Transplant Surgeon(s) in Thailand
The most popular procedures performed by a Transplant Specialist in Thailand are -
Stem Cell Therapy - Stem cells are the raw cell structure from which the major cells originate. Stem cells when provided with the right circumstances in the human body or laboratory can divide up further giving birth to daughter cells. These daughter cells then go on to form heart muscle cells, brain cells, brain cells etc. Stem Cell therapy is the procedure where stem cells are used to treat a disease. Commonly performed stem cell therapy is known as hematopoietic or blood stem cell transplantation.
Hair Transplant - In a Hair transplant, a Dermatological surgeon moves the hair from the back of the head to the frontal area. It is done to prevent receding hairlines or bald spots. There are two types of hair transplant in which the number of hair strands per graft differs. Two different transplant procedures are called slit grafts and micrografts.
Kidney Transplant - Usually in a transplant procedure, a diseased organ is removed from its existing place and the healthy organ from a living or deceased person is placed in its place. However, in a kidney transplant, the diseased kidney is left in its position and the healthy kidney is placed in the lower portion of the abdomen.
Liver Transplant - The liver is an important part of the body that helps in digestion and detoxification. In the procedure of liver transplant, part of a liver from a person without disabilities who's the right match is cut off and placed in the place of the damaged liver in the patient's body. In the upcoming months, this part grows into a fully functioning liver.
Lung Transplant - Lung transplant is a surgical procedure in which the diseased or failing lung is replaced with a healthy lung of a deceased person.
Transplant is a serious surgery that requires the utmost skill and postoperative care while the patient is in observation. If a patient's body rejects the transplanted organ, there could be some serious complications. Thailand's medical advancement is happening at a rapid stage and the country has come very far in the past decade. Well-equipped facilities and top-level infrastructure has helped Thailand emerge as the leading spot for medical tourism in the Asian subcontinent. Not only have they advanced medically, but they have also been very financially efficient. Getting transplant treatment in Thailand is comparatively cheaper than the other western countries and The United States of America.
The average consulting fees of a Transplant Specialist in Thailand ranges from USD 450 to USD 750.
Thailand ranked 6th in the US-based magazine CEOWORLD in 2019 for the category of the countries with the best healthcare systems. Transplant specialists in Thailand are highly educated and have worked in different countries throughout the world. This allows them to approach medicine in very efficient and uniquely innovative ways. Most doctors and surgeons in Thailand have practiced under both public and private healthcare departments. This gives them the ability to perform well in comfortable as well as tough conditions.
Types of transplant specialists in Thailand —
Heart Transplant Specialist
Lung Transplant Specialist
Liver Transplant Specialist
Dermatological Transplant Specialists (for skin and hair transplants)
Kidney Transplant Specialist