Medical Tourism

Safe and Affordable Hip Replacement Surgery in Costa Rica

In most cases the large joints are the ones most affected, hips, knees, shoulders, etc. There are some ways to help alleviate the symptoms such as losing weight and becoming more active but in the end, after physical therapy and pain management have been exhausted the usual course of treatment will be a joint replacement.

Hospital Metropolitano’s Special Checkup Offer Makes It Easy (and Affordable) To Look After Yourself

To take advantage of these very special offers, your medical checkup must be done by the end of April 2011 which means you have plenty of time to fill out that simple form at the bottom of the page and someone from Hospital Metropolitano will contact you to arrange your appointment.

Staying Healthy in Costa Rica – Hospital CIMA is one of the best…

When someone is considering living, working or retiring in a Less Developed Country (LDC) like Costa Rica, you must carefully consider the economic, political and social issues as well as health care and the cost of living.

Giving Birth (Again) at Hospital CIMA in Costa Rica

I am happy to report that my second experience giving birth to another baby boy was equally as great as the first time around at Hospital CIMA in San Jose.

CIMA is affiliated with Baylor Medical Center in the USA. It’s as modern as a US hospital… but you are treated better. CIMA is located in Escazu, a suburb West of San Jose and a popular area for ex-pats.

Costa Rica Open MRI – Hospital CIMA in Escazu

There are very few open MRIs in Costa Rica, in fact, one of them is in one of the most modern, high-technology hospitals in Central America, just five minutes from San Jose – Hospital CIMA.

Costa Rica Family Doctor – Free online video with one of the “best, most caring Doctors we’ve ever encountered.”

Unlike all the other Central American nations, Costa Rica has many highly trained, fully bilingual medical professionals who’s personal goal when they see you is more along the lines of “What can I do to help you get better?” rather than …

Costa Rica Hospitals & Healthcare – Giving Birth

When I found out that myself and my husband Keith were expecting, I was overjoyed. I had no qualms of having a child here and looking forward to being a new mom. Of course, I had no expectations – since I had no children, so everything was a new experience.

Costa Rica Surgery – Demand Increases 56%

Luis Kaver, a specialist in dental esthetics, confirmed that 30% of his customers are foreigners looking for quality and speed and Otton Fernandez Lopez, an odontologist indicated that most patients have a high degree of confidence because many Costa Rican medical professionals studied and graduated
from schools in the USA.

Costa Rica Hospital for Mothers’ Day?

Mother’s Day on August 15th is a H-U-G-E day in Costa Rica and to celebrate Moms from all over the country will be visiting the best hospital in Central America