Medical Tourism On TV, Film and Internet 2017-04-26T20:27:51+00:00

Medical Tourism On TV, Film and Internet

9000 Needles – Documentary Film

This documentary film follows the powerful story of American body builder, Devin Dearth, who suffers a debilitating stroke. Treated and discharged by the US healthcare system when he was "better", his family discovers a health care provider in Tianjian, China that combines Western and traditional Chinese medicine for stunning results. Available for purchase.

By | July 23rd, 2015|Categories: TV and Internet|Tags: |0 Comments

Under The Knife Abroad

Vanguard on Current TV aired a segment on medical tourism called "Under the Knife Abroad" in November 2011. With its young and sympathetic host, Adam Yamaguchi, the program focuses on Americans leaving the US for various reasons to have surgery in India, Mexico and Barbados.

By | July 23rd, 2015|Categories: TV and Internet|Tags: , , |0 Comments

60 minutes: Bumrungrad Hospital in Thailand

The ever-popular US television program, 60 Minutes, originally aired a segment on medical tourism in 2007 featuring Bumrungrad Hospital in Thailand and Apollo Hospital in India. It recently ran again and is still relevant to today's economy.

By | July 10th, 2015|Categories: TV and Internet|Tags: , , |0 Comments
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