Global Medical Tourism Market Growth Driven by Asia Says a New Research Report at

Global Medical Tourism Market Growth Driven by Asia Says a New Research Report

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  DALLAS, July 4, 2014

DALLAS, July 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Medical Tourism Market Report: 2014 Edition research is of 59 pages and
profiles companies like Bumrungrad Hospital Public Company Limited, IHH
Healthcare Berhad, Raffles Medical Group, Bangkok Dusit Medical Services and
KPJ Healthcare Berhad. Rising healthcare costs, long wait times, an ageing
population, and increasing demand for cosmetic and dental surgery not covered
by insurance in developed countries, coupled with the availability of high
quality, low cost medical services in developing countries are the key factors
driving medical tourism market globally. Governments in different countries
are also backing the industry by dedicating resources to raise the countries'
profile to boost the sector in their respective countries.

The global Medical Tourism Report: 2014 Edition research ( ) reveals that although the
demand for medical tourism is fundamentally driven by cost and quality
considerations relative to domestic treatment options, the choice of
destination depends on many factors, including proximity, brand value, and the
range of available healthcare services. The Asian medical tourism industry has
been growing at a double-digit growth rate for the past few years and the top
three medical tourism markets in Asia are Thailand, Singapore and India. India
and Thailand are the two countries who definitely have an edge over their
counterparts both in terms of the number of hospitals and the cost advantage.
While Thailand and India are shaping up to be the main beneficiaries,
Singapore has long been supplier of medical services in neighboring countries.

The report, available for purchase at ,
provides comprehensive research and unbiased analysis of the current market
performance and future outlook of the global and key Asian medical tourism
markets - Thailand, Singapore, India, Malaysia, Korea and Turkey. Following
this, the report provides the reader with an outlook of the current status of
health tourism market, along with patient arrival trend, forecast for leading
medical tourism destinations, and services mostly offered by providers. It
also encompasses a number of factors driving the growth of the medical tourism
industry coupled with recent trends and challenges hindering the growth of the

Medical treatment abroad, also called 'medical tourism', is a booming
international industry where patients seek healthcare services from sources
outside their country. Usually every type of medical treatment is available
abroad with over 50 countries identifying as destinations in medical tourism.
Medical tourism is a high-value sector that generates revenue for multiple
industries. Given the lucrative potential fees, more governments are
dedicating resources to boost the sector in their respective countries.

Medical tourists are presently traveling to faraway countries for cosmetic
surgery, dental procedures, bariatric surgery, assisted reproductive
technology, ophthalmologic care, orthopaedic surgery, cardiac surgery, organ
and cellular transplantation, gender reassignment procedures, and even
executive health evaluations.

List of Charts provided in Medical Tourism Market Report: 2014 Edition

Medical Tourism Industry Medical Tourism - Service Network Global Medical
Tourism Market Size (2008-2013) Asian Medical Tourism Market (2013-2017E)
Number of Medical Tourists in Asia (2009-2013) Medical Tourism Market Size,
Thailand (2010-2013E) Inflow of Foreign Patients in Thailand (2010-2013E)
Breakdown of Health Procedures Used by International Patients (2013E) Medical
Tourism Market Size, Singapore (2007-2014E) Medical Tourists Arrival in
Singapore (2007-2014E) Geographic Breakdown of Medical Tourists Arriving in
Singapore (2013E) Medical Tourism Market Size, Malaysia (2007-2014E) Medical
Tourists Arrival in Malaysia (2007-2014E) Geographic Breakdown of Medical
Tourists Arriving in Malaysia (2013E) Medical Tourism Market Size, India
(2006-2014E) Medical Tourists Arrival in India (2010-2014E) Geographic
Breakdown of Medical Tourists Arriving in India (2013E) Segmentation of
Medical Tourism Procedures in India (2013E) Medical Tourism Market Size, Korea
(2006-2014E) Medical Tourists Arrival in Korea (2009-2014E) Breakdown of
Procedures Used by Foreign Patients (2013E) Medical Tourists in Korea by
Geography (2013E) Medical Tourism Market Size, Turkey (2008-2014F) Medical
Tourists Arrival in Turkey (2008-2014F) Number of Hospitals with JCI
Accreditation by Countries Countries that are Biggest Source of International
Patients for Healthcare Providers (2013) Forecast for Leading Destinations in
Next Five Years in Terms of International Patient Numbers Healthcare and
Medical Services Provided for Medical Tourists (2013) Tourism Budget for
Marketing (2012) Medical Tourism in Sri Lanka (2012 vs. 2016E) Growth of
Global Aging Population (>60 years), (2008-2013E) Global GDP (2005-2012)
International Tourist Arrivals (2007-2014E) Private Sector Market Share,
Singapore (2013E) Private Sector Market Share, Malaysia (2013E) Private Sector
Market Share, Turkey (2013E) Revenue Breakdown by Patients (2013) Bumrungrad
Hospital's Breakdown between Thai and Foreign Patients (2009-2013) Revenue and
Net Profit of Bumrungrad Hospital (2010-2013) Revenue Contribution by Segment
(2013) Revenues and Net Income of Raffles Medical Group (2010-2013) Revenue by
Strategic Business Segments (2013) Revenues and Net Income of IHH Healthcare
Berhad Group (2011-2013) Revenue Breakdown between Thai and Foreign Patients
(2013) Revenues and Net Profit of Bangkok Dusit Medical Services (2010-2013)
Revenues and Net Income of KPJ Healthcare (2010-2013)

List of Tables

Global Medical Tourism Destinations Top 5 Medical Tourists by Nationality
(2010-2012) Comparative Prices for Medical Procedures YOY Revenue Growth for
Regional Healthcare Players, (9MCY 2013) Hospital Division Statistics (2013)
Operational Highlights of KPJ Healthcare (2010-2013)

Also available with are following regional reports on
medical tourism industry:

Malaysia Medical Tourism Analysis & Forecast is a 91 page market research
report published in May 2014. This research provides 80 Figures and a complete
analysis of top 20 countries who visited Malaysia for medical treatment. All
the 20 countries in the report have been studied from 2 viewpoints. I. Medical
Tourists Arrivals in Malaysia from the year 2006 - 2018 and II. Medical
Tourists Spending in Malaysia from the year 2006 - 2018. Complete report is
available at .

Singapore Medical Tourism Analysis and Forecast is a 74 pages market research
report published in April 2014. 16 countries from where people visited
Singapore for medical tourism include United States, Canada, Indonesia,
Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Korea, India,
Netherlands, United Kingdom, Australia, Africa and Others. Complete report is
available at .

Thailand Medical Tourism Market (Spending) Analysis & Forecast research report
is spread across 112 pages. This research says Thailand medical tourism market
is expected to grow with single digit CAGR from 2012 to 2018. Japan accounts
for the highest number of medical tourist visitors in Thailand; followed by
Asian region in the second spot and Middle East in the third place
respectively. Out of 15 countries studied in this report only 1 country
spending will be more than US$ 1 Billion, 3 countries (segments) spending will
be more than US$ 500 Million and 8 countries (segments) spending will be
between 100 to 500 Million by 2018 (Exact Spending figures are available in
the report. Complete report is available at .

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