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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 16 clinics

Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery 9 clinics

Dentistry Packages 8 clinics

Dentistry 8 clinics

Physical Therapy 6 clinics

Cosmetology 5 clinics

Orthopedics 5 clinics

Bariatric Surgery 5 clinics

Reproductive Medicine 4 clinics

Dermatology 4 clinics

Infectious Diseases 3 clinics

Ophthalmology 3 clinics

General Surgery 3 clinics

Cardiology 3 clinics

General Medicine 3 clinics

Gynecology 3 clinics

Endocrinology 3 clinics

Immunology 3 clinics

Maxillofacial Surgery 3 clinics

Diagnostic Imaging 3 clinics

Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) 3 clinics

Allergology 3 clinics

Neonatology 3 clinics

Colorectal Medicine 3 clinics

Gastroenterology 3 clinics

Nephrology 3 clinics

Neurology 3 clinics

Neurosurgery 3 clinics

Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine 3 clinics

Rheumatology 3 clinics

Urology 3 clinics

Vascular Medicine 3 clinics

Pediatrics 3 clinics

Osteopathy 2 clinics

Sleep Medicine 2 clinics

Oncology 2 clinics

Spinal Surgery 2 clinics

Anesthetics 1 clinics

Discover the Regions of United Kingdom

Belfast 19 clinics

London 8 clinics

Best Clinics and Hospitals in United Kingdom

About United Kingdom

The United Kingdom is a constitutional monarchy that comprises the whole island of Great Britain and the northern portion of the island of Ireland. It is made up of four constituent parts: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The UK is extremely beautiful, with seaside towns, postcard-worthy medieval skylines, national parks, and ultra-modern cities. Beyond its natural beauty and interesting culture, the UK is also popular for its internationally acclaimed hospitals that are equipped with cutting edge technology and advanced medical treatments, with some of the most skilled medical professionals in the world. Its high-quality healthcare has made medical tourists look past the high costs. Medical tourists in the UK mostly come from Ireland, France, and the UAE.

Popular Cities and Regions in the United Kingdom

London, the capital of both England and the UK, remains the focal point of tourism in the UK. Welcoming over 19 million visitors each year, London is one of the most visited cities in the world. It has some of the world’s best art, entertainment, dining, shopping, and history. You can explore Hyde Park, Westminster, Camden, London Eye, Baker Street, and Soho. Belfast, located in Northern Ireland, offers visitors amazing attractions, including St. George’s Market, Titanic Belfast, and Ulster Museum. Edinburgh, in Scotland, is known for Edinburgh Castle, Royal Yacht Britannia, Real Mary King’s Close, and Scottish Parliament Building. In Wales’ capital, Cardiff, visitors can visit Cardiff Castle, relax in Bute Park, or explore National Museum Cardiff. Other cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, Glasgow, and Swansea are equally as fascinating.

Transport in the United Kingdom

London Heathrow Airport is the largest and busiest airport in the UK. It connects the country with numerous major cities around the globe and it serves domestic flights around the country. There are also plenty of budget airlines operating flights from this airport, offering visitors an affordable option to get around, to and from the UK. Trains and buses are available and are good ways to travel around the country. In most cities, the most flexible mode of transport is taxis.

Visas in the United Kingdom

British nationals and holders of passports of 56 countries, including Australia and the US, can enter the UK without a visa for up to 6 months. Other nationals not listed in the visa-exempt countries need to apply for a visa beforehand by registering an online account then attend an appointment at a visa application center. A medical visitor visa is available for those who want to receive private medical care in the UK. 

Weather in the United Kingdom

There are four seasons in the UK: Spring (March-May), summer (June – August), autumn (September – November), and winter (December – February). Summer is the hottest season and the temperatures can rise as high as 35 °C, while winter has an average temperature of 4 °C. Spring and autumn are generally nice with mild weather. Rainfall can be unpredictable and arrives at any time of the year. 

Additional Info
  1. Local Currency: The official currency of the UK is the British Pound (£). £ is around US$1.4. 
  2. Money & Payments: While many visitors think that the euro is widely accepted in the UK, it is not necessarily true. Visitors can use their regular bank card to draw local currency from ATMs. Credit Cards, mainly Visa and Mastercard, are widely accepted. Tipping is generally optional.
  3. Local Language: English is the official language spoken by almost the entire population. There are also a number of regional languages spoken, such as Welsh, Irish, Scottish Gaelic, Cornish.
  4. Local Culture and Religion: Christianity is the largest religion. Islam, Hinduism, Judaism, Sikhism, and Buddhism are considered as the main religions.
  5. Public holidays: There are around 8 public holidays in the UK, including New Year’s Day, Good Friday, and Christmas Day.