Blog - Archive: November 2013

Bilingual Physician in Mexico

Posted by Dr. Santiago Hernandez, November 15, 2013

img_pod_patientMexico is the nearest country to the US and Canada that offers cost-effective medical treatment. With the increasing numbers of foreign visitors there is a greater need for physicians in Mexico to be bilingual. The good news is that the vast majority of medical staff working as physicians in Mexico are bilingual.

Indeed, many physicians that are native to Mexico actually received their education in the United States and have an excellent command of the English language together with an understanding of the cultural differences.  You will also find many English speaking doctors that have relocated to Mexico to work in state of the art clinics that are used for medical travel; basically finding a physician in Mexico who speaks english won’t be hard. Continue reading…

Natural Concerns About Undergoing Surgery In Mexico

Posted by Dr. Santiago Hernandez, November 1, 2013

IMG_8673381896975The popularity of receiving treatment overseas in exotic locations such as Mexico is worrying home grown surgeons. Industry authorities in both the US and the UK have issued statements warning people of the dangers of medial travel, but the fact of the matter is that patients have no more concerns about going abroad than they would have if they were undergoing surgery in their own country. To put your mind at ease we have put together a list of frequently asked questions about surgery in Mexico, together with the answers. Continue reading…