Cost Of Treatment Comparison

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Medical procedures in the Philippines are very cost-effective. In fact, they can be 40-80 percent cheaper compared to US Hospitals. As for the experience and expertise of medical professional in the Philippines, they don't fall back short either. Medical staff and professionals are highly-trained to international standards and many doctors also have Western training. Hospitals also bear state-of-the-art facilities and equipment. English is also a widely spoken language among the medical staff and general public.

The following are cost comparisons between medical procedures in the Philippines and equivalent procedures in the United States: 

  US Hospitals Philippine Hospitals Average Savings
Medical Procedures      
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery $70,000 - $133,000 $11,500 - $17,500 83% - 86%
Heart-valve Replacement $75,000 - $140,000 $14,000 - $21,000 81% - 85%
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass $35,000 - $52,000 $2,000 - $3,500 92% - 94%
Hip Replacement $33,000 - $57,000 $5,000 - $7,600 84% - 86%
Knee Replacement $30,000 - $53,000 $5,200 - $7,700 82% - 85%
Prostate surgery (TURP
procedure)
$10,000 - $16,000 $1,500 - $2,700 83% - 85%
Liver Transplant $290,000 - $310,000 $120,000 - $150,000 51% - 58%
Kidney Transplant $200,000 - $250,000 $23,000 - $25,000 88% - 90%
Plastic and Reconstructive
Surgery
     
Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty) $6,000 - $10,000 $3,000 - $4,000 50% - 60%
Face Lift (rhytidectomy) $10,500 -16,000 $3,500 - $4,500 66% - 71%
Breast Augmentation
(Mammoplasty)
$7,500 - $8,500 $3,000 - $3,500 58% - 60%
Breast Reduction $8,000 - $10,000 $3,000 - $3,200 62% - 68%
Complete Liposuction
(lipoplasty)
$13,000 - $14,000 $3,000 - $4,000 71% - 76%
Nose Surgery (Rhinoplasty) $5,500 - $6,500 $2,000 - $2,500 61% - 63%
Eye / Ophthalmology      
Cataract surgery $1,500 - $2,500 $800 - $900 46% - 64%
General and Cosmetic
Dentistry
     
Dental Implant $3,500 - $5,500 $500 - $600 85% - 89%

Source: http://www.health-tourism.com/philippines-medical-tourism/