We are pleased to announce that MedicaTour and Jazeera Airways are launching a joint project to attract Arab patients to Russia for treatment. Negotiations were held today, and further cooperation on this issue is planned.
On September 13, the Turkish-Russian Workshop, organized by the Turkish company TRUST together with the Russian medical tourism company MedicaTour, was successfully held. 25 Turkish hospitals from different regions of Turkey came to the event: Memorial, Medicana, Medipol, Medical Park, BHT clinic, Algomed Hospital and others.
On August 9, negotiations between the management of the MedicaTour company and the Trade Adviser of the Embassy took place in Moscow at the Embassy of the Republic of Turkey. During the discussion, the ways of further cooperation between our countries in the development of medical tourism were outlined.
Oncology treatment with heavy ions has become available for MedicaTour patients. This technique is considered better than proton therapy and X-rays.
Our company has been offering innovative treatment for cancer patients for many years.We offer immunotherapy with dendritic cells in some countries and finally we started working on this issue with Japan, namely with the Hasumi Protocol (HITV).
From July 3-6, the management of the MedicaTour company paid a business visit to the city of Bursa for the first time, namely the Doruk hospital network at the invitation of the owners and top managers of this network. During the visit, many joint plans were outlined for the development of business and Russian-Turkish cooperation between our countries.
Recently, representatives of the largest private hospital group in Germany, Sana Hospital Group, contacted the management of MedicaTour with a proposal for cooperation. Our company has been working with Germany for a very long time, but there has never been such a major player in our German portfolio. After several online meetings and negotiations, a contract was agreed and signed.
Our company has been developing the direction of treatment in Russia for a long time and every day we receive more and more requests from patients from all over the world for treatment in Russian hospitals and medical centers and, in particular, in Moscow. In order to regulate and develop this area, MedicaTour, together with the Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry, decided to gather a group of professionals from medical tourism and other related industries (tourism, medical equipment, carriers, insurance, hotels) and organized Moscow Expert Council on Medical Tourism, which was chaired by the Founder and CEO of MedicaTour Tatiana Sokolov.
The management of the MedicaTour company met and held talks with the Doruk hospital network, which are located in the city of Bursa in Turkey. As a result of the negotiations, a cooperation agreement was signed and the first steps for interaction were outlined.
On May 22, a large industry conference organized by the Committee on Tourism of the City of Moscow "Tourism of Moscow: New Horizons" took place. CEO of the company "MedicaTour" was invited to participate in the business panel "Cooperation of the tourist community, medical organizations and the city: new formats of interaction".
From May 2 to May 6, the Indian hospital Arihant from Dehradun, together with the company MedicaTour, organized an advertising trip to India to the city of Dehradun, to the Arihant hospital. The Russian delegation included representatives of medical tourism, tourism, Russian doctors, the director of a charitable foundation and a representative of medical insurance. The Indian side organized a great reception, the tour program was very rich and interesting.
On April 26, the defense of dissertations for Chinese students of the joint-Russian-Chinese Master's degree module for the qualification "Doctor of Management in healthcare" took place at University MISIS. This is the first pilot project to train Chinese students at MISIS. The general director of "MedicaTour" Tatiana Sokolov taught Chinese students in the educational module "Healthcare". And on April 26, her first student successfully defended himself. The project has not been completed yet, dissertations will be defended in June 2023.
On April 25, medical tourism experts met and negotiated at the Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The proposal to create an expert council on medical tourism on the basis of the Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry was considered.
On April 20, at the initiative of the Trade and Economic Department of the Spanish Embassy in Moscow, a business breakfast was organized for representatives of various spheres of Russian business. The management of the MedicaTour company represented the direction of medical tourism.
First Genetics is a Russian laboratory that has many years of experience in the field of genetics, laboratory diagnostics and bioinformatics. The laboratory conducts unique studies, for example, studies on the carriage of gene diseases, sequencing of the mitochondrial genome, chromosomal micromatrix analysis, studies to confirm progressive Duchenne/Becker muscular dystrophy, genetic testing of oncology and other studies.
