Saudi Arabia medical tourism market is projected to show a robust growth with an impressive CAGR in the forecast years, 2022-2026. The market growth attributes to rising demand of the efficient and exclusive healthcare services. Moreover, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia government is lavishly spending over betterment of the healthcare services. The aided expenses are supporting the growth of the Saudi Arabia medical tourism market in the next five years. Additionally, the availability of better healthcare, latest technologies, innovative medicines and medical devices are major growth factors driving the growth of the Saudi Arabia medical tourism market in the next five years. Regions with lack of medical insurances, and weak healthcare facility and influencing the consumers touring for the medical treatments and diagnosis. Also, the neighboring countries with stricter laws against various medical procedures, like gender identification of the unborn child, fertility treatments, etc. are driving the corresponding patients to consider traveling to the KSA for the medical procedures. Furthermore, disposable income and government refund policies are also influencing the consumers thereby supporting the growth of the market in the future five years, until 2026.

The Saudi Arabia medical tourism market is segmented by type, treatment type, competitional landscape, and regional distribution. Based on type, the market is further divided between, inbound, and outbound travels. Inbound tourism is anticipated to hold the larger revenue shares of the market in the next five years on the account of increased expenditures on the betterment of healthcare in the country. Moreover, easier regulations from the Saudi Arabian government are further inviting the patients from neighboring and other countries to avail world-class facility. Outbound travel for the medical purposes may also register significant growth in the upcoming five years on the account of affordable medical procedures in other countries. Though the healthcare facility in the country is very appreciative, but certain medical procedures require expensive medical devices and drugs thereby multiplying the billing which may not be very affordable for certain patients and government aided outbound travel for medical processes gains profit through the same and supports the growth of the Saudi Arabia medical tourism market.

A partial list of market player in the Saudi Arabia medical tourism market includes Arabian Gulf Medical Tourism Agency, King Abdullah Specialist Children’s Hospital, Saudi Centre for Organ Transplantation, Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital, Al Rayan Hospital, Abeer Medical Group, Inaaya Medical Tourism, among others. These market players and healthcare centers hold larger shares of the market than the new market players. With the evolving technology, it is appropriate to say that the effective research and development of the technologically advanced services would support the market growth and benefit the market players as well as the consumers. New market players may focus on the research and development to provide such services and related devices that satisfies the consumer demand as well as benefits the market players in building their brand value. Other competitive strategies include mergers & acquisitions and new product developments.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: 2016 – 2019

Base Year: 2020

Estimated Year: 2021

Forecast Period: 2022 – 2026

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyze the historical growth of the market size of Saudi Arabia medical tourism market from 2016 to 2019.
  • To estimate and forecast the market size of Saudi Arabia medical tourism market from 2020 to 2026 and growth rate until 2026. 
  • To classify and forecast Saudi Arabia medical tourism market based on type, treatment type, competitional landscape, and regional distribution.
  • To identify dominant region or segment in the Saudi Arabia medical tourism market.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for Saudi Arabia medical tourism market.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in Saudi Arabia medical tourism market.
  • To identify and analyze the profile of leading players operating in Saudi Arabia medical tourism market.
  • To identify key sustainable strategies adopted by market players in Saudi Arabia medical tourism market.


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TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of service providers, suppliers, and service providers across the country. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the manufactures which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analyzed the manufactures, distribution channels and presence of all major players across the country.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of Saudi Arabia Medical Tourism market using a bottom-up approach, wherein data for various end-user segments was recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analyzing historical data of these product types and applications for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company websites, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also studied by TechSci Research.

Key Target Audience:

  • Medical Tourism service providers, hospitals, end users, and other stakeholders
  • Healthcare centers, distributers and suppliers of the services and other stakeholders
  • Government bodies, organizations, forums, and alliances related to medical tourism
  • Market research and consulting firms

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as service providers, suppliers, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, Saudi Arabia medical tourism market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • Saudi Arabia Medical Tourism Market, By Type:

o   Inbound

o   Outbound

  • Saudi Arabia Medical Tourism Market, By Treatment Type:
    • Orthopedic Treatment
    • Gynecological Treatment
    • Pediatric Treatment
    • Dental Treatment
    • Fertility Treatment
    • Cosmetic Treatment
    • Others
  • Saudi Arabia Medical Tourism Market, By Region:
    • Western
    • Eastern
    • Central
    • Rest of Saudi Arabia

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in Saudi Arabia medical tourism market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according to a company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).
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1.    Product Overview

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Impact of COVID-19 on Saudi Arabia Medical Tourism Market

4.    Executive Summary

5.    Voice of Customer

6.    Saudi Arabia Medical Tourism Market Outlook

6.1.  Market Size & Forecast

6.1.1. By Value

6.2.  Market Share & Forecast

6.2.1. By Type (Inbound v/s Outbound)

6.2.2. By Treatment Type (Orthopedic Treatment, Gynaecological Treatment, Pediatric Treatment, Dental Treatment, Fertility Treatment, Cosmetic Treatment, Others)

6.2.3. By Region (Western, Central, Eastern, Rest of Saudi Arabia)

6.2.4. By Company (2020)

6.3.  Product Market Map

7.    Saudi Arabia Inbound Medical Tourism Market Outlook

7.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

7.1.1. By Value

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1. By Treatment Type

8.    Saudi Arabia Outbound Medical Tourism Market Outlook

8.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

8.1.1. By Value

8.2.  Market Share & Forecast

8.2.1. By Treatment Type

9.    Market Dynamics

9.1.  Drivers

9.2.  Challenges

10.  Market Trends & Developments

11.  Policy & Regulatory Landscape

12.  Saudi Arabia Economic Profile

13.  Competitive Landscape

13.1.              Competition Outlook

13.2.              Company Profiles

13.2.1.   Arabian Gulf Medical Tourism Agency

13.2.2.   King Abdullah Specialist Children’s Hospital

13.2.3.   Saudi Centre for Organ Transplantation

13.2.4.   Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital

13.2.5.   Al Rayan Hospital

13.2.6.   Abeer Medical Group

13.2.7.   Inaaya Medical Tourism

14.  Strategic Recommendations

15.  About us & Disclaimer

 (Note: The companies list can be customized based on the client requirements.)