Turkey

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Healthcare system

The healthcare infrastructure and disease burden of Turkey’s major cities, such as Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir, approach European standards, Eastern Turkey is on a different level. Vast developmental ...

Health insurance

For many years, 3 different agencies administered Turkey’s health care system: SSK (which covered employees), Bağ-Kur, (which covered the self-employed), and Emekli Sandık (which covered retired g ...

Facts and figures

Capital : Ankara
Population : 74.5 million
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Medical tourism

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Events

HESTOUREX - 3rd World Health Sport Alternative Tourism Congress & Exhibition

04 April, 2019 to 07 April, 2019

Antalya

The 3rd World Health Sport Alternative Tourism Congress & Exhibition will take place on April 4th 2019 in Antalya, Turkey.

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Healthcare system

Within this section, you will find details of how the healthcare system in Turkey is set up and operates. Sign up for an IMTJ Country Subscription for access, or login if you're already a subscriber.



Health insurance

Within this section, you will find details of how state and privately funded health insurance in Turkey work. Sign up for an IMTJ Country Subscription for access, or login if you're already a subscriber.



Facts and figures

General InformationSource

Capital : Ankara
Population : 74.5 million
Main languages spoken : Turkish, Kurdish
Main religion : Islam
International dialling code : +90
Internet domain : .tr
Gross National income (GNI) per capita : 18760 US $
WHO 2015

Tourism data

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World Bank 2015
International outbound tourists : Login to view
World Bank 2015

Population profile

Life expectancy (male) : Login to view
OECD / WHO 2015
Life expectancy (female) : Login to view
OECD / WHO 2015
Population over 65 : Login to view
UN 2015
Population over 80 : Login to view
UN 2015

Healthcare workforce

Physicians (total) : Login to view
WHO 2010
Physicians (per 1,000 population) : Login to view
OECD 2016
General Medical Practitioners (total) : Login to view
OECD 2016
General Medical Practitioners (per 1,000 population) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Specialist Medical Practitioners (total) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Specialist Medical Practitioners (per 1,000 population) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Nurses (total) : Login to view
OECD
Nurses (per 1,000 population) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Dentists (total) : Login to view
WHO 2010
Dentists (per 1,000 population) : Login to view
OECD 2016

Healthcare expenditure

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WHO 2012
Healthcare expenditure as % of GDP : Login to view
WHO 2015
Government expenditure on health as % of total government expenditure : Login to view
WHO 2015
Per capita government expenditure on health : Login to view
WHO 2015
Private expenditure on health as a percentage of total expenditure on health : Login to view
WHO 2015

Healthcare provision

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OECD 2016
Public hospitals : Login to view
OECD 2016
Private hospitals : Login to view
OECD 2016
Total hospital beds : Login to view
OECD 2016
No of hospital beds (per 1,000 population) : Login to view
OECD 2016
CT scanners (per 1 million population) : Login to view
OECD 2016
MRI scanners (per 1 million population) : Login to view
OECD 2016
PET scanners (per 1 million population) : Login to view
OECD 2016

Healthcare activity

Hospital discharges : Login to view
OECD 2016
Coronary angioplasty (per 100,000) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Hip replacement (per 100,000) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Knee replacement (per 100,000) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Cataract surgery (per 100,000) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Hospitals - Average length of stay : Login to view
OECD 2016
Hospitals - Occupancy : Login to view
OECD 2016

Health profile

Breast cancer: Female mortality rate (per 100,000) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Prostate cancer: Male mortality rate (per 100,000) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Ischemic heart disease: Male mortality rate (per 100,000) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Ischemic heart disease: Female mortality rate (per 100,000) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Deaths due to HIV/AIDS (per 100 000 population) : Login to view
OECD 2016
Prevalence of Obesity (BMI >30) : Login to view
OECD 2017

Cosmetic surgery

Number of plastic surgeons : Login to view
ISAPS 2016
Total cosmetic: All procedures : Login to view
ISAPS 2016
Total cosmetic: Surgical procedures : Login to view
ISAPS 2016
Breast procedures : Login to view
ISAPS 2016
Face and head procedures : Login to view
ISAPS 2016
Total cosmetic: Non-surgical procedures : Login to view
ISAPS 2016

Obesity surgery

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Metabolic / Bariatric Surgery Worldwide 2014
Number of metabolic/bariatric surgeons : Login to view
Metabolic / Bariatric Surgery Worldwide 2011

Medical tourism

Within this section, you will find information on medical tourism numbers, our estimate of inbound and outbound medical tourists (where they can be reliably ascertained) and news that provides estimates of medical tourism activity in Turkey. Sign up for an IMTJ Country Subscription for access, or login if you're already a subscriber.

Events

HESTOUREX - 3rd World Health Sport Alternative Tourism Congress & Exhibition

04 April, 2019 to 07 April, 2019

Antalya

The 3rd World Health Sport Alternative Tourism Congress & Exhibition will take place on April 4th 2019 in Antalya, Turkey.

 
 

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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 Turkey.

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Featured organisations

Overmedical

Medical travel agency in Istanbul

Overmedical in Istanbul, Turkey works with an experienced team of specialists to provide high quality, affordable treatment in the fields of cosmetic surgery, aesthetic medicine, hair transplantation, cosmetic dentistry, eye health and laser eye surgery, and obesity surgery. Experienced in welcoming international patients to Turkey, they provide support every step of the treatment journey, from help with selecting the most appropriate treatment and planning travel, through to postoperative care.

DK Hair Klinik

Clinic in Antalya

DK Hair Klinik in Antalya, Turkey is a well-established dermatology clinic specialising in FUE hair transplant and aesthetic procedures. The expert team comprises a leading cosmetic dermatologist, a physician specialising in hair transplant and experienced nurses, all of whom are approved by the International Society of Hair Restoration (ISHRS).

traWeLove treatment abroad

Private hospital in Antalya

traWeLove treatment abroad in Antalya, Turkey, provides a complete healthcare package to patients seeking high quality cosmetic surgery, dentistry, hair transplant surgery, eye surgery and obstetrics and gynaecology at affordable prices. They provide a wide range of treatments including laser eye surgery (LASIK), facelift, breast augmentation, liposuction, botox, dental implants, follicular unit extraction (hair transplantation).

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