Medical tourism: do your research, know the risks and don't get hurt

Michael Turtle
April 6 2024 - 5:00am

When Belinda* wanted to have some minor cosmetic surgery, she discovered it would be much cheaper to get it done in Southeast Asia than Australia. As well as costing less, she also thought it was amazing that she could combine a short hospital stay with a two-week holiday of cocktails by the beach. A lift and spirits to lift her spirits, perhaps?

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Michael Turtle

Michael Turtle

Travel writer

Michael Turtle is an Australian journalist who left his job in television to travel the world forever. He'll show you how to find the lesser-known places, get involved in the culture, learn the history, and meet locals along the way.

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