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Korea Attracts Big 3 Medical Tourists

The three nations with the most Korea-bound medical tourists are China, the U.S., and Japan, according to industry data. Chinese medical tourists made up the largest share, with some 32,000 seeking treatment in Korea in 2012.

Rehabilitation Treatments

Rehabilitation is a process of medical and psychotherapic treatment used to rehabilitate a person back into society. Aids such as addiction counseling, pharmacotherapies, residential treatment, support groups, care centers are employed to help the person come out of his addiction or psychological condition.

There are many kinds of rehabilitation. It depends on what a person is seeking rehabilitation from. Some examples are alcohol rehabilitation, drug rehabilitation, physical rehabilitation after an injury or an accident, etc.

There are many rehabilitation centers worldwide where rehabilitation treatment can be received against various addictions. In certain cases opioid medications are also used to treat addictions to morphine or heroin. As part of their addiction treatment, alcoholics may be prescribed drugs such as Acamprosate, Topiramate or Disulfiram to break their addiction.

Counseling has also proved to be useful in addiction rehabilitation. Physical rehabilitation can be performed by professionals like physiotherapists who have been trained in the science.


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Featured Rehabilitation Providers Abroad


BNH Hospital

Bangkok, Thailand


Accreditation: JCI, HA

Languages: Thai, English

Over 100 years of medical experience caring for Thais and expatriates. The BNH hospital, formerly known as the Bangkok Nursing Home Hospital, was established originally to provide nursing care for exp...

Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh

Melaka, Malaysia


Languages: English

Established in 1986, Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh has provided unwavering healthcare commitment to the Melaka comminuty for over two decades. Since moving to its present premises in Ayer Keroh in August...

Piyavate Hospital

Bangkok, Thailand


Accreditation: ISO 9001, HA

Languages: Arabic, Thai, English, Vietnamese, Japanese, Chinese

Piyavate International Hospital is a publicly-owned health care services facility in Thailand. Since it beganserving patients in 1993, the 27-story hospital on Rama 9 Road in Bangkok has continually d...

San Paulo Hua-Hin Hospital

Hua Hin, Thailand


Accreditation: HA

Languages: English, Thai

San Paulo Hua Hin Hospital is a private hospital in Hua Hin offering the high level of medical services, from general medical treatments to specialized medical care. The hospital is well equipped with...

Hospital Alemão Oswaldo Cruz

Sao Paulo, Brazil


Accreditation: JCI, Temos

Languages: English, Portuguese

With over a century of existence, the Oswaldo Cruz German Hospital was founded in 1897 and holds a position as one of the most recognized healthcare institutions in Brazil.

A group of G...
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