Turkey offers high-quality hospitals and medical centers, health services, tourist resorts as well as five-star hotels. Therefore, Turkey has become the main and preferred destination for many travelers with the aim of medical tourism, coming from the Middle East, Arab and European countries. This has made the Turkish government pay great attention to both the tourism and health sectors through the attention of hospitals, medical centers and medical staff, in addition to its interest in the tourist areas and natural resources used in physiotherapy.

According to statistics, Turkey ranked sixth as one of the most tourist areas in the world with the number of tourists coming to it for medical tourism, whether healthy or medical.

Some of the most common surgical procedures in Turkey are:

Cardiovascular surgery

Cardiovascular surgery is performed in Turkey's hospitals and medical centers and specializes in cardiovascular diseases through a specialized medical staff. The most important surgical procedures are: coronary angiography, catheterization, catheterization with stents, coronary artery bypass surgery, coronary artery bypass surgery, Aortic valve surgery, and mitral valve repair.


The medical staff of the Department of Neurosurgery at the hospitals and medical centers in Turkey treats all brain and neurological diseases in the body for both adults and children. These include: Neurosurgery and Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery Surgery, Spinal Cord Surgery, Brain Tumor Surgery, And neurosurgery in children, especially surgery related to congenital malformations in the brain and nerves.

Eye surgery

Turkey ranks first in the world in the field of ophthalmology, in terms of the number of in-kind surgeries for foreign patients. Statistics show that 40,000 in-kind surgeries are performed in just one year. British patients are at the top of the list of patients coming to Turkey for eye surgery, followed by the Germans and then the Middle East, especially surgical procedures related to the use of laser technology.

Orthopedic surgery and spine

Turkey has become one of the best countries in the world in the field of orthopedic surgery and spine. The Turkish Ministry of Health has supported and developed research on orthopedic and spinal surgery. The Department of Orthopedics and Spine Surgery at Turkish hospitals and medical centers receives patients and adults with problems. In the bones and spine, and one of the most important operations of the spine and is performed in Turkey is the process of disc herniation discus.

Gastric bypass surgery

Gastric reduction is one of the most common and less serious procedures, often requiring one hour of general anesthesia and one night in hospital.

Herniated surgery

It is an operation performed to correct the hernia, which is the appearance of internal organs of the abdomen (intestine often) abnormally through a weak part of the abdominal wall of the abdomen.

Treatment and operation of hemorrhoids

Many people suffer from hemorrhoids, which is the growth and expansion of blood veins in the anus and anal canal. These processes differ in the way they are performed and their physical costs. There are four types of hemorrhoids:

Traditional Surgery (Full Hemorrhoid Removal)

Operation of electrocardiogram

Laser hemorrhoids

The injection process

Operation of red rays

The process of connecting the base of the hemorrhoids with a rubber band to die and fall on its own.


Appendicitis is one of the most common surgical problems. Usually the appendectomy is removed by a wound in the lower right wall of the laparoscope.


The gallbladder is removed when the stones are formed inside or in cases of inflammation of the gallbladder. Laparoscopic surgery is often performed.

organ transplant

Transplantation is a difficult and complicated process, involving the transfer of a member from one body to another, or transferring part of the patient's body to the injured part of the patient's own body, in order to compensate for the damaged organ, ie the exchange of organs and tissues of the body with organs or Part of healthy body organs and tissues. Members that can be transplanted into the patient's body or from a donor to a sick person: kidneys, liver, pancreas, heart, intestines, lungs, bone marrow, bones, cornea, and skin.

Turkey is a pioneer in the field of human organs in terms of its success using equipment and advanced technologies and provides donation centers throughout the country. Turkey has become a leading country in this field, achieving 93% success in liver transplantation and 99% in renal transplantation. Globally in the field of organ transplantation, especially in the case of organ transplants from human to living.


Thyroid gland is removed in hyperthyroidism, which causes hyperthyroidism and hyperthyroidism, or in benign and malignant tumors of the thyroid gland.

Urology Surgery

Medical staff in hospitals and medical centers in Turkey receive urinary tract patients in the Urology Department, conduct tests and analyzes, diagnose the disease, and then prescribe treatment and necessary procedures. Some diseases require surgical intervention through traditional surgeries or through Endoscopy.

Prostate enlargement

Prostate enlargement is known to increase the prostate gland to an abnormal size, affects men with age and leads to uncomfortable urinary symptoms such as obstruction of urine flow outside the bladder and others.

Patients with prostatic hyperplasia prefer to come to Turkey for treatment because of the high quality technology and medical services they find in Turkish hospitals and centers, as well as lower costs.

Skin diseases

There is a significant development in the treatment of skin diseases in Turkey, and the most common skin diseases that can be treated in Turkey are: allergic diseases, psoriasis, vitiligo, eczema, scabies, skin ulcers, as well as treatment of acne and its effects and renewal of facial complexion, And skin cancer of the three types:

  • Basal cell carcinoma
  • Cancer of squamous cells
  • Melanoma (melanoma)

IVF operations

In Turkey, IVF is a type of reproductive technology, known as the process of taking an egg from a woman's ovary and fertilizing it with sperm taken from a man. IVF helps people with reproductive problems, for various reasons, to have a child. The success rate of IVF in Turkey varies from person to person depending on the factors influencing the process. According to the American Pregnancy and Childbirth Association, the rate of reproduction for women under age 35 who undergo IVF in Turkey is 41-43% and this rate is 13-18% for women over the age of 40.

Pediatric Surgery

Pediatric surgery in Turkey has become more common in the area of ​​heart defects, chest problems and tumors. The field of pediatric surgery in Turkey has been studied in all Turkish universities. Many Turkish doctors who work in pediatric surgery have received international certificates from the world's largest universities.