Medical Tourism

Samitivej Hospital

Part of a group of hospitals with branches in the Srinakarin area of Bangkok and Sriracha in Chonburi, Samitivej Hospital is located on Sukhumvit Road in central Bangkok. Each of the hospital’s branches offers high levels of service to overseas patients including a series of “Wellness” packages. These packages include a general physical examination by a physician, a blood pressure check, Complete Blood Count (CBC) test (to check blood concentration level), blood cholesterol check and liver function tests. Such packages are offered at prices between 2,100 Baht and 13,800 (depending on tests required) and taking a package makes you eligible for discounts on a range of other tests. Other packages include ‘Healthy Heart Check up’ and ‘Golfer’s Physical Fitness Check up’.  The hospitals in the group have a number of clinics and centres which concentrate on various specialist areas. Samitivej Hospital’s ‘Cancer Centre’ for instance is one of the best cancer treatment centres in Thailand, dedicated to the prevention and treatment of many types of cancer. The hospital’s Cosmetic Plastic Surgery centre offers a range of services including Rhinoplasty (nose), Abdominal Liposuction, and Breast Augmentation. Its heart centre provides noninvasive and invasive diagnostic procedures and treatments for a range of diseases including Coronary Artery Disease, Valve Disease and Pericardial Disease. Rooms available at the hospital range in price from 3,900 baht a day to 17,800 a day. The group has a well trained medical staff with over 1,200 full-time doctors, dentists, nurses and ancillary staff.