Contact: Dina Melnyk
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
9 A.M.(Kyiv Time) 23 May 2011
Medical Tourism in Ukraine
Kyiv, 23 May 2011: British company – Medicare Europe with an office in Kyiv Ukraine is positive about the future of medical tourism in Ukraine.
Gerald Bowers – General Director of the British Business Club in Ukraine who helped to establish Medicare Europe in Ukraine recently sold his controlling shares in the company to two new investors from Canada and Georgia.
“The future for the development of medical tourism in Ukraine looks positive as more people from around the world see the benefits of receiving high quality medical treatment from private clinics in Ukraine” said Gerald Bowers. General Director of the BBCU.
Medicare Europe is a British company that identified the opportunity for patients in Western Europe to travel to Ukraine to receive high quality medical treatment for lower prices.
The company has a network of private sector clinic ‘partners’ in Ukraine providing high quality dental care, eye treatment, fertility treatment, cancer and also heart treatment.
The new investors in Medicare Europe expect the market for medical tourism to expand rapidly in Ukraine.
David Bolton a Canadian citizen and Ivetta Sharashenidze a Georgian citizen recently purchased 50% of the shares in Medicare Europe for an undisclosed sum.
Further details available from the BBCU Office in Kyiv: