Puerto Rico (US Territory)
A US Territory in the Carribeans
Puerto Rico is part of the United States. Therefore, it maintains the same Federal and State legal and healthcare systems. No passport or visa are required for travel between the United States and Puerto Rico and the USD dollar is the official currency. Part of the former Spanish empire, Puerto Rico is a warm and unique destination full of History. In addition, it offers hotels, cultural activities, scenery, and a gastronomy of world class.
A top destination for medical tourism
Close to the United States and to Canada, medical and dental costs are 40 to 60% cheaper in Puerto Rico than in North America. A great amount of doctors and dentists are trained in the United States and hospital facilities offer a state-of-the-art infrastructure with the most advanced technology. The majority of medical and dental specialists are board certified and hospitals are Joint Commission Accredited (JCAHO/ JCI).
Procedures available in Puerto Rico:
– Bariatric surgery
– Cosmetic surgery