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Prince Court Medical Center Has Earned Its Royal Name

The Prince Court Medical Center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is making a big name for itself. In 2013 the facility fell at number one (#1) in the world for medical tourism hospitals! This was the first time the MTQUA gave the top spot to a Malaysian hospital. 

Cape Town Medical Tourism

Medical Tourism in Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town is the bearer of South Africa's rich history and cultural heritage. It is home to South Africa's most famous museums such as the Jewish Museum, Airforce Museum, the South African National Gallery, and the Robben Island Museum, to name a few. The ingenious art galleries and culturally rich Broadway theaters offer just what every health tourist needs to delve into the true essence of South Africa.

Cape Town is a lucrative pick for medical tourists due to its favorable exchange rate, first rate tourism infrastructure, ISO-certified medical care facilities, and world-class hotels that tick the boxes of affordability, quality healthcare and an exotic holiday. It has in fact, grown popular as a cosmetic safari hub where medical tourists come in for cosmetic surgeries and a safari experience on their medical holiday.

Why Health Tourism in Cape Town?

South African city, Cape Town, is especially popular for elective procedures like cosmetic surgeries among medical tourists. Medical tourism packages that cater to plastic surgeries are fondly referred to as “cosmetic safaris”, as it gives patients access to top-notch cosmetic surgeries while giving them an opportunity to go on a safari tour once they  have recovered.

The geographical proximity that Cape Town shares with Western Europe, has made many European citizens travel consider it as an easily accessible destination for quality medical care. UK citizens, who visit Cape Town, form a major chunk of the cosmetic tourism market. Cape Town also attracts many medical tourists as it is home to many world-class healthcare institutions, skilled practitioners and tourist hotpots, the competitive pricing of the medical care services is an added bonus.

Featured Medical Providers and Healthcare Centers in Cape Town


Cape Eye Hospital

Cape Town, South Africa


Languages: English, Afrikaans

The Cape Eye Hospital was Cape Towns first private eye hospital and takes pride in it's dedicated, specially trained staff, advanced state-of-the-art equipment and highly qualified team of experienced...

Northumberland Dental

Cape Town, South Africa


Languages: English, Afrikaans

Welcome to Your Friendly Dentists in Cape Town! Based in Parklands, Tableview, Cape Town and owned and run by husband and wife team, Dr Bobby Kurien and Dr Joselyn van Wyk, we are more of a “den...

Home Detox South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa


Languages: English, Afrikaans

At Home Detox South Africa we have a team of specialist Doctors, Nurses and Counsellors waiting to help. All of our staff specialise in addiction and understand what you are going through. We opened t...

New Somerset Hospital

Cape Town, South Africa


Languages: English, Afrikaans

New Somerset Hospital is the regional general specialist hospital for the metro west district of the Cape Metropole.

It offers a range of general specialist services to a population exc...

Renaissance Surgical Clinic

Cape Town, South Africa


Languages: English, Afrikaans

Renaissance Surgical Clinic is a fully-licensed day clinic, offering a comprehensive range of cosmetic, reconstructive and dental surgery. Whether you're contemplating facial reshaping or rejuvenation...
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