MedicaTour - Russian representative at the international exhibition SITMMT-2019 in Seoul, South Korea
From 5 till 8.06, General Director of MedicaTour Ltd. Tatiana Sokolov was invited to Seoul for the SITMMT-2019 medical tourism exhibition. 100 hosted buyers from different countries of the world were invited to the event to find new partners and to get acquainted with the possibilities of Korean medicine.
During the exhibition, Tatiana held more than 25 meetings with Korean partners, which resulted in the signing of agreements on cooperation, and also met with representatives of clinics with whom MedicaTour has been already working for several years.
Also, during a visit to Seoul, 2 fam trips were organized with visits to South Korean clinics.
In Korea, the direction of oncology, neurosurgery, orthopedics is very well developed, and check-ups are at the highest level and it can be underwent in quickest time. Also success in plastic surgery has long been known to the whole world.
An interesting meeting was with representatives of the clinic Lee Moonwon. The clinic specializes in hair restoration using national Korean medicine. In the clinic of St. Peter successfully do surgery on treating of Arnold Chiari's disease. Such surgery costs 10,000 dollars. Also, a spinal cord electrostimulation program has been developed for paralyzed patients. Electrodes are implanted in the spinal cord for 2 months. After such treatment, patients begin to walk.
In South Korea, stem cells therapy is officially allowed for multiple sclerosis, and in the clinic Han Yang was invented a drug based on stem cells which treats with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Many South Korean clinics use robotic both Da Vinci, and robots for high-quality joint replacement arthroplasty.
“This is not my first time in Korea. I always enjoy visiting this country. Every time you learn something new and innovative. Organization of Korean events is always at the highest level. Our company has been actively cooperating with South Korean clinics for many years, and we received many excellent reviews about the results of treatment in South Korea, ”Tatiana Sokolov commented her trip.
Also, as the official representative of MedTravelExpo, Tatiana Sokolov has been actively involved in attracting Korean partner clinics to participate in Russian exhibition of medical tourism.