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What is Mexico Healthcare Like? In this video, Travel Expert, Jim Kellett interviews Kevin Leah about medical costs in Puerto Vallarta Mexico. They also discuss Global Health Insurance.
Kevin Leah will share his experience of having a hernia repair surgery in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. He will tell us the Costs and discuss his insurance coverage. We’ll also itemize his expenditures for a Local Doctor Visit, Ultrasound Appointment, Laboratory Blood Work, Gastroenterologist Visit, CT Scan of Lungs, and a Cardiologist Heart Assessment.
In the United States The average cost of for an inpatient hernia repair surgery is $11,500. I met up with Kevin to discuss his experience having the same procedure in Mexico. This video will explain the complete costs of the same medical surgery in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
Here are the procedures and their associated costs covered in this video:
Local Doctor $100 Pesos, about $5 USD.
Follow-up Consultation, $20 Pesos, about $1 USD.
Ultrasound Appointment, $700 Pesos, about $35 USD.
Local Lab Blood Work, $700 Pesos, about $35 USD.
Gastroenterologist Visit, $800 Pesos, about $40 USD.
CT Scan of Lungs, $1,200 Pesos, about $60 USD.
Cardiologist Heart Assessment, $1,000 Pesos, about $50 USD.
Inpatient Hernia Procedure $5,300 USD.
Kevin also talks about his Global Healthcare Insurance costs and about his Global Healthcare Insurance Provider.
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