Bulgaria Medical Travel Partner works with some of the best physicians in the country who are world class – top range surgeons. We are privileged to partner in the field of Keyhole Surgery with one of the four Bulgarian surgeons that are among the 4000 foreign (non USA and Canada) awarded “Fellow” of the American College of Surgeons and the first and only one in Bulgaria designated as Surgeon of Excellence in Hernia Surgery by the Surgical Review Corporation of USA. Worldwide these are seen as markers of quality assurance in patient care.
All medical professionals that Bulgaria Medical Travel Partner works with:
- Are registered with the Bulgarian Medical Association.
- Hold a respective medical degree from an accredited medical university.
- Hold a respective medical speciality from an accredited medical university.
- Hold numerous relevant specialisations in Europe, USA and Japan.
- Operate in fully certified medical facilities.
- Are covered by medical insurance in Bulgaria.
- Run their own successful private practice.
- Speak fluent English.
When you receive your initial case estimate, you will receive the professional CV of your doctor including his or her credentials.
The majority of the physicians have obtained their education in Bulgaria. Admission to the medical university is very challenging, and only the best students continue their studies as doctors. Only 16 percent of applicants are admitted. The medical education in Bulgaria lasts for at least six years. It comprises of a workload of approximately 4700 academic hours of well-coordinated theoretical and practical training and 45 exams. The study is completed after 310 days of practical training and successfully passing six state exams. To be recognised as a specialist, a medical graduate should take between four and six additional years for post-graduate training and completing with final theoretical and practical examinations. Besides this, the Bulgarian health care system ensures that all physicians and medical staff regularly participate in Continuing Medical Education Program.