“Aesthetic Medicine” is a series of medical technology performed by professional doctors, for example: through surgery, drugs, medical devices, and biomaterial, by carrying out invasive or minor invasive medical technology to improve individual's physical appearance, while it is not used as a treatment for diseases. Aesthetic medicine consists of three major categories: Under the first category is the Optical Treatment: examples are Razor treatment, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL), Electric Wave treatment and Ultrasonic Wave treatment; In the second category is the Injection Treatment: examples are Botox injection, Hyaluronic Acid or Collagen injection; Plastic Surgery belongs to the third category: examples are Liposuction, Breast implant, Rhinoplasty, Hair transplantation, Blepharoplasty, Facelift and Facial Skeletal Contouring surgery.
Taipei has the finest aesthetic medicine expertise; traveler may plan a three days two nights or four days three nights medical tour of a wonderful aesthetic medicine tour while enjoying the shopping paradise, local Taiwanese delights, and relaxing hot spring
How to choose a secured aesthetic medicine institution
A qualified, safe and secured medical institution has to be trustworthy and with legally registered professional medical surgeon to provide a stable, quality, safety and risk-controlled institution.
The Ministry of Health and Welfare and the Taiwan Joint Commission on Hospital Accreditation evaluate the quality and certification of medical institutions, thus providing the best options for international and local citizen. Aesthetic Medicine institution or medical institution with a Aesthetic Medicine department in Taipei provides a variety of aesthetic medicine options and consulting services to design a tailor-made program for individuals. You are most welcome to consult on any of the aesthetic medicine institution.
1. Announcement of Ministry of Health and Welfare – Cosmetic Medical Institution
The Ministry of Health and Welfare department promotes “International Medical Service Proposal”, with the help of Taiwan Task Force For Medical Travel to further encourage medical service for international, medical institutions also provides facility for international medical services. To maintain the quality of our medical service for local and international citizen, the Ministry of Health and Welfare announced “Institutions of Health Examination and aesthetic medicine for residence from the People's Republic of China(PRC) when they enter Taiwan” list, for better reference when choosing medical institutions during medical tour.
The Taiwan Joint Commission on Hospital Accreditation established checking mechanism to ensure the quality and high standard of medical surgery. Specifically to perform quality check with certification to all Medical Surgery Institution, and published an announcement to certification body.