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Your Healthcare Holiday Dollars go Farther in Thailand

Medical costs in the West are skyrocketing and patients are flocking to Asia to save, particularly to Thailand where outlays for treatment are generally five to ten times less than what they’d be in the US and Europe.

Coronary Angioplasty

Coronary Angioplasty is a technique that is used to open blocked or narrow arteries in the heart. This procedure can restore blood flow to the muscles of the heart.

As we age, plaque deposits on the inner walls of the arteries. This can happen to any artery of the body. When it affects the coronary arteries it is called coronary heart disease. Over time, this plaque hardens or ruptures, causing decreased blood flow to the heart muscles. When the muscles of the heart receive less blood, they become starved of oxygen. This may lead to a heart attack.

In angioplasty, a flexible thin catheter with a balloon on the tip is introduced into a blood vessel. This is directed to the affected artery. Once there, the balloon is slightly inflated to compress the plaque against the artery wall. This process restores the flow of blood through the artery.


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                        Featured Coronary Angioplasty Providers Abroad


                        Hayama Heart Center

                        Kanagawa, Japan


                        Accreditation: JCI

                        Languages: English, Japanese

                        Hayama Heart Center opened as an advanced heart disease treatment center at Hayama town, Kanagawa prefecture on May 2000. Patients' rooms face Sagami Bay overlooking Mt. Fuji. We have equipped high e...

                        Emirates Hospital

                        Dubai, United Arab Emirates


                        Accreditation: JCI

                        Languages: English, Arabic

                        Our Mission at Emirates Hospital is to provide high quality, faster, better and friendlier service consistent with the needs and beliefs of our patients, employees, visitors and vendors in a comfortab...

                        Bangpakok 9 International Hospital

                        Bangkok, Thailand


                        Accreditation: JCI, HA

                        Languages: Arabic, English, Thai

                        Bangpakok9 International Hospital is a tertiary private care hospital located in Bangkok, Thailand. We are committed to providing healthcare with world-class standards. The Bangpakok Hospital Group ha...

                        Mount Elizabeth Hospital

                        Singapore, Singapore


                        Languages: English

                        345-bed Mount Elizabeth Hospital performs the largest number of cardiac surgeries and neurosurgeries in the private sector in the region. The hospital is accredited with the Joint Commission Internati...
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