El salvador


El Salvador Medical Tourism - State of the art facilities, low prices, qualified doctors, and proximity to the US

El Salvador is the smallest and most densely populated country in Central America. It is surrounded by Guatemala, Honduras, and the Pacific Ocean. Unfortunately, El Salvador has a bad reputation in terms of safety, however there is a strong police presence in tourist areas and you can request a police escort during hiking excursions free of charge. Most major crime is localized to neighborhoods with no interest to tourists, however take care not to wear flashy jewelry or have an expensive camera out in plain sight.

El Salvador is a beautiful country with mountains, national parks, volcanoes and the best waves for surfing. Such natural wonders coupled with the country’s move toward safety and democracy in order to boost its tourism industry, usually convinces most people to experience the many wonderful things that El Salvador has to offer.


Its move toward democracy and its proximity to the United States are putting El Salvador on the fast track to becoming a medical tourism hub. Private hospitals in the country have state of the art facilities and are staffed with qualified doctors who are able to spend ample time with patients. The most popular procedures sought by medical tourists are cosmetic surgery and dental treatments, both of which you can get for a fraction of the cost compared to the U.S.