WHY CHOOSE EXCELLENT CZECH MEDICINE?
The Czech Republic has gradually emerged as a favourite European destination of medical tourism. The reason for this is not only the affordable price but also the historically excellent level of medicine and perfect education stage of specialists and all medical staff. Royal Medical adds to it superior quality of staying, individual approaches to our clients and years of experience with wellness tourism. Beauty of the country, inhabitants’ hospitality and unique cultural heritage, all together provides harmony, which is look up to by people from the whole world.
MEDICAL TOURISM IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC
Beyond excellent, safe and trustworthy clinical services, affordable costs and good customer service, patients need a warm and non-threatening environment, cultural acceptance, ease of travel, safety for themselves and their families, and even opportunities for recreation and shopping for their travel companions. Few places in the world truly provide their patients the peace of mind when health really matters. One of them is The Czech Republic.
AFFORDABLE PRICE – INCREDIBLE SAVINGS
Exorbitant healthcare costs in some nations, favorable currency exchange rates in foreign countries resulting in low cost medical interventions. Financial savings are significant in the medical segment which Royal Medical offers – general surgery, cosmetic surgery, urology, andrology, therapy of infertility and spa treatments. The reason for this are low personal and operational costs of medical institutions in the Czech Republic in comparison to some other European countries. Despite this savings, there is no negative impact to the surgery room equipment or level of the sanitary engineering. The Czech Republic is the favourite destination for British, Swiss, German, even Americans and Austrians.
COMPARISON OF THE PRICES
- Abdominoplasty can be performed for 4500 Euro in Great Britain, whereas in the Czech Republic you pay about 3,500 Euro, Rytidectomy (Full Face Lifting) costs about 7,800 Euro in Great Britain compared to 6,100 Euro in the Czech Republic. Breast Augmentation is about 5,100 Euro, our price is 4,500 Euro. Liposuction is done for 1,200 Euro in our country; the prices in other European countries are more than 60% higher.
- These differences are not only immense in the area of Cosmetic surgery. Prostatectomy costs 2500 Euro in the Czech republic, in Great Britain 5200 and in Germany 3700 Euro. Vasectomy is available for 700 Euro in the Czech Republic whereas in Great Britain about 1000 Euro.
EUROPEAN HIGH LEVEL OF TECHNOLOGY AND STANDARDS OF CARE IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC
In the past, Czech health care was able to pride itself on many successes on both European and global levels. Today, the distinction of Czech medicine allows us to have one of the lowest infant mortality rates in the world; our country is well-known for the many successes in oncology and cardiology treatment, therapy of infertility and eye surgery. The high standard of Czech medical and research centers, accessible up-to-date diagnosis and medical appliances also allow for the implementation of cutting-edge methods in practice and subsequent help to patients from the world over.
PATIENTS´ SAFETY AND HIGH QUALITY OF THE SERVICES
One of the main pillars ensuring the cooperated medical centers’ stability is the patients´ safety and high quality of the services they provide. Monitoring, controlling and improving medical standards the management track dozens of parameters to assess the quality level of hospital procedures and their safety. Many medical institutions in the Czech republic apply for gaining some of the international prestigious certification and awards, e.g. accreditation of JCI (Joint Commission International). Experienced auditors spent many days going through the hospital in almost every department in the medical institution in order to verify whether they were in compliance with the accreditation standards in practice.
An accredited hospital is able to guarantee its patients safe and high quality care by the continuous tracking, analysis and improvement of quality markers in all areas of the hospital’s operations. The accreditation is awarded for a period of three years, after which the health care facility has again to apply for accreditation and provide proof of improvements in procedures and effectiveness that it has achieved over these three years.
TOP EDUCATION AND YEARS OF EXPERIENCE OF THE CZECH SPECIALISTS AND MEDICAL AUXILIARY PERSONNEL
Czech doctors attend university for a minimum 6 years. The study is demanding, huge attention is given to practical training. In spite of that doctors can neither open their medical attendance nor perform surgery themselves after university graduation. Until 2 years of practical work superior by the attesteted specialists, doctors pass first attestation and after an additional 5 years second attestation. To be a medical specialist other attestations are needed.
The Czech medical manpower is honored abroad; they are demanded by the best European medical centers, mainly in Great Britain, Germany, Austria, Ireland, Scandinavian countries and France. Our doctors, medical specialists and also nurses are undoubtedly real experts in addition to their good foreign language knowledge. The Czech paramedics are able to achieve in the labor market in the most developed countries around the world.
LONG WAITING LISTS FOR SURGERY IN SOME COUNTRIES
Many healthcare systems in the countries around the world suffer from the long waiting surgery period. According to the WHO data Sweden and Hungary belong among the group of countries with the longest surgery waiting period. It´s knew that especially patients in Great Britain or Germany wait many months for special surgery treatment (for instance hip replacement). From this point of view the Czech healthcare availability is more than favourable, we don´t have problems with space or even time availability.
SECURITY IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC
The Czech Republic is a progressive civilized state and it stands to reason that the country has developed of various measures to prevent crime. Thefts and burglaries belong to the most often committed crimes but we are pleased that since 1999 the rate of registered criminal offenses is decreasing.
EASE AND AFFORDABILITY OF INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL
The Czech Republic is the real heart of Europe, traveling to the country is easy, fast and available for everybody. Crossing state borders, exceptionally you may need a visa, a valid passport is sufficient for most travelers. You can come to the Czech Republic by all possible means of transport – by plane, car, bus or train. Travelling around the country is also very easy. There is a dense network of roads and highways in very good quality; the railway network density in the Czech Republic is one of the best in Europe. In the country you can travel by plane.
CHARM OF TRADITIONS, BEAUTIFUL SIGHTS AND PLACE OF INTEREST, CZECH ARTS, CZECH CUISINE
The Czech Republic is often considered a superpower in terms of the number of sights included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage sites. Some are especially interesting – for example some religious sights (Christian and Jewish) as well as the engineering sights, e.g. water mills or navigation channels, also represent important pieces of our national historical heritage.
Prague, Český Krumlov, Brno, Telč, Karlovy Vary and many more – the Czech Republic is the treasury of beautiful historical and dynamical contemporary European art. It lives from its distinguished culture, commemorated with many traditions and red-letter days. Are you an admirer of European architecture of the last thousand years? The Czech Republic can pride itself on its magnificent Gothic, Baroque, Renaissance, Art Nouveau and Cubist buildings.