Cost Savings

Cost Savings

The top 2 reasons why patients from the U.S. and Canada choose Medical Tourism as healthcare options are costs and wait times. Choosing Medical Tourism can save you as much as 80% in select treatments compared to U.S. prices and wait times are close to nonexistent compared to Canada. Even though costs are much lower in most medical tourism destinations, quality of care is comparable to top hospitals in the U.S.
Healthcare costs are lower in our Medical Tourism Destinations primarily because of:
  • Lower administrative costs
  • Lower insurance costs
  • Lower cost of pharmaceuticals
  • Lower costs of medical supplies and equipment
  • Lower costs of labor
  • Lower real estate values
  • Lower construction costs
  • Fewer malpractice lawsuits
  • Less bureaucracy
Healthcare costs are lower in our Medical Tourism Destinations primarily because of:
Medical Treatment USA Mexico Costa Rica Thailand Malaysia
Bariatric - Weight Loss
Lap Band $26,500 $7,800 $8,500 $11,515 $11,000
Gastric Sleeve $28,700 $8,450 $10,500 $13,636 $12,340
Gastric Bypass $30,000 $8,950 $12,500 $16,667 $11,230
Cardiovascular
Heart Bypass $144,000 $27,000 $25,000 $15,121 $11,430
Angioplasty $57,000 $12,500 $13,000 $3,788 $5,430
Heart Valve Replacement $170,000 $18,000 $30,000 $21,212 $10,580
Orthopedic
Hip Replacement $50,000 $13,000 $12,500 $7,879 $7,500
Hip Resurfacing $50,000 $15,000 $12,500 $15,152 $12,350
Knee Replacement $50,000 $12,000 $11,500 $12,297 $7,000
Spinal Fusion $100,000 $12,000 $11,500 $9,091 $6,000
Plastic - Cosmetic
Breast Implants $10,000 $3,500 $3,800 $2,727 $3,450
Rhinoplasty $8,000 $3,500 $4,500 $3,901 $1,293
Face Lift $15,000 $4,900 $6,000 $3,697 $3,440
Liposuction $9,000 $2,800 $3,900 $2,303 $2,299
Tummy Tuck $9,750 $4,025 $5,300 $5,000 $4,670
Stem Cell Therapy
Osteoarthritis $15,000 $7,500 $10,000 $9,500 $9,500
Diabetes $15,000 $8,500 $12,000 $10,000 $12,000
Parkinson's Disease $25,000 $15,000 $18,000 $12,000 $12,000
Multiple Sclerosis $20,000 $12,000 $15,000 $18,000 $18,000
Leukemia $25,000 $15,000 $18,000 $18,000 $18,000