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Having surgery in Brazil -- Medical Tourism

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Joyce speaks with Alex Lifshitz of Sphera International, one of the many companies specializing in "medical tourism." Medical travel has become a growing trend in the healthcare industry. Patients all over America choose to travel abroad for surgeries and procedures as an effective way to get safe low-cost/high-quality care. Already a hotspot for plastic surgery, Brazil is known for its beautiful tranquil beaches, fabulous shopping, and rich culture. Alex and Joyce will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of having surgery outside the United States.