Medical Tourism is a form of tourism where treatment involves medical intervention. More services such as the cure, diagnosis, and treatment of the patients are mentioned. Check-up, surgical intervention, aesthetic, tooth, organ transplant, such as treatment is included in this main title. The fields of medical tourism applications are healthcare establishments and organizations.

Medical Tourism is one of the sectors that developed in a short time, although it is new compared to other sectors like traditional sub-sectors of tourism. (2) Medical tourism in Turkey has been adopted very quickly and has come a long way in a short time. Aesthetic surgery, heart surgery, organ transplantation, eye treatment and interventions in both the price of the suitability and quality of the top row has begun to take place.


(1) ) Şevket Y.,Remziye E. ve Furkan B., “Türkiye Ve Dünyada Sağlık Turizmi Medikal Turizm”,  (2015), 181.

(2) (Connel,2006,s.1093-1100; Herrick, 2007, s.1-40).




(6) Strausbaugh, 2001, s.268).

(7) Bernal, 2005, s.18

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