Poland is on it´s way of becoming a leader of Central Europe in medical and wellness tourism. Patients are attracted to the country due to its uniqueness, low prices, state of the art equipment, the latest techniques and top quality materials.
Medical tourism in Poland has been on rise for past few years, after Poland joined the European Union in 2004. Medical tourism services are carried by private sector with very modern equipped clinics and medical centers. The doctors are experts with world class success rates. The prices are often half what you would pay at home.
The majority of foreign patients are coming from Germany, United Kingdom, Sweden and other Scandinavian countries. There is also a trend with Polish American immigrants to return to have medical procedures done.
Poland is well known for it´s traditional health spas and wellness resorts that offer professional staff, high standard of medical services and high quality health treatments with affordable prices. The majority of them are located in the areas unique for their natural healing environments.
The government of Poland requires that all travelers to Poland possess a valid visa and active passport. There is no specific medical tourist visa, but medical travelers can easily access healthcare through the Schengen visa.