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LIV Hospital and PlacidWay Join To Expand Global and Accredited Medical Tourism in Turkey
LIV Hospital, a multidisciplinary medical facility located in Istanbul, Turkey and PlacidWay medical tourism company joined hands to help patients from all over the world get easy access to revolutionary techniques by JCI.
LIV Hospital has been opened in early 2013, and, in a matter of months it has become the first general hospital from Turkey to receive the German TÜV Quality Certification and also the first hospital worldwide which has been granted the Joint Commission International accreditation in the first 7 months since its inauguration.
Combining the DaVinci and Acrobat Navigator technology, TrueBeam™ STx imaging, Volumetric Intensity Modulated Arc Therapy and Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy, LIV Hospital is able to offer revolutionary treatment for various types of cancer, in a shorter period of time and with a higher precision compared to traditional methods.
LIV Hospital is also proud to be a regional leader in the field of robotic surgery, used for gastric cancer surgery, colon-rectal surgery, obesity, gynecological surgeries, heart surgery, urology and Knee replacement surgery with state-of-the-
"The use of robotic surgical systems has numerous advantages. While modern laparoscopic systems give only a two-dimensional vision, robotic systems give the surgeon a three-dimensional field of vision and depth, providing arms that, unlike the human hand, never tire and permit an unprecedented continuity in complicated operations. Since robotic systems surpass the human's hand ability to perform microscopic surgeries, this technology enables ease of movement, enhancing delicacy and dexterity and thus minimizing damage to surrounding tissue," said LIV Hospital' Medical Director Professor Asoğlu.
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"Thanks to LIV Hospital, patients in Asia, Europe and Middle East can now access better treatments through technologies and techniques which, until recently, were only available in few countries. PlacidWay and LIV Hospital have joined efforts for the same goal: that of helping patients access the best of the best in accredited medical tourism providers, and we are determined to continuously give access to high quality healthcare,"
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About PlacidWay Medical Tourism:
PlacidWay (http://www.placidway.com) is a leader in the global medical tourism industry and its goal is to offer up to date information and resources regarding medical travel, international providers, treatments, procedures and destinations for international travelers.