500,000 people to come for medical tourism in Dubai
Dubai is an attractive holiday destination and, in the last years, it has become an important location for dental tourism for thousands of patients all around the world.
By 2020, the authorities in Dubai want to attract 500,000 medical tourists per year and to build 22 hospitals, transforming this city into a major medial tourism destination. These optimistic plans were announced by Essa Al Maidoor, general director of the Dubai Health Authority.
An important part of the medical tourism in Dubai is represented by the dental tourism, in modern clinics that have some of the newest equipment and experienced doctors. Other 18 private and four public hospitals, that will also offer dental services, will be built in the next four years, until a major event will take place in the city – Expo 2020.
These facilities will attract a large number of patients interested in dental services at high standards. The main target is the patients from the Commonwealth of Independent States, South Asia and Arabian countries. The tourists don’t have to worry about visas and procedures to enter the UAE, as these formalities will be smooth and transparent.
The number of dental tourists is expected to rise because Dubai is a safe destination, it has a lot to offer (entertainment, high standard accommodation, shopping, sightseeing etc.) and it provides high quality medical treatments. We invite you to contact us for more information related to dental tourism in Dubai.