Global MedChoices Sponsors Clinics for Alberta Patients Interested in Medical Travel to Turks & Caicos Islands
18 Jun, 2013, 06:30 ET
On-site Orthopaedic Surgeons Identify Options for Alberta Patients
CALGARY, Alberta, June 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Global MedChoices-TCI, Ltd, the leader in orthopaedic medical tourism, announced today it is sponsoring a series of Clinics in Alberta for patients concerned about knee, hip or shoulder conditions. Each Clinic will feature guest, local Canadian Orthopaedic surgeons who will discuss options for care.
"Individuals who are in knee, hip or shoulder pain are still very interested in staying active," said Richard Boddington, COO of Global MedChoices. "Growing up in South Africa and being an avid outdoor enthusiast myself, I appreciate the active lifestyle of Albertans, as well as the need for Global MedChoices to offer both affordable and timely access to surgery in order to reduce joint pain. These clinics are a great starting point to identify if medical travel to Turks and Caicos with continuum of care back home is the right route for the patient."
Global MedChoices offers orthopaedic medical travel to the Turks and Caicos Islands. Patients that require knee, hip or shoulder surgery travel to the islands where the surgical procedure is performed at state-of-the-art hospitals by leading Canadian orthopaedic surgeons. The close-to-home location in the Caribbean combined with access to care by North American surgeons and a commitment to continuum of care on-site in the Caribbean and back home in Canada, provides patients with options for care.
"The clinics will provide Albertans in need of hip or knee replacement or arthroscopic shoulder surgery with an expedited yet affordable choice in medical care," continued Boddington.
For more information about the Global MedChoices sponsored clinics, contact Global MedChoices at 877.439.7848 or visit www.globalmedchoices.com.
Global MedChoices-TCI, Ltd offers affordable, timely, accessible, and high?quality orthopedic care in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Procedures, including knee and hip replacements and arthroscopic shoulder surgery, are performed at world?class medical facilities in vacation or resort destinations by North American surgeons who travel to the destination with their patients. All travel, procedures, paperwork and processes are handled from the point of departure to return by Global MedChoices, and patients have continuum of care in both the hospital and back at home.
Now there is a choice in healthcare. It's Your Choice. Global MedChoices.
SOURCE: Global MedChoices-TCI, Ltd
For further information:
Lenora Peppers Greene, [email protected], tel: 877.439.7848
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