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Study: Gurugram emerges as a major medical value travel hub

Haryana’s largest city Gurugram has become a favorite destination for people seeking healthcare in the private sector. This has been revealed in a recent study.

The study- ‘Gurugram Market Research’ conducted by TR Life Sciences, read that the private healthcare market of Gurugram has emerged as a preferred destination for quaternary care and is estimated to be nearly Rs 6,800 crores.

The study finds that with strong community participation and Haryana government support, the city excels in trauma care, and leading Super Specialty Hospitals perform over 500 trauma surgeries every month.

According to the study/research, the Indian MVT market stands at over Rs 27,000 Crores and Delhi-NCR’s share is around Rs 2,400 crores. Gurugram contributes nearly Rs 800-900 crores, nearly 40% share in the Delhi-NCR market.

The study further finds that Gurugram has grown as a healthcare micro-market and has seen the launch of several big corporate hospitals with more planned in the future.

Mr Raj Sehgal, Director- Business Development, TR Life Sciences, said, “The city has emerged as a favourite destination for medical tourism and patients from the Middle East, Africa, CIS, and SAARC countries, among others, have been visiting major super specialty hospitals located here.”

“With the increase in Corporate Hospitals, Medical Value Tourism (MVT) has seen a boom and Gurugram has emerged as a major hub for it. Our team of researchers found that Big Five Specialties- Orthopaedics, Neuro & Spine surgeries, Oncology, Cardiac Surgeries, and Transplants undertake nearly 80% of overseas patients,” Mr Sehgal added. .

Trauma care remains a major concern across India. The Study highlights the city’s progress on this front and revealed that super specialty hospitals of the city performed over 500 trauma surgeries. According to the study, the city’s excellence in trauma care has been made possible with strong community engagement and the state government’s support with a campaign- Haryana Vision Zero.

Mr Anurag Kashyap, Director-Finance & Strategy, TR Life Sciences, said, “The leading private hospitals in Gurugram are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and advanced medical technologies and have highly qualified and experienced medical professionals on staff. Apart from hospitals, Gurugram also has a vast network of private clinics and diagnostic centers that offer specialized medical services.”

“Gurugram’s hospitals have dedicated centers of excellence for key specialties. These factors attract a large number of domestic as well as overseas patients to the city. Overall, the private healthcare sector in Gurugram is a significant contributor to the city's economy and a vital component of the healthcare system in the region,” he added.


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