Medical Tourism Blog

Cost of Tubal Reversal

How much does the tubal ligation reversal surgery cost?

Removing Fibroids Before IVF

Do I need to remove fibroids before my IVF treatments?

Results of Semen Analysis

Help Me Understand The Results of My Semen Analysis

So, you did your semen analysis and received your results back. Now you are probably wondering what all those numbers mean. We will be happy to help you understand the results of your lab work. Sperm quality depends on several factors. The report that you will receive from the lab will have three main columns or sections: concentration, motility, and morphology. Here is what these terms mean.

How to Increase Sperm Motility

What can I do to improve sperm quality and to increase motility, before my IVF treatments?

When people talk about infertility, they often automatically assume that the problem lies with the female. Nothing can be further from the truth. According to the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, one third of infertility cases is due to male factor, one third is attributed to female factor, and the remaining third is unexplained and typically involve problems on both sides. Nevertheless, there are some things men can do to improve their chances of having successful IVF cycle.

Short Index Fingers and Fertility

Short Index Fingers & Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Medical Tourism in Cuba May Also Grow Soon

Traveling To Cuba for Medical Procedures

Low Cost Colonoscopy Procedure in Costa Rica

I would like to schedule a colonoscopy. Do you offer services of that type?

We indeed offer this type of services to our clients. Here is the pricing information, as well as instructions for the procedure.

The instructions for the colonoscopy are as follows:

Colonoscopy + cleansing kit + 5 min. consultation: $475 USD (extra detailed consultation of about 30 min. is $90 more)

(Very small polyps removal is included in this price.)

An example of stay in Costa Rica and the cleansing, assuming the colonoscopy is scheduled at 8:00 a.m.:

Urgent Dentist Appointment for Dental Crowns

Do you have a dental emergency?

Do you urgently need an appointment with a dentist, because you need to restore your beautiful smile and you can’t wait? If you are unable to get in with your local dentists for the next 2-4 weeks, perhaps you will consider traveling to see a US trained dentist in Costa Rica? There is typically no wait with our dental clinics and we can see you within a day or two. Your dental appointment is a short trip away and all you need is a passport.

Pictures from A Dental Vacation Trip to Costa Rica

Dental Tourism in Costa Rica

One of our dental patients took a few pictures during her recent trip to Costa Rica. She agreed to share some of those with us. To view her pictures visit our MedVacation Fan Page on Facebook.

Lupron Dose Clarifications for Egg Donor IVF Cycle

What Lupron Dose Do I Need for IVF Cycle with Donor Eggs?


I just spoke with my local monitoring doctor and she is asking for clarification on Lupron dose. Does the 10 units mean 10ml or 10mg? She says in her system she sees a generic Leuprolide 1mg per 0.2ml. Please indicate which of these I need to purchase and how many. Also will generic Leuprolide Acetate 14 day kit (1mg per 0.2ml 2.8ml vial) be acceptable?

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