procedures
  • Internal medicine
  • Oncology
  • Neurology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Psychiatry
  • Physical therapy
  • Urology