Director of Health Tourism: Mr. Seyed Rafie Hosseini
Cell: 0098 915 141 7560
Medical tourism is rapidly becoming a worldwide. Iran has a high potential for this industry .The unique combination of experience, facilities and natural resources is the key to success of the Iranian health care system. As we know it today, Iran was known as a destination for treatment of Muslims, attracting thousands of visitors from Persian Gulf countries.
Zahedan, at the southeast of the Iran, is a city blessed with an incredible historical background, culture, and peace of mind. While you are visiting Iran for fertility, eye surgery, cosmetic surgery, or any other affordable medical treatment, why not take advantage of all that zahedan has to offer?
There are many benefits to choosing Zahedan as a medical tourism destination, from the affordable treatments and fantastic customer service to a wide range of tourist attractions.
Zahedan has been receiving foreign patients, each year, especially from the Arabic countries lying on the shores of the Persian Gulf and also Pakistan and Afghanistan. Having over tens of equipped university, charity and private specialty and subspecialty hospitals, this city provides a vast range of medical services through experienced and skillful doctors.
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The following are some special medical services offered to the patients in Zahedan:
- Organ Transplantation: Including liver, renal, and bone marrow transplant.
- Eye Surgery
- ENT Surgery
- Cerebral Vascular Angioplasty
- Hepatic Artery Angioplasty
- Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy for various cancers
- Slimming Services and Skin and Cosmetic Surgery
- Cardiovascular Surgery
- Hip and knee orthopedics and Arthroplasty.
- Infertility Treatment through Assisted reproductive technologies (ART) such as in vitro fertilization (IVF).
An analysis of the costs of the various procedures shows that treatment costs in Iran are much lower as compared to the developed countries. Iran is also very cost competitive as compared to its regional competitors, including Turkey, UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Bahrain as well as southeast Asian countries such as Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, and India.
Medical and surgical procedures in Zahedan cost only 20 to 25 percent of the same in USA or UK. The official language of Zahedan is Persian/Farsi and Urdu, but English & Arabic are spoken and understood by a majority of the doctors and health staff.
All hospitals in Zahedan are under close supervision of Zahedan University of Medial Sciences. Foreign patients coming to Zahedan hospitals can refer to this organization to get informed about their legal rights.
Mr. Seyed Rafie Hosseini, Director of Health Tourism, at the office of vice chancellor for Treatment is responsible for required coordination as well as developing the mechanisms relevant to health tourism at Zahedan University of Medical Sciences.
Hopefully all who are active in this realm will be able to get more services with less time and money both in quality and quantity.
Why Iran and Why Zahedan?
You can take advantage of IRAN’s tourist attractions and many historic sites and leisure opportunities.
In IRAN you can find high quality medical services in hospitals with modern equipment with the highest world standards.
IRANIAN doctors and medical experts are famous for the expertise all around the world.
Because of Iranian Rial’s low rates compared to other currencies, the cost of medical services is very much affordab