Switzerland was one of the first health tourism destinations, in early 19th century when wealthy travellers came to spas. Prior to medical tourism became a full-fledged industry, local hospitals and clinics have treated well off people seeking specialist and discreet attention.
Those were wealthy sought healthcare in Switzerland combined with a relaxing vacation. The majority of medical travelers come from Europe, Middle East or Russia seeking excellent health services in Geneva or Zurich.
The Swiss hospitals do not compromise in prices as they provide world-class quality medical services in return. People seeking specialized or complicated procedures by the renowned physicians opt to pay any price to receive the greatest healthcare.