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Monthly Archives: April, 2010

Urology Treatments – Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy

Another procedure that draws many patients overseas is ESWL or Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy. This kidney treatment – the third in our focus group on urology – is a quick ambulatory procedure that uses … Continue reading

April 30, 2010 · Leave a comment

Urology Treatments: Female Stress Urinary Incontinence

For the next two weeks, PCO focuses on advanced urology treatments that patients including those traveling abroad face every day. Our goal is to introduce every possible medical procedure that makes patients cross oceans every … Continue reading

April 28, 2010 · Leave a comment

Urology Treatments – Botox Bladder Injection

Treatments in urology have been gaining ground outside of North America. Botox bladder injection for example is a medical treatment that is used to treat refractory cases of overactive bladders. … Continue reading

April 26, 2010 · 3 Comments

Weekly Blog Schedule (April 26-30)

Weekly Topic: Advanced Treatments in:   Urology – Part 1    Monday (04/26/2010)  Botox Bladder Injection Wednesday ( 04/28/2010)  Collagen Injection  Friday (04/30/2010)  Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL)  ****  Week of … Continue reading

April 25, 2010 · 1 Comment

Jordanian JCI-Hospitals, Part 1

Part 1 of this post A little about PCO‘s role… I will post consecutive articles on the JCI-Accredited hospitals of Jordan. But first, a little about us: We only display the most … Continue reading

April 23, 2010 · Leave a comment

Costa Rica’s JCI-Accredited Hospitals – Part 3

Before continuing our tour of Jordan and its 6 JCI-accredited hospitals, I had promised to cover the last remaining JCI-accredited hospital in Costa Rica. We had covered this Central American … Continue reading

April 21, 2010 · 17 Comments

Medical Tourism Jordan – Country Overview

First, let me announce that Patients Crossing Oceans surpassed the 1,000 visitor mark this past Friday. PCO went live on on March 15th 2010. Thank you for your loyal … Continue reading

April 19, 2010 · 2 Comments