Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort

Phuket, Thailand
6 Est. 2012

High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU)

Starting from $7,400

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High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) at Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort

Price starts from  7,400 THB / Treatment

What does Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort offer patients?

Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort, located in Thalang, Phuket, Thailand offers patients High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) procedures among its total of 140 available procedures, across 11 different specialties
. The cost of a High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) procedure starts from ฿7,400, whilst the national average price is approximately ฿7,967.

How many specialists are there and what accreditation's have been awarded to Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort?

There is currently a lack of information available on the specialists practicing at the Clinic, and they are accredited by ISO 9001:2008

Facility Services Available at Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort

Airport pickup
Family accommodation
Free Wifi
Hotel booking
Laundry
Local tourism options
Local transportation booking
Parking available
Pharmacy
Private rooms for patients available
Rehabilitation
Restaurant
Special dietary requests accepted
TV in the room

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What you need to know about High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) in Phuket

High intensity focussed ultrasound technique (HIFU) also known as focussed ultrasound surgery (FUS), uses non-ionizing ultrasound waves to heat up your body tissues. Temperature can be increased up to 70 to 90°C. These sound waves do not pass through air and bone. It is used for multi-purposes. It works to increase your blood, and lymph flow stimulates cell division and destroys tumor cells. It can also be used to treat a number of disorders including various types of cancer and uterine fibroids. Its use in the treatment of prostate cancer is gaining fame. It can also be used for cosmetic reasons, to reduce wrinkles, aging lines and to lift your loose skin. It is found to be most effective on jawline and cheeks. It should always be performed by the experts because the sonication of the wrong tissue can be dangerous. Also, there might be incomplete destruction of the tumor. Some areas of your body can not be sonicated as they are sensitive to sound waves, this should also be kept in mind while performing HIFU. It can only be used to treat localized cancer and tumors. Cancer which has spread cannot be cured through HIFU.

As HIFU is involved in the treatment of a number of diseases, before going through it, you may suffer from those diseases. These disorders include ovarian fibroids, different types of cancers, breast tumors, Parkinsonism, and a number of other neurological disabilities. You might have loose skin of face, neck, and chest. Vaginal laxity is also a problem. After HIFU, your tumors are destroyed, cancer cells are killed and diseases are cured. Your loose skin looks tightened and strengthened. Wrinkles and aging lines are gone. Vaginal and skin laxity are removed. You look younger than your actual age.

What's the Recovery Time for High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Procedures in Phuket?

The recovery time differs and depends upon the purpose for which HIFU is being carried out. You may suffer from pain and discomfort for 3 to 4 days after the procedure. The soreness and swelling will subside in 2 to 3 weeks. It has less recovery time and has less invasive techniques approved by the FDA. The Non-ionizing radiations used in this technique are the least damaging.

What's the Success Rate of High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Procedures in Phuket?

HIFU has been found to be very successful in the treatment of most of the disorders. However, the success rate differs for each purpose. According to a study, the overall success rate for prostate cancer treatment was reported to be 84%. Cancer patients were divided into 3 groups. The high-risk group showed a low success rate. The intermediate group showed a higher success rate reaching 83.4% and the low-risk group showed the highest success rate of 94.2%. It is also found to be very effective and successful in treating skin laxity and uterine fibroids.