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Hospitals in India attracting patients from Africa

Hospitals in India attracting patients from abroad

With an ever increasing number of patients coming from abroad for medical treatment in India, the phenomenon popularly known as medical tourism or medical travel, hospitals in India are also finding ways to attract more and more patients from Nigeria. Patients from Nigeria are constantly looking for best heart hospitals in India, best orthpaedic( orthopedic) hospitals in India, best cancer hospitals in India, best spine surgery hospitals, best brain surgery hospitals in India and best eye hospitals in India for their medical treatment at affordable prices in India. Many of the patients in these countries are aware of the name of the hospitals and thus they sometimes look out for Apollo or Fortis or MIOT in Chennai.

India has always been a favorite destination for patients coming from Nigera, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and many other African countries owing to dearth of advanced medical technology in their country. Doctors in India are skilled and considered to be the best doctors in India and the cost of surgery is much less as compared to the western counterparts. Patients from these countries are also opting to get the treatment done at small clinics in India owing to low cost treatment at these clinics. 

The hospitals of India realizing the fact, have now set up dedicated personnel for helping these international patients. Most modern hospitals have a team to take care of the specific requirements of patients coming from abroad and a desk for international patients. Even the competition among top hospitals in India has forced them to offer elective procedures such as knee replacement, brain surgery, spine surgery at affordable prices.

The trend has seen emergence of many medical tourism companies that arrange surgery and offer complete solution to these medical travelers. It is good to get the services arranged for medical travel through a medical tourism company in India because they would be there to help you for everything. But you should always look out for the most reliable and trustworthy medical tourism company which offers professional services. They would not only offer you competitive prices and thus low cost of treatment in India but would also advise you about the best doctor in India for your unique requirement. They would be able to guide you in your best interest and would always hold your hand as friend and guide in a foreign country.


IndiCure is the leading medical travel or medical tourism company which has emerged to be the most reliable and trust worthy company in India. The patients have been satisfactorily served from various countries for knee replacement, hip replacement, spine surgery, brain surgery, plastic surgery, open heart bypass, weight loss and many other procedures.