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Bangkok Medical Center is the largest and most comprehensive health care facility in Thailand. Their Bangkok campus has separate buildings for international patients, coronary care, outpatient clinics, and the city's newest, most comprehensive dental clinic. Bangkok International Hospital has pioneered many innovative procedures in the field of robotic-assisted surgery and stem cell therapy.


Vejthani is a private boutique hospital for patients who expect the highest degree of personal care, attractive surroundings, and world-class physicians. In addition to a an excellent dental clinic, Vejthani's primary specialties are laser-assisted joint replacement and cosmetic surgery. Vejthani also has some of the most competitive prices when compared to larger, better known hospitals. The check-up programs described here are carried out in the hospital's Executive Healthcare Center, which is more like a luxury spa than a clinic.

>Most people who reach forty years of age begin to realize that they are not immortal after all. Even if you take great care of yourself you, the deterioration of your body is probably inevitable. In most cases, however, you can can maintain the quality of your life longer by identifying potentially dangerous health problems before they become costly or even life-threatening.

Several Thai hospitals offer a set menu of screening for a broad spectrum of potential health issues that are most common among middle aged and older people, including numerous cancers, cardio-pulmonary problems, health of the liver, pancreas, intestines and other organs, levels of fat and sugar in the blood, and more.

>A comprehensive check-up will take only a few hours, which means your holiday will hardly be interrupted at all. In the end you get a detailed document that you can show to your doctor at home. If any urgent problems are identified, what better place could you be in to deal with them?

>We have compared the options available in the chart below:

Use any of these comprehensive checkup programs and earn 500 Purple Bonus Points. Ask us for details.

Bangkok Int'l Hospital Vejthani Hospital
(two plans)
Bangkok  Hospital
Phuket
Gold
(8 hours)
Platinum
(2 days)
Age: Under 40 Age: Over 40
Physical Examination Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Eye Examination Checked! Checked! Checked!  
Dental examination Checked! Checked! Checked!
Dental Cleaning       Checked! Checked!
Hearing screening Checked!  
Complete Blood Count Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Fasting Blood Sugar Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
SGOT (liver function) Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Alkaline Phosphate (liver) Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
AFP (liver cancer) Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
GGT Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Bilirubin? Checked! Checked! Checked!  
Albumin & Globulin Checked! Checked! Checked!  
BUN Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Creatinine Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Testosterone Checked!  
Free T4 Checked!  
Uric Acid Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Cholesterol/HDL/LDL/
Triglycerides?
Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
CEA (GI cancer screening) Checked! Checked! Checked!   Checked!
PSA screening for
prostate cancer
Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
CA19-9 screening
for pancreatic cancer
Checked! Checked!  
Colonoscope   Checked!    
Urine analysis Checked! Checked! Checked!
Stool exam Checked! Checked! Checked!
Chet x-ray Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
EKG Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
EST (Exercise stress test) Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Ultrasound? abdomen Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Ankle-Brachial Index Checked! Checked! Checked!  
Bone Density   Checked! Checked!    
HBsAg, HBsAb, Anti HCV?
Hepatitis exam
Checked! Checked! Checked!
TSH - thyroid hormone Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
Testosterone     Checked!    
Mental Health Screening       Checked! Checked!
Foot massage Checked! Checked!  
Snack while awaiting results Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!
500 Purple Bonus Points Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked! Checked!

Costs range from 9,000 to 27,000 Thai baht (approximately US$265 to $795). Please contact hospitals directly for current prices. Individual texts may be subject to change, although no changes will apply after you reserve and pay.