Turkey has emerged as a leading destination for hair transplant, says the RNCOS in its recent report "Turkey Medical Tourism Outlook 2017". With the growing acceptance of medical tourism, people who need hair transplant and hair loss treatment considering a treatment abroad as a low cost option. Since 2005, the number of tourists to Turkey for hair transplantation has increased at a rapid pace.

The main reason is that it is a preferred destination for hair transplant: quality treatment at an affordable price. The cost of transplantation in Turkey is about one third that of Europe. In addition to providing treatment for a lower price, Turkey has also changed the method of treatment: the FUE method bloodless, painless, non-surgical and transparent. Therefore, the surgery can be performed more quickly since it is not necessary to remove the skin.However, hair transplant patients come mostly from Arab countries.

In addition to hair transplant, the report also highlights other emerging segments for medical tourism such as dentistry, cosmetic surgery, treatment of infertility, eye treatment, etc.