Medical Tourism Cuba

For more than 40 years, Cuba, the largest island of the West Indies group, has been a popular medical tourism destination for thousands of patients traveling particularly from Latin America and Europe. Among the main reasons cited for the popularity of medical tourism Cuba were the remarkable reputation of Cuban medical practitioners, affordable prices and the beautiful beach resorts where patients can recuperate.

Statistics revealed that in 2006, Cuba attracted nearly 20,000 health tourists. Cuba offers a wide range of affordable medical treatments which include joint replacement, cancer treatment, eye surgery, cosmetic surgery, neurological disorders such as multiple sclerosis and Parkinson's disease, orthopedics, addictions rehabilitation. Such treatments are cheaper in Cuba by about 60 to 80 percent than in the United States.

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