Yes, the main driving force behind medical tourism is the difference in price. Plastic surgery can cost you a fortune in Australia and New Zealand. And if it is purely for cosmetic purposes, insurance won’t cover it. Here’s the cost comparison for a couple of popular plastic surgeries:
Cost of Breast Augmentation in Australia: AUD $16,500
Cost of Breast Augmentation in New Zealand: NZD $17,400
Cost of Breast Augmentation in Samui: AUD $6,400 / NZD $7,050
Cost of butt lift in Australia: AUD $19,000
Cost of butt lift in New Zealand: NZD $20,845
Cost of butt lift in Samui: AUD $4,623 / NZD $5,070
World-Class Plastic Surgeons
A lot depends on the competence of your plastic surgeon. Don’t think that the lower prices mean a lower cadre of surgeons will be available to you in Koh Samui. There are plenty of world-class surgeons in Thailand. Many of them have been trained at least partially in the west. They are supported by a well-trained support staff that helps deliver an overall excellent surgical solution for international medical tourists.
Of course, a great surgeon also needs a great clinic. Rest assured, that Samui doesn’t disappoint in this regard either. There are many modern clinics here equipped with cutting-edge surgical technology. These places enable the brilliant surgeons in Thailand to do their best work, offering you a comfortable experience while delivering excellent surgical results.
Chance of a Holiday
Koh Samui is the second largest island in Thailand. This beautiful island is famous for its palm-fringed beaches, amazing spas and luxury resorts. It is not only a great place for affordable and reliable plastic surgery, but an amazing tourist spot as well. With the money you save on the surgery, you can easily afford to enjoy a nice holiday in Thailand.
Easy to Find the Right Clinic
All of the above qualities would have faced a bottle neck if there wasn’t a way to easily find the best clinics in Samui. Thanks to Medical Departures, that’s not the case. On our portal you can easily find the best clinics with a few clicks. Clinics are screened and only the best ones added to our listing.
If you need some recommendations for plastic surgery, review Samui’s best 3 clinics here:
Pay in Instalments
You can make the plastic surgery in Samui even more practical by opting for a payment plan. If you’re interested in this, you can contact our team and we may be able to create a payment plan for you.
Plastic surgeries often have downtimes. It’s best to spend that time as relaxed as possible. Samui is the perfect place for this. Far away from home and prying eyes, you can rest and recover peacefully on this beautiful Thai island.
So, are you thinking about getting plastic surgery? Samui and its amazing surgeons and clinics await you. Go ahead and plan your trip.