Why come to Singapore for treatment?
Peace of Mind
Our consultant and our colleagues whom we worked with have received international trainings and admissions as Fellows of the various professional bodies in the USA, UK, Canada and Australia. The standard of care and experience of medical professionals in Singapore is generally very high. You can rest assured that you are in good hands when you consult a Singapore medical specialist.
The use of modern and cutting edge equipment as well as scientific evidence-based medicine is practiced when you seek treatment at our clinic. This will give patients a peace of mind.
Ease of Access and Safety
Singapore is strategically located in the Asia Pacific region and easily accessible by air from many neighbouring countries.
The crime rate is low and public transportation is plentiful and reasonably priced. One has a choice of travelling by taxi, MRT (subway), bus or even on foot, when in Singapore.
English and Mandarin are widely spoken. Other major languages spoken in Singapore include Malay, Bahasa Indonesia and Cantonese. Thus, communication is generally not a problem in Singapore. We can also arrange for interpreters for Russian, Japanese, Indonesia, Myanmar, Vietnamese, Mongolian and Middle Eastern patients.
Our staff are fully conversant in English, Mandarin, Bahasa Indonesia, Bahasa Melayu, Cantonese and other chinese dialects. Mt Elizabeth Hospital has an International Liason Office where interpreter services for Russia, Thai, Japanese are available.
If you require assistance in other languages, please let us know ahead of time and we will try to arrange for an interpreter.
Plenty to See and Do
Singapore has many tourist attractions, a diversity of cultures and is a shopping paradise for every budget. There are also different types of accommodations available ranging from luxury hotels, service apartments, private apartments, budget hotels and hostels.
Food is something close to most Singaporean’s hearts, and there is plenty of mouth-watering food to be found on this island.
More information on Singapore can be found at the Singapore Tourism Board website.
VISA: You can check whether you will need a visa to enter Singapore by visiting the Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority website. Please also ensure that you have at least six (6) months validity on your passport when you come to Singapore.
Air Travel: Most major airlines fly to Singapore. More information can be found at Changi International Airport website. There are also budget airlines such as Jet Star Asia, Air Asia and Tiger Airways that will help keep your airfare costs low when you plan a trip to Singapore for dental treatment.
Several US airlines fly to Singapore, including Delta Airlines and United Airlines. In addition, other airlines such as Singapore Airlines, and Cathay Pacific also fly between the US and Asia. Your best option, where airline travel is concerned, is to search sites such as Travelocity and Expedia as they will be able to show a comparison of the fares of different airlines. An alternative is to visit the websites of the respective airlines (can be accessed with a Google search). In Singapore, other useful websites include Via Singapore,Wego and Zuji.
There are different types of accommodation options in Singapore, ranging from 5 star hotels to budget hotels, to room rentals and backpacker dorms. Many of these are within walking distance to the Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, or a short MRT (subway) or bus ride away.