About The Philippines
The Philippines is an archipelago in SE Asia, comprising of more than 7,500 islands. With its capital in Manila, the people of the Philippines are mostly of the Catholic faith, having been colonized by the Spanish, beginning in the 1500's. The Philippines is home to 5 JCI accredited facilities and sees many medical tourists each year who mostly travel from within the region. Cosmetic surgery, dermatology, ophthalmology, weight loss surgery and dentistry are the most common treatments. Wellness tourism is becoming ever more popular, particularly in Cebu.
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