As South Korea has started to become a significant destination for medical tourists, they smartly introduced a new type of visa for visitors.
A medical visa is available for international patients who wish to be invited to receive medical services in Korea by a registered healthcare provider (or a facilitator) according to the Korea Medical Services Act.
The type is “M” with the (C3)-M lasting for 90 days, and the (G1)-M lasting from 91-180 days.
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