OF MEDICAL DOCTORS IN CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA
Enjoy the experience . . .
many reasons to combine a vacation while receiving health care
services, in Cartagena. Among them: high personal safety, our
nearby international airport, world class hotels, restaurants,
shopping, the beaches, islands, nightlife, casinos, bargain prices,
and of course, the biggest draw is the city itself- historic,
beautiful, clean, romantic, friendly, and right on the tropical,
warm waters of the Caribbean.
report that Cartagena´s low cost medical services drastically
reduced or even completely paid for their Cartagena vacation!
Medical/Dental costs, are typically only 25-40% of stateside prices!
As medical and insurance prices in Europe and North America continue
to skyrocket, the appeal of health/tourism in Cartagena continues
to gain increasing popularity.
Here’s to your health, or “your great
new look”, plus good times in Cartagena!
Your Health AND Appearance
has long been regarded as a leading health care provider in South
America and Caribbean. The World Bank, in a September 1995
report, featured Colombia´s Health/Tourism potential.
Since that time, Cartagena´s “potential” has
grown into reality, as thousands of foreign patients/tourists
annually visit Cartagena.
Most Cartagena doctors,
nurses and technicians receive their training from Cartagenas
medical and dental universities. The City also attracts many of
Colombia´s best doctors, who establish their practice in
Cartagena. Many members of our medical community also complete
post grad courses at universities in the U.S., Canada and Europe.
equipment, and drug manufacturers regularly provide state-of-the-art
classes for Cartagena medical/dental professionals, working in
conjunction with our Cartagena universities.
Language is generally
not a concern, and many Doctors and Dentists have a good working
knowledge of English, as well as Spanish.
World Bank Report
is an excerp from the World Bank report, entitled: Prospects
for Health Tourism Exports for the English Speaking Caribbean.)
Due to Colombia’s
relatively low costs and high quality, private health services
have been highly attractive ... Private health services in Colombia
have comparative advantages over the Caribbean due to the low
costs of medical and paramedical personnel, the availability of
high technology equipment, and facilities which in some cases
have good international reputations. Moreover, modern hospital
administrative systems and quality assurance programs are being
developed to make these services more attractive to the US market.
Friendly bi-lingual help to assist you, every step of the way
Travel agencies regularly assist international Health/Tourism
clients. They are professionals, who offer a complete range of
bi-lingual services, such as: meeting you at the airport, hotel/restaurant
reservations, handling all your transportation needs, and of course
bi-lingual guided tours for shopping and sight seeing. When you
e-mail them, be sure to ask for estimated costs of the services
you will need. The Guide To Cartagena is confident that you will
happy with their good attention and modest fees.
offers a wide variety of lodging options. You can enjoy an island
hotel in the Rosario Islands, 5 star hotels located
in modern Bocagrande, or the historic and romantic walled city
called: El Centro. Also available, are budget, family, and mid
priced hotels, with prices from $5-35 u.s. per person, per night.
Guide To Cartagena
To Cartagena contains more than 300 pages and 700 photographs,
all about Cartagena. Complete with maps,
gallery, etc., plus many fast loading Home Pages.
Deal direct with the recommended Home Page businesses, or use
a recommended travel agency, the choice is yours.
A-Z Listing of Medical
Below is an
A-Z Listing of Cartagena Clinics, Medical and Dental Practitioners.
Contact them directly for questions relating to your medical needs,
estimated expenses, procedures, recovery times, etc.