The winners of the IMTJ Medical Travel Awards 2017 were announced at at a high profile ceremony that took place at the Design Hotel Royal, Opatija, Croatia on April 26th. Many congratulations to all winners, highly commended and finalists.


  • Health and medical tourism: Destination of the year: Malaysia
  • Health and medical tourism: Cluster of the year: Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council
  • Sanjiv Malik Lifetime Achievement Award: Dr Claudia Mika, Founder & CEO, Temos International
  • International Hospital of the Year: Sunway Medical Centre, Malaysia
  • Specialist international patient centre: St. Catherine Specialty Hospital, Croatia
  • International dental clinic of the year: Dental Clinic Rident, Croatia
  • International cosmetic surgery clinic of the year: Poliklinika Bagatin, Croatia
  • International fertility clinic of the year: TMC Fertility & Women’s Specialist Centre, Malaysia
  • International dialysis clinic of the year: IMED Hospitales, Spain
  • International cancer centre of the year: CMC Cancer Center, Lebanon
  • International hair clinic of the year: Advanced Hair Clinics, Greece
  • International eye clinic of the year: Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai, UAE
  • International thermal medical bath of the year: Danubius Health Spa Resort Irma, Slovakia
  • Medical travel agency of the year: Junomedical, Germany
  • Best medical travel web site: FMS Dental Hospitals, India
  • Best marketing initiative: Sunway Medical Centre, Malaysia
  • Best quality initiative: Clemenceau Medical Center, Lebanon
  • Excellence in customer service: Clemenceau Medical Center, Lebanon
  • Best use of technology in medical tourism: France Surgery, France

Highly Commended

  • International cosmetic surgery clinic of the year: Cirumed Clinic Marbella, Spain
  • Best marketing initiative: Quirónsalud, Spain
  • Best quality initiative: Sunway Medical Centre, Malaysia

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