Recently, the management of the MedicaTour company was invited to the office of the Russian laboratory Dialab to discuss possible joint projects. During the negotiations, some "points of contact" were found and the first test versions of interaction were planned.
Recently, negotiations between the MedicaTour company and Bangkok Hospital Pattaya took place in Moscow. At the meeting, possible options for interaction and the development of further cooperation were touched upon, as well as the upcoming joint events of the two sides were planned.
During a recent visit to Istanbul, management of MedicaTour visited the Metabolic Surgery Clinic of Dr. Alper Celik. Doctor is a professor and president of Metabolic Foundation and Metabolic Association in Turkey. The clinic of Dr. Celik performs unique metabolic operations for the treatment of type 2 diabetes - ileum interposition.
From 19 to 22.02, the management of the MedicaTour company was invited on a business visit to inspect the Memorial Hospital in Istanbul. Treatment in the Memorial Hospitals covers absolutely all pathologies, both for adults and for children. Everything is provided for the convenience and comfort of patients.
We are pleased to announce that MedicaTour company is starting to work with a network of dental clinics El Dentista in Egypt, in the cities of Hurghada, Cairo and Marsa el Alam. Negotiations were held in Moscow with the owner of the clinic, maxillofacial surgeon Tarek Abo El Haggag about further cooperation.
On 19 and 20.01.2023, a major medical tourism event TRUST medical tourism exhibition & B2B meeting event was held in Antalya. MedicaTour, at the request of the organizers, gathered and brought to the event a delegation of buyers from Russia, as well as invited colleagues and partners from other countries. In total, the delegation consisted of 34 people from Russia, Germany, Croatia, Israel, Georgia, Azerbaijan and Tunisia. These were representatives of medical tourism agencies, doctors, representatives of Russian clinics and insurance companies.
On January 25 and 26, medical tourism company MedicaTour, Yusupov Hospital (Moscow) and LIV Bona Dea Clinic (Baku, Azerbaijan) organized free consultations of a world-famous specialist, associate professor, doctor of medical sciences, neurosurgeon Mukhittin Emre Altunrende on the basis of the Yusupov hospital. In two days, the doctor consulted more than 30 patients both in person and online.
In early December, at the MedTravelExpo-2022 exhibition in Moscow, the stand of the MedicaTour company was visited by a delegation of the Embassy of the Republic of Sri Lanka in Russia to get acquainted and discuss possible further cooperation. As a result of the meeting, representatives of MedicaTour were invited to the Embassy for negotiations on the development of medical tourism in Sri Lanka, as well as the export of medical services in Russia. At the meeting at the Embassy, the main aspects of cooperation were worked out, further ways of interaction were outlined, and the next events for the exchange of experience between Russian and Sri Lankan specialists were planned.
We are pleased to announce that MedicaTour has started collaboration with a new partner in India - Arihant Hospital, which is located in Dehradun, one of the most beautiful cities in India. The chief physician and the owner of the hospital, Dr. Abhishek Jain, recently visited Moscow to personally get acquainted with the management of MedicaTour and to discuss the terms of cooperation. The doctor visited the largest Russian exhibition of medical tourism MedTravelExpo-2022, talked with Russian colleagues, and after the event met personally with MedicaTour management to discuss future cooperation and to sign an agreement. Since this was the first visit to Russia for our esteemed guest, and, in particular, to Moscow, we organized for a doctor a small city tour.
In mid-2022, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared that medicine in Cuba has reached the highest level and is recognized as one of the most progressive models in the world. Cuba invests huge funds in the development of new drugs and methods for the treatment of such complex diseases as meningitis, hepatitis, diabetes, Parkinson's disease, psoriasis, vitiligo, as well as the entire spectrum of oncological diseases. The MedicaTour company has signed a cooperation agreement on the treatment of patients in Cuba within the framework of the MedTravelExpo 2022 exhibition.