The Most Trusted Resource in Medical Tourism

Through our work with leading internationally accredited hospitals and clinics, Ministries of Health, Ministries of Tourism, top private hospital associations, and public-private initiatives, we have located the world's most trustworthy medical destinations, the top facilities, doctors and specialists around the world. Our mission is to help connect these global healthcare stakeholders toward impactful programs that provide world-class, affordable medical care to millions of patients seeking trustworthy solutions and successful outcomes.

Over the past twelve years, Patients Beyond Borders has partnered with governments, industry leaders, providers and consulting groups to expand various initiatives within a complex international healthcare community.

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Patients Beyond Borders . . . has helped thousands of patients plan successful health travel journeys abroad.


A must-read for those considering medical tourism.


A practical guide to planning a medical trip.


Patients Beyond Borders . . . is a leading advocate of affordable, high-quality medical care for healthcare consumers worldwide.


14 Years in the Medical Travel Business

Worldwide Authority and Speaker

International Client



As CEO of Patients Beyond Borders, Josef Woodman has spent the past twelve years researching and vetting international options for quality, affordable medical care. He has met and consulted with ministries and key stakeholders in the world's leading medical travel destinations, touring more than 200 medical facilities in 35 countries. Co-founder of MyDailyHealth (1998) and Ventana Communications (1987), Woodman's pioneering background in publishing, healthcare and technology has allowed him to compile a wealth of information and knowledge about international medical care, telemedicine, wellness, integrative medicine and consumer-directed healthcare.

Woodman has lectured at the UCLA School of Public Health, Harvard Medical School, Duke Fuqua School of Business, Scientific American and the International Society for Travel Medicine. He has keynoted and moderated conferences on medical tourism and global healthcare in 20 countries. He has appeared in numerous print and broadcast media, including The Economist, The New York Times, CNN, ABC News, Fox News, Huffington Post, Barron's, The Wall Street Journal, and more.

Woodman is an outspoken advocate of affordable, high-quality medical and preventative care for healthcare consumers worldwide.

Patients Beyond Borders

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