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India’s $10K Cardiac Bypass: Truly Heartfelt Savings

A cardiac bypass operation in India costs less than $10,000, versus over $100,000 in western countries. India boasts two of the world’s top ten medical tourism hospitals.

Canada Visa Requirements for Medical Tourists

The Government of Canada does not require international patients seeking medical tourism procedures in the country to acquire a medical visa. It has a general visa procedure that students, temporary workers and regular tourists are expected to undertake. All foreigners traveling to the country are required to go through a medical examination performed by medical institutions that are recognized the by Canadian Federal Government. Individuals traveling to Canada, who expect to stay within the country for a period greater than six months, he/she will have to undergo medical examination. The medical examination must be conducted by a physician, hospital or clinic that is recognized by the Canadian government, otherwise the visa will not be issued.

***It is advisable to contact an embassy, consulate, or similar expert in visa requirements prior to traveling for your care. Please click here for more information about medical visas to Canada.

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