2/17/2016, Sasha Issenberg

How Medical Travel Turned Into a Gold Rush

How Medical Travel Turned Into a Gold Rush

The Tokushukai Medical Corporation operates more than 280 hospitals in Japan, enough for the company to often find itself described as the world’s largest hospital chain. In 2006, Tokushukai opened its first overseas facility, in Bulgaria, and I had been prepared for its incongruity amid the dreary blocks south of Sofia’s downtown. “If you drive… more