Czech Republic

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Healthcare system

Healthcare is of a high standard and readily available, although recent cuts mean that public hospitals are not as good as private ones. ...

Health insurance

For Czech citizens, foreigners with permanent residence in the Czech Republic and employees of companies located in the Czech Republic, participation in the public healthcare system through financial ...

Facts and figures

Capital : Prague
Population : 10.6 million
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Medical tourism

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Healthcare system

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Facts and figures

General InformationSource

Capital : Prague
Population : 10.6 million
Main languages spoken : Czech
Main religion : Christianity
International dialling code : +420
Internet domain : .cz
Gross National income (GNI) per capita : 25530 US $
WHO 2015

Tourism data

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Population profile

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Healthcare workforce

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OECD 2016
Dentists (total) : Login to view
OECD 2016
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Healthcare expenditure

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Healthcare provision

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Healthcare activity

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Health profile

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Deaths due to HIV/AIDS (per 100 000 population) : Login to view
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Prevalence of Obesity (BMI >30) : Login to view
OECD 2017

Cosmetic surgery

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Obesity surgery

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Metabolic / Bariatric Surgery Worldwide 2014
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Metabolic / Bariatric Surgery Worldwide 2011

Medical tourism

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Industry participants

Find hospitals and clinics, agents and facilitators, services and other organisations operating in the medical travel industry that are based in Czech Republic.

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Featured organisations

Sanatorium Repromeda

Clinic in Brno

Sanatorium REPROMEDA, infertility treatment and assisted reproduction clinic, was founded in 1999 in Brno, Czech Republic. It is a clinic of experts in the field of reproductive medicine and assisted reproduction. Sanatorioum REPROMEDA provides services i

Medical Prague

Medical travel agency in Prague

Medical Prague is a medical tourism facilitator in the Czech Republic, Prague. Medical Prague connects with hospitals and medical specialists with a strong reputation for excellence, to provide international patients with the best possible care. Thanks to their cutting-edge equipment and dental professionals they can provide you with all kinds of treatment. They provide services such as dental implants, teeth whitening, endodontic treatment and surgical extraction.

Medical Travel

Medical travel agency in Prague

MEDICAL TRAVEL offers cosmetic surgery in Prague, Czech Republic. Cosmetic surgery procedures on offer include abdominoplasty, rhinoplasty and liposuction.

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