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Medical Tourism Statistics for Weight Loss Surgery Abroad

If you’re considering bariatric surgery outside of the U.S., or if you’re doing some research on behalf of a family member or friend, one of the most important aspects of your due diligence will be to gather medical tourism statistics for weight loss surgery abroad. 

Category: Bariatric  7/24/2017 8:14 PM | Last Modified: September 26, 2017 --

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What’s Behind the Major Cost Savings of Weight Loss Surgery Abroad?

When people start researching weight loss surgery abroad, one of the first things they notice – usually in an awestruck, jaw-dropping way – is just how much cheaper it is to head abroad to Mexico,CostaRica, Brazil, Thailand, India, Singapore, and so on.  For example, the same weight loss surgery in the US that costs $35,000 can cost $15,000 outside of the country. 

Naturally, this dramatic cost difference makes many people wonder: what’s behind the savings? After all, saving 10-20 percent is one thing. But 50 percent or more? That takes some explaining! 

Category: Bariatric  7/24/2017 8:05 PM | Last Modified: September 26, 2017 --

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What to Expect on the Road to Recovery After Weight Loss Surgery Abroad

If you’re considering having weight loss surgery abroad -- or have already decided that it’s the right choice for your physical, emotional and psychological health and wellness -- then chances are you’re not just thinking about flights, hotels and currency exchange: you’re dreaming of how much better your life will be after your treatment and when you’re back home!

Category: Bariatric  7/24/2017 7:56 PM | Last Modified: September 26, 2017 --

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Comparing Weight Loss Surgery Costs in Mexico vs. the U.S.

As reported by Health.com, an estimated 6 million Americans each year choose to have surgery abroad -- and hundreds of thousands head to Mexico for weight loss surgery, such as gastric bypass surgery, lap band surgery, duodenal switch surgery and gastric sleeve surgery.

Category: Bariatric  7/24/2017 7:52 PM | Last Modified: September 26, 2017 --

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The REAL Costs of Delaying Your Weight Loss Surgery

Like millions of women and men across the country, you may have been thinking about weight loss surgery for month, years or possibly even decades. And while you may believe that it’s a viable option to help you achieve a healthy BMI, the fact that weight loss surgery can cost anywhere from $25,000 to over $50,000 is more than just a barrier: it’s a financial brick wall.

Category: Medical Tourism Info  7/24/2017 7:39 PM | Last Modified: September 26, 2017 --

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