When making a trip to Thailand for a medical treatment, what are the essential documents I need to carry along?
- Medical History/ Records/ Test reports/ Doctor referral notes/ X-rays
- Contact details – Residence card/ Driver’s license/ Passport copies
- Passport size photos – keep 10-15 in hand for various purposes
- Bank statement/ Details of Health insurance, if any
Do I need to take vaccinations before coming to Thailand?
|VACCINATION LIST||REQUIRED/ RECOMMENDED||ALL TRAVELLERS||TREKKING||RURAL|
|HEPATITIS A||--||Hepatitis A||--||--|
|HEPATITIS B||--||--||Hepatitis B||--|
|MENINGOCOCCAL MENINGITIS||--||--||--||Meningococcal Meningitis|
|TICK BORNE ENCEPHALITIS||--||--||--||--|
|JAPANESE B ENCEPHALITIS||--||--||--||Japanese B Encephalitis|
|MALARIA||W.H.O. report malaria transmission in this country in certain areas. Prophylaxis may be recommended in some circumstances. Please consult your Doctor or Travel Clinic.|
Will hospitals assist in airport transfers?
Will assistance be provided by hospitals in obtaining a Medical Visa in Thailand?
Will it be possible for my family members/attendant travelling with me to obtain Medical Visas as well?
Who are the permitted attendants and how many can travel?
What are the requirements for obtaining my medical visa?
- Passport with 6 months validity
- Passport size photographs
- Photocopy of passport
- Copy of online filled form
- Proof of Residential Address
- Recommendations from the home country doctor to visit particular specialized medical center for treatment
- Passport copy of the attendant
- Proof of relationship with the attendant
- Medical reports
What is the fee for the Visa?
For the other nationalities, the single entry tourist visa Thailand applied at the embassy in Muscat will cost RO15, but the same visa on arrival at the airport may cost around RO20, the sources. The single entry tourist visa will cost RO15 while the multiple entry tourist visas will cost RO70 (valid for six months). The single entry transit visa will cost RO12.
If my treatment is prolonged, will I be provided assistance with the extension of my visa?
What are the necessary documents when traveling to Thailand for medical treatment?
Medical history reports / records / examination reports / doctor / x-ray conversion paper Contact details - residence card / driver's license / copy of passport Personal passport size photos - 10 to 15 images for different purposes Bank statements / details of health insurance, if any.
Should family members accompanying me during the course of my treatment receive a medical visa?
Escorts / family members accompanying the patient for treatment coming to Thailand must apply for a MEDX visa together with the patient's medical visa. A letter from the hospital will be useful in this case.
Who are the candidates to accompany the patient and how many companions are allowed?
The husband, the wife / children or those who have a relationship must have a blood link with the patient. No more than two escorts are allowed.