Advanced research and contemporary medical and healing center, located throughout the island, offer daily medical treatment to people with health problems, aiming to prevent, diagnose, treat and maintain health.
In all big cities of Crete, especially in Heraklion, many hospitals and clinics meet the needs of all the islands of southern Greece. Moreover, in every town of the island, there are health centers and community clinics that cover the basic needs of health care.
The existence of appropriate medical structures, the availability of specialized medical and healthcare professionals, the hosting structures for patients and their families (hotels with high standard amenities) as well as the competitive cost of the medical and healthcare services offered, compared to the other countries of the West, make Crete a rapidly developing destination for health travelers.
In Chania and Heraklion, modern centers of artificial insemination can offer their services to visitors from abroad. The existing legislation of Greece for the assisted reproduction for couples and single mothers is more favorable in Greece, compared to other countries.
Moreover, there are modern centers of physical and psychological rehabilitation, as well as Mental Health Centers, in which patients from all over the world can enjoy high standard services.
In big cities, there are public dialysis units, as well as private clinics, offering the chance to Greeks and foreign nefropathics to go on vacation away from home, without jeopardizing their life. Green gardens with pools and perfectly equipped places for dialysis that remind of luxury homes rather than clinics can provide a pleasant and civilized environment for patients who can also enjoy their holidays in Crete.
Mesogeios+ Dialysis Centers
Mesogeios Dialysis Centers were established for the sole purpose of meeting the needs of dialysis patients and having such standards that satisfy their expectations. After considerable study into the particularities of such an endeavour, Mesogeios began structuring a network of high quality Dialysis Units throughout Greece starting off with the unit in Heraklio, Crete.
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In addition, Crete has a huge tradition in invasive methods of correcting ophthalmologic conditions. Hundreds of people from all over Greece and Europe come to Heraklion in order to eliminate conditions such as myopia, astigmatism, hypermetroria and much more. The ophthalmological centers of Crete, in collaboration with the medical faculties of the island and Greece, offer visitors the chance to see life from another ankle.