Medical tourism in Israel is a subset of the medical tourism industry in which patients travel to other countries to have procedures performed at a lower cost. Israel is emerging as a popular destination for medical tourists.
Medical tourists come to Israel because surgery and in-vitro fertilization treatments cost considerably less than in their home countries.
Israel is the world leader in this procedure and many others. Some seek relief for a variety of medical conditions at treatment centers and spas at the Dead Sea, a world-famous therapeutic resort. Israel’s facilities are recognized throughout the world, with regular contacts maintained on a reciprocal basis with major medical and scientific research centers abroad.
Another factor in choosing Israel is the comfortable climate and scenic locations which have a calming effect on patients, plus – this is the Holy Land!
Israel is frequently the host venue for international medical conferences.