Mexico has become a mecca for health and dental tourists, with it’s close proximity to the US, desirable vacation destination and the abundance of American Accredited hospitals (JCI). With the popularization of medical tourism there has been a sharp increase in the number of JCI accredited hospitals and private hospitals. The private hospitals that are modeled after American hospitals and run by an American company. Because the hospital management, a company by the name of International Hospital Corporation is based out of Texas it often gives some medical tourism clients some comfort. The doctors and nurses we deals with through this private hospital chain all speak english and numerous other languages. The hospitals are designed specifically for international patients and offer world class amenities. Other private hospitals out of Mexico are often able to distinguish themselves by associating with hospitals in the US. For example: CIMA Monterrey is affiliated with Southwestern Medical Center, University of Texas, Dallas, and the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota; Jacksonville, Florida; and Phoenix, Arizona.
Due to Mexico’s popularity as a tourist destination it is also common place for the combination of recovery and relaxation. Tourists can combine a well deserved vacation before or after their surgery. With 5 star resorts, white sand and affordable surgery prices, while being so close to the southern US border it’s easy to see why Mexico has become a medical tourism mecca.