Every year numerous medical tourists pick Iran as a travel destination for treatment purposes due to its low costs of surgery and treatments and also skilled experienced doctors.
Furthermore, It has plenty of accredited medical universities and has made great progress in the sciences.
The main reasons for the rapidly growing medical tourism in Iran are:
1-Climate verities and plenty of tourism attractions
2- Low costs of medical services comparing with other countries
3-Medical centers equipped with modern systems
4- The regional proficiency and favorites of the Iranian doctors
5- Security stability all around Iran
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), as of 2000, Iran ranks 58 in health care and 93 in health-system performance.
Iran is one of the top international destinations for cosmetic treatments. Around 500000 medical tourists arrive in Iran every year.
The ophthalmologist services in Iran are equal to the most credible countries in the world. As a second-best country in terms of the quality of ophthalmic treatment services, Iran is considered as the second country after Spain.
Performing all kinds of cancer surgeries, gynecological diseases, orthopedics, heart in the hospitals of the country has become commonplace and a huge number of Iranian physicians are ready to treat all the diseases with the strongest possible form.
There are an extensive network of highly equipped hospitals, around 850 hospitals, and rehabilitation centers at reasonable costs in Iran.
Some of the Best Medical Centers are located in Tehran, Mashhad, Shiraz, Esfahan and Tabriz.
Mashhad, which embraces the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS), and Tehran, host the largest number of medical travelers.