Published on : Thursday, August 24, 2017
The Tourism Authority of Thailand held global medical tourism event: “Amazing Thailand Health and Wellness Tourism Showcase 2017,” focusing on “Thailand: a Paradise for Longevity”. The event unveiled the latest “Functional & Regenerative Medicine” innovation in Thailand.
Mr. Noppadon Pakprot, Deputy Governor for Tourism Products and Business at TAT said, “Thailand has long been recognized as a world destination for medical tourism. According to a report by VISA and Oxford Economics, Thailand has once more been confirmed as one of Asia’s top medical tourism destinations. Thailand now has 58 JCI-accredited hospitals, more than any other Southeast Asian country.”
Thailand has adopted the latest pioneering medicine of the century: “Functional & Regenerative Medicine,” which is the most popular health trend in the world. In fact, Thailand is the first and only country in Asia that has specialized Functional & Regenerative Medicine hospitals, namely Better Being Hospital and MALI hospital.
Moreover, Thailand has become an anti-aging center in Asia with the largest number of American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine-certified medical professionals in Asia with 500 doctors.
Mr.Noppadon said, “This is the 4th such event that TAT has organized, and this year we proudly present the top 44 Health and Wellness providers in Thailand. This event will display the potential of Thailand along with its plethora of health and wellness products to international awareness. It will also provide a marketing platform for Thai health and wellness providers to discuss prospective business deals with medical tourism facilitators and travel agencies from across the globe.”
The event highlighted why Thailand is a “Paradise for Longevity”, along with holding an informative presentation on the concept of “Functional & Regenerative Medicine”. Buyers had the chance to discuss business deals with the top 44 health and wellness provider in Thailand, including General Hospital, Plastic Surgery Hospital, Regenerative Functional Medicine Hospital, Anti-Aging Clinic, Cosmetic & Aesthetic Clinic, Dental Clinic, Cell Therapy Clinic, and Lab Check Up, all of whom were ready to discuss prospective business deals with international buyers.