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Medical tourism brought $215M and 50K patients to Colombia in 2013
Mar 20, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Medical tourism brought $215M and 50K patients to Colombia in 2013

posted by Andrew Wight

Colombia is finally making a mark in global medical tourism, recording a 61%  increase in the dollar value of the trade in 2013, according to government figures.

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‘Colombia’s fattest baby’ to recieve medical treament in Bogota
Mar 18, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

‘Colombia’s fattest baby’ to recieve medical treament in Bogota

posted by Andrew Wight

Bogota doctors will attempt to save the life of a toddler who currently weighs 44 pounds, similar to a typical child of five or six.

Health & Beauty

Feb 25, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

Colombia at ‘the forefront of robotic science in Latin America’ (VIDEO)

posted by Joey O'Gorman

Colombia on Friday became the first Latin American country to use robotic science in a pediatric operation. Surgeons in Bogota’s Marly Clinic operated on a two-year-old boy to remove a  Full Article »

Health & Beauty

Nov 28, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Alberto Martinez

posted by Kristin Eckland

Dr. Alberto Martinez is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine. This means that he primarily sees and treats patients with sports –related and repetitive motion injuries such as rotator  Full Article »

Health & Beauty

Nov 15, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Colombian scientist trials new malaria vaccine

posted by Esteban Refshauge

A Colombian researcher claims that human trials of a new synthetic malaria vaccine will begin within a year and a half, according to local media Thursday. Colombian scientist Manuel Elkin  Full Article »

Health & Beauty

Nov 14, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Plastic surgeon Dr. Freddy Sanabria

posted by Adriaan Alsema

To see Dr. Freddy Sanabria in the operating room is a delight, as he is one of Colombia’s most outstanding plastic surgeons. Quality check Highly recommendedHighly skilled surgeon operating in  Full Article »

Health & Beauty

Nov 7, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Thoracic surgeon Dr. Mauricio Velasquez

posted by Kristin Eckland

Dr. Mauricio Velasquez is probably one of the most famous thoracic surgeons that you’ve never heard of. He conducts thoracic surgery at the Fundacion Valle del Lili in Cali, which  Full Article »

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