Medical Tourism in India, Discover Kerala Medical Tourism


imagesMedical tourism in Kerala recently has gained international attention and state is becoming a popular medical tourism destination in India. Medical tourism in India is soaring upwards and as per estimates that healthcare tourism in India alone can make an additional revenue of nearly 8,000 crore by 2012.

Kerala Ayurveda tourism is famous for its Ayurvedic therapies which help to rejuvenate body and soul. Medical Tourism in Kerala is rather a new concept which has gained immense popularity nowadays.

There are a number of reasons which has led to the promotion of medical tourism in Kerala. Patients from abroad come to India for medical treatments not only by the low cost factor but also by the exceptional hospitality offered by healthcare centers. Kerala having a pool of trained doctors and nurses with an excellent network of hospitals that offer international standard treatments. Many of Kerala doctors who have trained or worked abroad have returned to India to work here. Another most major reason is the weather of Kerala that stays moderate throughout the year. Patients take comparatively lesser time to recuperate from ailments because of this. Apart from medical treatment in Kerala, they are provided with the wonderful opportunity to enjoy the scenic beauty of the state that allows them to have an ideal recuperation.

The Kerala state government in collaboration with the various tour operators, tour agents, hoteliers and with the people of medical field is trying to develop Kerala as a world class destination for medical tourism and treatment.



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