World Eye Hospitals is pleased to announce the iLASIK procedure is now available in Istanbul Hospitals. Both eyes iLASIK treatment packages including flight tickets and accommodations start at 2130 Euro.*
(PRWEB) November 16, 2009 -- World Eye Hospitals is pleased to announce the iLASIK procedure is now available in Istanbul Hospitals. Both eyes iLASIK treatment packages including flight tickets and accommodations start at 2130 Euro.*
Tomorrow’s Laser Technology, Today: iLASIK
Millions of people have experienced freedom from glasses and contact lenses by using the iLASIK method. Millions of other potential patients are still worried about how reliable and secure LASIK surgery is, and are waiting for better technology in the future. iLASIK ends all of this worry because it is a method you can rely on for better vision.
iLASIK is the only refractive surgery approved by NASA for use on astronauts.
The iLASIK method provides the best results even on people who have rely strongly on their vision for their profession. Astronauts and pilots are often exposed to extraordinary conditions where clear vision is crucial.
Treatment with iLASIK makes a difference:
Clinical studies have shown that after the iLASIK treatment patients have better results than patients of the standard LASIK procedure, and the night vision of iLASIK patients is drastically improved.
What are the advantages of the iLASIK method compared to others?
There has never been more a safe and more successful treatment than iLASIK. iLASIK combines the newest developments of laser applications. This widely accepted method is now offered to you by the Worldeye assurance. iLASIK’s success is certain with its specially designed treatment for your unique eye structure. iLASIK is the combination of today’s most technologically advanced laser Technologies: Intralase and Advanced CustomVue. iLASIK is totally individualized for you, providing you with the best vision possible.
About World Eye Hospitals:
Established in 1996, World Eye Hospital is the world's largest private eye hospital group with $200 million investment only for eye health. With nine branches in Turkey, and four foreign branches (Berlin, Cologne, Amsterdam, and Heusden), World Eye Hospitals draws patients from all over through their extensive health-tourism packages and experienced medical staff. In 2009 the hospital cared for 30,000 foreign patients from Europe especially from Netherlands, Germany and Scandinavian countries.
World Eye is the first and only JCI accredited eye hospital in Turkey. In 2003, we signed a colobration agreement with the Crete University to exchange the medical know-how on improvements of the new researches. Prof. Dr. Pallikaris, inventor of the LASIK method which is widely used in the world for Excimer laser treatment and who introduced the same, performs the task of scientific consultancy of World Eye Centers.
World Eye Hospital is running different project for foreign tourist both to make their treatment and to make them live our country’s beauty. Selin Yildirim Peker, Executive VP of the group gave us information about health tourism related projects and investments.
The Future of Health Tourism in Turkey
Health tourism in Turkey started either by organizations individual efforts or by the result of foreign patients' research. World Eye is the first hospital which started medical health tourism in the country. Besides the geographical advantage of Turkey with its natural, culture and hospitality beauties, In Turkey, there are many hospitals with their technology and service quality competent with world standards.
Health / Medical Tourism services and innovations of the Hospital
The international marketing and operation department cares about international patients and prepares special medical tourism packages for them. These packages include flight, hotel accommodation, guide service, Bosporus trip or Grand bazaar trip, examinations, surgery and post operative controls. Moreover they offer healthy golf concept packages as well.( VIP Package: 1899 Euro)
The hospital overhangs golf players from Netherlands and other European countries with special packages. Through this package they can have their surgeries with unforgettable vacations. At the new Antalya Hospital, a special jet transfer from Russia to Antalya will be offered. World Eye pushes the limits of VIP service.
The most important reason why foreign patients choose World Eye is the advanced technology, VIP service and special health treatment packages. And another reason to choose Turkey is the global economic crisis. Patients, who will undergo their surgeries for very high prices abroad, could get their treatments at more affordable prices and see the marvelous sights of Istanbul at the same time.
Health Tourism Services Included in Packages
The health tourism project was started in order to treat foreign patients and to show the beauties of Turkey. World Eye boasts hospitals offering five star hotel comfort, and is able to provide health services at world standards to foreign patients coming from all over the world. There is no limit to the leve of service, as a complete package is presented. From coming to Turkey, to returning home, transport, transfer, accommodation, city tours, guidance, treatment and medications are all covered. Foreign patients experience both life in Istanbul and have their eye operation at the world's largest private eye hospital group. For religious ceremonies a mosque, a chapel and a synagogue are present. Finally, health insurance options are also available for some treatments such as cataract surgery.
Future Plans on Medical Health Tourism
To be close to international patients and to make their pre- and post operative examinations, divisions have been established in Amsterdam, Berlin, Cologne and Belgium. World Eye supports these clinics with its doctors and equipments for the whole examinations and about the surgery methods. World Eye has19 different languages spoken in their Medical team, - and 7 different languages spoken in their staff. During the next 6 months, additional new clinics will be opened in London, Bahrain, Kiev, Baku, Tirana, Bucharest and Moscow.
Next to them, to offer service on health tourism and regional community, World Eye will open a new Hospital in Antalya. The Antalya hospital will be oriented on health tourism and patients will be able to stay at 5 star hotels with health packages for 1 week. More than 100 Russian agencies have began to sell packages for the summer of 2010 for Antalya. Through these packages, visitors will see the beauties of Turkey sharper.
*iLasik package including accommodation and flight from the Netherlands
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