Affordable Surgery

Affordable Surgery


Since the beginning of the current decade, a global movement of patients who seek health services in places outside their country of residence is on the rise.

The main providers of health services are: Mexico, India, Costa Rica, Thailand, among others. These are the preferred health providers because of their unmatched medical and hospital quality. In addition, they offer affordable prices and the wait times are non-existent.

Approximate Cost Comparison between the Mentioned Destinations (USD)

Medical Procedure USA Mexico Costa Rica India Thailand
Bypass Surgery $123,000 $27,000 $27,000 $7,900 $15,000
Angioplastia $28,200 $11,500 $13,800 $12,000 $10,000
Heart Valve Replacement $170,000 $28,200 $30,000 $9,500 $17,200
Hip Replacement $40,000 $12,500 $13,600 $7,200 $17,000
Hip Resurfacing $28,000 $12,500 $13,200 $9,700 $13,500
Knee Replacement $35,000 $10,500 $12,500 $9,000 $14,500
Spinal Fusion $110,000 $22,500 $17,000 $10,300 $16,000
Hysterectomy $15,400 $4,500 $6,900 $3,200 $3,650
Dental Implant (Per Tooth) $2,500 $900 $800 $900 $1,720
Breast Implants $6,400 $3,800 $3,500 $3,000 $3,500
Rhinoplasty $12,000 $2,800 $3,900 $2,500 $4,300
Facial Lift $11,000 $4,250 $5,000 $5,000 $2,400
Gastric Band Surgery $24,000 $9,500 $10,500 $9,300 $13,000
Gastric Sleeve $28,700 $11,500 $10,000 $10,000 $11,000
Gastric Bypass $30,000 $13,800 $15,000 $12,000 $12,000
Liposuction $5,500 $3,000 $2,800 $2,800 $2,500
Abdominoplasty $8,800 $4,500 $5,000 $5,300 $3,500
Eyelid Surgery $5,500 $2,950 $2,200 $540
Lasik (both eyes) $4,000 $1,900 $2,400 $1,000 $2,310
Cataract Surgery (per eye) $3,500 $2,100 $1,700 $1,500 $1,800

Source: Health Tourism; Medical Tourism Association

 

Savings Comparison on Medical Procedures and Travel Times

Country Savings Range in Medical Procedures Minimal Travel Time from the US Maximum Travel Time from the US Minimal Travel Time from Canada Maximum Travel Time from Canada
Mexico 36% – 89% 02:40 05:20 05:10 08:10
Costa Rica 44% – 89% 04:00 06:45 07:34 13:23
India 50% – 97% 14:10 19:40 14:26 21:32
Thailand 30% – 93% 19:40 21:40 16:35 23:13

Fuente: ProMéxico

Taking into account cost savings, travel time, cultural affinity, avant-garde hospital infrastructure, and the high standards of qualified human capital, Mexico is the perfect option for foreign patients traveling from the US & Canada.

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  • Location
CMQ CITY CENTER
Basilio Badillo 365
Puerto Vallarta.
T. (322) 22 31919
CMQ PREMIERE
Av. Francisco Villa 1749
Puerto Vallarta
T. (322) 22 66500
CMQ RIVIERA NAYARIT
Av. Heroes de Nacozari 280
Bucerias
T. (329) 298 0717