21.07.2015 Medical Tourism in Greece

Medical Tourism in Greece

It is no secret that in the ancient times, travelers from all across Europe used to visit Greece to sample the various healing treatments and tonics offered by the Greeks. In some sense, Greece can be regarded as the very first medical tourism destination and since the first famous physicians, who practiced medicine in Europe, were Hippocrates, Asclepieia, Aristotle etc.

Greece has come a long way since the ancient times and its medical infrastructure has managed to successfully keep pace with current advancements within the medical industry. Today, Greece is commonly regarded as one of the top tourist destination in the whole of Europe and offers a fantastic option for medical tourists in search of high-quality treatments, with low waiting times and at the most affordable prices. Moreover, Greece’s healthcare system is among the best in the whole of Europe as ranked by the World Health Organization.