When travel meets treatment

Cover Story, 2018/2017, India Investment Journal November Edition
by Pankaj Chandna & Manish Chandra
Medical travel assistance experts elaborate on the co-dependence of medical tourism and the healthcare industry in India.

It is not always possible to find the medical treatment one seeks in one’s own country because of certain factors like waiting lists, availability, underdeveloped healthcare facilities or expense that directly questions individual affordability. At times like these, one decides to explore the unexplored healthcare sectors of other countries. A process of exploration and experience highly stimulated by the need for a medical treatment is commonly known as medical tourism – an industry that is currently thriving in India.