Medical Tourism Blossoming in Vaults of the UAE

Mega sized-malls and local beaches have long been tourist attractions enticing millions to come and have a taste of true aesthetic beauty. Goes without saying that, this cluster of seven well-woven emirates have every source of leisure and recreation, for those flocking from various corners of the world. However, an interesting fact to notice over here is that apart from tourists coming to spend their holidays travelling across various emirates, people have considered the country to be a reliable source for medical facilities as well. With hospitals all over the UAE coming up with advanced surgeries and the regime introducing norms to ease out the entry of such tourists, medical tourism seems to be on an all-time high in this exotic Arab land. Quite evident by the fact that the NMC running 12 clinics and hospitals across the emirates, has decided to take up surgeries that are minimally invasive like bariatric surgery for obesity, keyhole surgery for the patients of Hernia and varicose vein treatment in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Al Ain. An astonishing fact indeed but the number of medical tourists to the UAE have been increasing in huge numbers. The number was up to a mammoth amount of 135,000 during 2014, with figures expected to reach 150,000 by the time this year ends. Dubai for that matter of fact is looking forward to host medical tourists in...

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