It is always advisable to have knowledge of your financial situation and expensive, early, especially if you want to travel to another country for medical, diagnostics and treatment purposes. That is why, our team at Wannabetaller.com, thoroughly informs you about all the expensive beforehand, so that you have knowledge of all the expenses before you plan and finalize your trip; thus avoiding any misunderstandings and inconveniences.
Currently, these are the listed surgical methods that we are offering our patients, their prices and recovery durations:
- “HOLYFIX” Methodology – with recovery times between 9 to 12 months; Cost 18,000 euro (2019)
- “LON” Methodology – with recovery times is between 3 to 5 months; Cost 24,000 euro (2019)
- “PRECICE 2.2” Methodology – where recovery time is approximately 2.5 months; Cost 45,000 euro (2019)
- “PRECICE STRYDE” Methodology – where recovery time is approximately 2.5 months; Cost 58,500 euro (2019)
Moreover, for a thorough, healthy and smooth limb lengthening experience, we provide the following facilities, which are included in the total price that we charge:
- Meeting and greeting our patients at the airports, including all transportation, to and from their hotels & hospitals
- Accommodation in a 5-star hotel (1 to 3 days)
- An English-speaking caretaker who will assist our patients 24/7
- A Complimentary Istanbul tour, including historical and touristic visits, boat tours and meals in our famous Turkish restaurants
- All necessary medical examinations before the surgical operation
- 5 to 7 days of hospitalization
- Physiotherapist’s assistance and all medications are covered, during the patient’s hospitalization
- Walkers, crutches & wheelchairs
- Transportation to the airport upon departure
- FREE consultation with doctors and consultants, whenever the patient’s needs, even after lengthening process has been completed.
It is important to notify our patients that this stated price also includes the following costs, in addition, to the surgery itself:
- All hospital charges relating to the operating room and recovery room.
- Surgeon fees.
- Anesthesiologist fees.
- Surgery assistant fees.
- Hospital fees (Internal medicine doctors will be available during the entire hospitalization period).
Generally, after the surgical operation and on the 5th day of hospitalization, we let the patients return to the comfort of their homes where they can easily continue the lengthening procedure at their own pace; while being in constant communication with their doctors, either through WhatsApp, Email, Skype or other communication methods. We are always here to help you for all your concerned questions and queries.
However, for your comfort and peace of mind, we have facilities, which can enable you to stay close to your doctors in Istanbul as well. For such a service, we provide two different packages:
- Accommodation at a 3-star hotel including 3 meals per day: 1250 euro
- Physiotherapy (1 session per week): 120 euro
- X-rays: 150 euro
- Medications: 80 euro
Total: 1,600 euro per month
- Accommodation at a 4 to 5-star hotel including 3 meals per day: 1950 euro
- Physiotherapy (1 session every two days): 450 euro
- X-rays: 150 euro
- Medications: 200 euro
Total: 2,750 euro per month
Transportation and Accommodation
When you decide to visit our hospital and come to Istanbul, we will be waiting for you at the airport to welcome and greet you. You will then be acquainted with the hospital staff and the doctors and will get detailed information about the surgery and post-surgery period. We are sure that you will fall in love our medical teams, doctors and our caring and friendly staff..
Individual patient counselling
You will always be able to get in touch with your patient counselor in your mother tongue in order to solve problems with follow-up of procedures, appointments or any other problems. We will do our best to make you as one of us and not get any feeling of being a foreigner in our country.
We will accompany you in your (and your companion or family members) hospitalization procedures and pre-operative examinations in order to make you feel psychologically comfortable. The average length of a hospital stay for limb lengthening surgery is 5 days. In order if you demand to stay more, you can stay in our hospital for 2 more days. We are happy to serve you in whatever that you may require, so that you achieve your targets comfortably.
Housekeeping staff will come to your room each day to clean. If you are asleep or the timing is inappropriate they will come back later or the next day.
Private, Comfortable Patient Rooms
Our patient rooms are well equipped to ensure your hospital stay is as comfortable as possible. Each room is equipped with a television. You can have a good time with your companion (if you have) in a private room, you will be able to freely use our multimedia services (TV, Internet).
Calling Your Nurse
A button to call your nurse is located at your bedside. When the button is activated the nursing station is alerted that you need assistance. A staff member will respond to your signal as soon as possible. Also, each bathroom has an emergency nurse call button.
Bed and Bed Rails
For your convenience, beds can be adjusted electronically. Control panels are located at your bedside. Your nurse will explain how the controls work. For your protection and safety, there may be times when the side rails on your bed will be raised. If the rails are up on your bed, please press the nurse call button for help before trying to get out of the bed.
Patient Meal Service
Your diet is an important part of your recovery. Our goal is to provide you with an enjoyable dining experience while at the facility. Our menus offer wholesome, nourishing and well-balanced meals. If you are on a special diet prescribed by your physician, you will receive meals tailored to those specific needs. Your meal may be delayed if you are scheduled for a special test or treatment. Whenever possible, your meal will be served soon after your test or examination is complete. If not, please inform a member of your care team. We hope you will enjoy our high-quality food service.
Accommodation After Discharging
If you want to be close to the doctor and feel more comfortable after the limb lengthening surgery, we will perform the necessary placement procedures for you to have a healthy lengthening process in 4 or 5 star hotels depending on your preference. We will provide you with information about how long you need to stay at hotel before you travel. We offer 2 packages that include: stay at hotel (depending on your preference), meal – 3 times in a day, wound dressing, physiotherapy and regular check-ups.
A successful surgical operation always requires a successful follow-up. The nurse who will help your during post-op period will come to visit you at hotel and provide necessary health checks. If need be or desired by you, your nurse will perform your wound dressing procedures, in person. You will also be provided with the necessary medical examinations under your doctor’s supervision at a predetermined time intervals.
Physical therapy and rehabilitation
We realize the importance of regular physiotherapy after limb lengthening surgical procedures, thus acknowledge the fact that many of our patients would require help and assistance, in this regard. Therefore, we provide for our patients with, physical therapeutic sessions at our world class physical therapy centers, or if our patients wish to have their privacy, we would gladly provide more personalized session, which may take place at their hotel without any exhaustion, and we will always make necessary adjustments for your comfort and convenience, which is always our primary priority.
Your health is our most important priority. Hence we are always negotiating with doctors and medical professionals, so we could provide you with the best services possible. We hope to see you smiling and joyful with your new stature and height, this is the only reason which makes our efforts worthwhile, making our team happy!