Over the years, India has seen a significant development in the medical and healthcare service sector. From the construction of well-planned hospital facilities to advancement in medical technology, the country is attracting patients who look forward to availing high-quality medical care at cost-effective prices.

Private and public hospitals in the country are equipped with knowledgeable and experienced doctors who make sure to use the modern technology to help patients achieve a body they have always dreamed of. Indian doctors have a high level of expertise and some even plan to work internationally after completing their education.

If you want to enhance your natural beauty and appearance through medical and surgical techniques, you can easily choose to opt for cosmetic surgery in India. Indian doctors are expert in performing plastic surgeries on all parts of the body, for instance, face, thigh, breast, stomach, and other parts.

Plastic surgery aims at surgical correction and broadly covers the aspect of a person’s appearance. Over the past few years, plastic surgery has become more affordable and India is fast emerging as one of the most preferred destinations for availing plastic surgery treatment.

Why Consider India for Plastic Surgery?

The medical tourism sector is growing in India as it has been projected to grow to $7-$8 billion by 2020. The primary reason that attracts many medical tourists to the country is the easy availability of cost-effective medical services. Traditionally, India has witnessed the largest inflow of patients from the United Kingdom and the United States.

India has one of the best private and government hospitals in the world. Despite being a developing country, it has emerged as a global health destination, over the past decade. Among different countries in the world, India has the most affordable medical services. Sometimes, a medical tourist can undergo a plastic surgery session at a fraction of the price as compared to developed and wealthy nations.

Moreover, medical tourists also have the option to book a package deal when traveling to India. This deal will include flights, transfer, their stay at a luxury hotel, and the treatment cost to make sure they enjoy their post-surgery vacation.

Best Medical Centers

Some of the best medical hospitals and clinics are situated in Kolkata, Chennai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, and Ludhiana. International flights ply regularly to and from these cities and connect them to the world.

India experience tropical climate with summers being extremely warm followed by dry and harsh winters. So if you are planning to visit the country, make sure to plan your trip between the month of October and March as it is the best time to enjoy your stay.

Travel and Accommodation Costs in the India

Along with being a medical destination, India is often seen as a travel destination too. The rich culture, exciting history, delicious food and cost-effective medical treatment options is what attracts tourists to travel to this beautiful destination. So whether you are planning a trip to avail plastic surgery services or want to explore the country, you can do so easily while staying within your budget.

Traveling Within India

There are different ways to travel within the country as you can choose to travel by air, rail or road. However, the Indian Railways offer the best, safest and the most comfortable way to travel from one point to the other. The Indian Railways is separated into four different regions namely southern railway, northern railway, eastern railway and central railway. Once you reach your destination, you can travel within the city via a rickshaw which is the cheapest mode of transportation.


When in India, you have the option to choose between a variety of accommodations that exist in the country. While a five-star hotel in metropolitan cities such as Bangalore, Delhi, Chennai, and Mumbai cost approximately €120 per night, the same 5-star hotels can be cheaper in other cities of India. Many private hospitals also offer great deals to medical tourists where they can easily pick up a room of choice present within the private hospital.

Alternatively, you have the option to choose between dorms, budget hotels, luxury hotels and deluxe hotels. However, if you are looking for a little more comfort while on your trip to India, make sure you pick up mid-budget rooms available in hotels or hospitals.

The Health Care System

India has always boasted of a large private healthcare sector which includes of traditional practitioners, state of the art medical facilities and largest pharmaceutical industry. Over the years, hospitals in the country have earned a reputation for being one of the best medical institutions in the world offering their services at an attractively low price.

Private hospitals in the country offer highly specialized medical services to their patients at a competitive price. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare ensures the quality of services and many Indian hospitals have even applied for ISO 9001 accreditation to increase their hospital profile.

Medical Council of India (MCI) is the main organizations under which doctors need to be listed to practice medicine in India. Further, the Indian Medical Association is responsible for safeguarding doctors’ interest when they practice.

Opening soon!

About India

India or Republic of India is a South Asian country bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Bay of Bengal on the southeast and the Arabian Sea on the southwest. With a total population of approximately 1.34 billion people, it is the second most populous country.

India got its independence from Great Britain in the year 1947 after a long yet peaceful struggle. Along with Britishers, there were many Europeans such as French, Dutch, and Portuguese who had their claim on this beautiful country. India has an amazing collection of architectural wonders that was left by the rulers.

The mesmerizing Taj Mahal situated in Agra is the most eminent attraction present in India. This is an excellent example of Mughal architecture that was constructed between the year 1631 and 1648. It is a work of unparalleled beauty and is known to change color in different light. The country boasts of a large number of world heritage sites that attract tourists from around the globe.

Apart from architectural wonder, the country is also known for its delicious food. Each city has its own popular local dish made using the right mix of spices to enhance the overall flavor of the dish. Cardamom and turmeric are usually added in every dish as they come loaded with medicinal properties.

Since a long time, India has been associated with philosophy, spirituality and healthcare services. Ayurveda is more than 5000 years old and is known to have its origin in India. When in the country, you will get a chance to experience a healthy living, taste the sumptuous food and visit some of the best architectural wonders present in the country.  

Quick Facts About India

(1) India is the world’s largest democracy with a total population of approximately 1.34 billion people.

(2) Meghalaya is the wettest inhabited place in the world as it receives the highest average rainfall in the world.

(3) Chail Cricket Ground situated in Chail, Himachal Pradesh is the highest cricket ground in the world.

(4) Water was detected for the first time on the moon by India’s ISRO Chandrayaan – 1.

(5) May 26th, Science day in Switzerland is dedicated to Ex-Indian President, APJ Abdul Kalam

(6) The country has a spa at Punnathoor Cotta Elephant Yard Rejuvenation Centre in Kerala which is specifically designed for elephants. Here elephants receive massages, bath, and food.

(7) When it comes to speaking English, India comes second to the USA.

(8) India is the largest vegetarian-friendly country in the world with around 40% of the total population being vegetarian.

(9) India is the world’s largest producer of milk.

Follow Us