Bangkok Hospital (Bangkok, Thailand)
Bangkok Hospital was established in 1972 as one of the first private hospitals in Thailand. Over the past 40 years we have expanded our operations to become a tertiary care facility with dedicated hospitals for cancer and cardiology. Bangkok Hospital offers the full complement of diagnotics, treatment, and rehabilitation services, with specialists in all major fields of healthcare, but what sets us apart from other hospitals is our dedication to specialized tertiary care. Services and treatment processes are internationally certified by the Joint Commission International, one of the largest and most respected accreditation agencies for healthcare.
Thailand has long been a premier tourist destination. Its world-renowned, exotic travel destinations and unique culture has contributed to a steady increase in the number of annual visitors. At the same time, the demand for internationally accredited healthcare has also been continuously increasing. With this in mind Thailand has proven itself to be a significant component of global healthcare.
A testament to commitment to quality service for international patients, the hospital provides a team of knowledgeable translators able to communicate effectively in over 26 languages to ensure that there are no issues with regards to communication when it comes to healthcare.
Bangkok Hospital aims to provide medical services in a welcoming and convenient environment, complete with top-notch accommodation and amenities to meet the needs of patients and relatives. Furthermore, comprehensive visa services, as well as limousine and shuttle bus services are available to facilitate transportation to and from the hospital.
Dedicated to excellence in healthcare and continuous improvement through advanced technology and compassionate care, visitors can expect to experience world-class service and specialized tertiary care at Bangkok Hospital.
ClINICS and CENTERS of Bangkok Hospital:
EMERGENCY & REFERRAL
Because life is full of uncertainties accidents can always occur without warning, however they can be prevented and its impact mitigated. This is the role of the medical and emergency paramedic staff who make first contact with victims of an accident. Prior to transit to the hospital the team utilizes its knowledge and expertise in conjunction with appropriate technology to gain timely access to patient.
The average human's bones tend to deteriorate as we age, such deterioration can be further amplified by our own behavior and bad habits as well as unexpected injuries and accidents that may lead to complications. Receiving a quick and timely diagnostics is key as the bone is an essential organ that helps protect other important internal organs whilst sustaining the body's structure and movement. Accordingly, Bangkok Hospital has a Fracture Center, Orthopedic Center, Rehabilitation Center, the Bangkok Spine Academy, the Bangkok Academy of Sports and Exercise Medicine, Clubfoot Clinic, and an Arthritis and Rheumatism Clinic. All of which are supported by a team of highly experienced orthopedic surgeons specialized in a variety of fields such as treatment of multiple fractures, spinal surgery, laparoscopic surgery and more. Our highly qualified team is reinforced by state of the art machinery and equipment to provide precise and safe diagnosis for the best treatment methods.
ClinicsArthritis and Rheumatic Clinic
Bangkok Hospital's senior director of the Bangkok Orthopedic Center was appointed as the first Asian surgeon to be the president of the AO Foundation on June 30, 2014
Dr. Suthorn Bavonratanavech, Senior Director of the Bangkok Orthopedic Center of Bangkok Hospital, is a well-known orthopedic trauma surgeon who has been on the leading edge of advanced treatment for fracture for more than 30 years.
As the new 13th president he will lead the AO foundation, a nonprofit organization, to pursue their goals of improving the care of patients with musculoskeletal injuries and their recovery through research, development, education and quality assurance in the principles, practice, and outcomes of fracture treatment. AO regularly holds courses worldwide for Orthopedic Surgeons and other health professionals. These include hands on experience of using the latest implants, as well as lectures from expert surgeons and discussions. While working with the AO Foundation, Dr. Suthorn was the first surgeon in Thailand to organize a course curriculum in trauma and musculoskeletal surgical techniques for the new generation of Thai surgeons.
AO Foundation has certified Bangkok Health Research Center (BHRC) of Bangkok Hospital Group as an AO Foundation Clinical Study Center (AOCSC)
As a level one AOCSC, the BHRC is qualified to conduct prospective randomized clinical studies, build capacity of staff in clinical studies and can be a principal coordinating investigator for orthopedic and trauma research studies. Through the global network, the BHRC assist in meeting the challenges of different culture, languages and country specific and local regulations thus helping to make progress in multinational clinical studies by ensuring a high standard performance of orthopedic and trauma studies.
All organs in a human body serve an important purpose, none more so than the eye. Appropriately, the saying that the eyes are the window to a person's soul has not gone out of style for centuries. As no individual would want anything irregular to happen that may cause them to lose their eye/eyes permanently Bangkok Hospital offers an Eye Center, a LASIK Center, and a Glaucoma Clinic.
Having good and a high quality of health often involves beauty both on the outside and within and can also be an indication of proper healthcare. First and foremost is an annual health check-up to learn about health problems of which you may be unaware that will lead to the right treatment before an illness exacerbates. A second consideration is slowing the aging process because as people get older internal mechanisms begin to change. Ageing and its symptoms can be slowed through behavior such as a healthy diet and exercise. Given today's beauty culture trends and needs, next to be considered is the relationship between beauty and surgery.
