Panama is one amongst the newest countries to emerge on the health tourism scene, giving US-trained doctors, state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment, and a distinct advantage — proximity to North America. With as several as 45 million Americans uninsured, and Canadians waiting up to two years for vital procedures, many are looking south for alternatives. Guests-who included the CEOs of a national IT company, a major finance company and a land developer, venture capitalists, hedge fund managers and the creator of Goldman Sachs prime brokerage division-took private tours with the captain of the yacht.
Last year, Smallridge and company sponsored a soiree aboard a $70 million yacht that featured Veuve Clicquot, caviar and live jazz. Plus, of course, a few nights on the town. In the winter, when the well-to-do from all over the Northeast visit Florida for charity balls, the board hosts dinners and parties for prospective relocators and local captains of industry. ” Crewe had been working with a New York quartet, the Four Seasons, and when he saw their lead singer, Frankie Valli, singing “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love” in a comic falsetto he knew he had the hit sound.
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Dr Richard Ford, medical coordinator of Pana-Health, a group of doctors specializing in medical tourism to Panama, estimates tourists spent in approximately $5 million last year on procedures like cosmetic surgery, in-vitro fertilization, orthopedic prostheses, dentistry and laser eye surgery. In fact, after zoning plans for a 25-foot cross were denied in the original site of the college (Michigan), Tom moved the whole school to Florida and made a new town.
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