GERIATRIC & REHAB
As we enter into the "elderly" stage of our lives it becomes more necessary for people to take more care of themselves. Not only does this apply to the elderly, but also younger relatives who should also strive to look after the health of their seniors. This necessity derives from the physiological changes including the body's systems and organs deteriorating which causes illnesses to occur, specifically strokes, hypertension, and orthopedic issues. As such, Bangkok Hospital offers a Longevity Center which emphasizes care for the elderly as well as a Rehabilitation Center. Planning and treatment of senior patients with illness by medical and physical therapists is facilitated by a Stroke Clinic, a Memory Clinic, a Parkinson's Clinic, Hypertension Clinic, and Arthritis and Rheumatic Clinic. The goal is to effectively treat various illnesses in the elderly so that they may return to their families and live long, quality lives.
Total Cancer Care
It is quite hard to believe that something as small as the human brain could possess 10 to 12 billion cells, each with strands to connect electronically and chemically. The reason we are able to remember stories and small little details is because of these connections via electric currents. However, at times brain function can become defective which may lead to health issues. As such, Bangkok hospital boasts a Mental Health Rehabilitation and Recovery Center, a Neuroscience Center, a Gamma Brain Surgery Center, a Neurological Surgery Center, a Memory Clinic, the Stroke Clinic, a Headaches Clinic, a Seizures Center, and a Parkinson's Clinic In cases involving the brain, early detection can be advantageous especially when diagnosis is performed accurately, with state of the art equipment. This provides information which can facilitate treatment and also involves preventing recurrences and rehabilitation to restore cognitive power. When it comes to brain diseases, ensuring that the mind and body contribute to a patient's ability to live a happy and peaceful life is the highest aim of the Bangkok Hospital.
SERVICE & FACILITIES
Furthermore, Bangkok Hospital offers several amenities such as convenient stores, renowned restaurants, hairdressers, florists, memorabilia shops, as well as several local and international banks. All of which are located in Bangkok Plaza for your convenience.
Bangkok Hospital offers free Wi-Fi and telephones in every patient room to facilitate communication between patient and medical staff. Furthermore, we offer several translation services free of charge.
Parking spaces are available in buildings D and W. For your convenience, Valet Parking services are readily available in front of all hospital buildings.
"Good oral health is an important building block of being healthy"
At our center, multidisciplinary dentists and specialist personnels collaborate to provide quality service where the patient always comes first. Our professionals are fully supported by the latest advance technology with the world class standards of dental care. This ensures a comprehensive dental service not only basic dental treatment but also other specialties such as dental implant, orthodontics, and esthetic dentistry. We also provide services for patients with special needs i.e. communication barrier or pre-existing conditions which require extra care, as well as geriatric dentistry. Emphasis is placed upon an effective treatment plan and providing holistic care in a homely environment. The goal is to provide excellent dental care to strengthen oral health and achieve beautiful smiles for all of our patients.
The human gastrointestinal tract is composed of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine colon, rectum, liver, gallbladder, bile ducts, and pancreas. All of which are important internal organs because it involves the process in which we eat to gain nutrients to provide our body with energy. It also includes digestion up until food is released as waste. If at any time these organs show signs of disorder it is an indication of the possible progression of a disease. Do not wait for symptoms to occur or worsen before it is too late. Bangkok Hospital provides a Gastroenterology and Liver Center, an EndoscopicCenter, a General Surgery Clinic, and a Colorectal Surgery Clinic. All of which are ready to service patients be it through an ultrasound, a gastrointestinal endoscopy, X-rays via hi-speed computers, or early cancer detection in the gastro tract. Detection can mean early treatment which will boost the effectiveness of any remedy.
MOTHER & CHILD
An infant with a healthy body will have a higher chance of positive development as it matures. The success of this notion is dependent on the Mother and family members. As such Bangkok Hospital founded a Child Health Center, a Women's Health Center, a Fertility Center, Clubfoot Clinic, Child Development Neuropsychiatric Clinic (CDNC). All of which exist to provide service, information, advice, as well as diagnosis and treatment of children from birth till puberty. Importantly, emphasis is placed upon the mother's health, specifically proper healthcare including being informed about diseases and prevention. Therefore, the Woman's Health Center possesses new technologies to combat diseases for ladies of all ages. Furthermore, some individuals may find it difficult to conceive which may not be the result of an illness but nevertheless can be a source of stress and unhappiness for many families. The Fertility Center employs a specialized team of medical personnel supported by the latest technology to aid in a variety of ways to improve fertility. This way every family will have a smile that creates happiness and help to promote the development of young children into healthy, capable adults.
A lot of people may not like the idea of surgical treatment for obvious reasons. It requires the use of surgical instruments to gain entry into a patient's body in order to treat a disease or irregularity. For example in cases of accidents or surgery to treat a major disease, medical staff require modern equipment and facilities as well as required expertise in that specific disease or injury. Given that, Bangkok Hospital has a Urological Center, a Neurological Surgery Center, Bangkok Trauma Center, a Plastic Surgery & Reconstruction Center, an Orthopedic Center, a Fracture Treatment Center, a General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery Clinic, a Chronic Wound Clinic, and a Prostate Health Clinic. All of which have treatments that incorporate surgery to ensure patients the best care so that they may be cured and return to a quality of life as close to normal as possible.
Wound Care Clinic
Joint Commission International Disease or Condition-Specific Certification
In 2002, Joint Commission International launched its Disease or Condition-Specific Certification (DCSC) - the first international program of its kind to certify disease management programs. To earn this distinction, a disease management program undergoes an extensive on-site evaluation by a team of Joint Commission International reviewers. The JCI Disease or Condition-Specific Certification is designed to provide a comprehensive evaluation program that can support healthcare providers in improving the safety and quality of their services.
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