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Global MedChoices to Offer Medical Tourism to Calgary Shoulder Patients

Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgeries Now Available in the Turks and Caicos Islands

Memphis, TN. June 10, 2013 - Global MedChoices-TCI, Ltd, the leader in orthopedic medical tourism, announces today it is it adding arthroscopic shoulder surgery as part of its product package of surgical procedures performed in Turks and Caicos Islands. Dr. Ian Lo of Calgary, Canada will be the lead surgeon for the first arthroscopic shoulder surgeries for Global MedChoices in July.

"This relationship with Global MedChoices will provide my patients with a medical option that was not previously available, " said Dr. Ian Lo. "It's the best, most logical choice for expedited surgical care and provides the highest quality of care with seamless pre-operative assessment and post-operative follow-up."

Patients that need arthroscopic shoulder surgerycan travel to Turks and Caicos Islands for the surgical procedure performed in the islands by Dr. Lo. Global MedChoices handles all travel arrangements and coordination, making the process easy and affordable for patients who want to be free of shoulder pain.

Dr. Ian Lo is a Calgary-based orthopedic surgeon specializing in the arthroscopic treatment of shoulder conditions. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Surgery, at the University of Calgary, Calgary, AB. He has pioneered several arthroscopic shoulder procedures and holds multiple patents for arthroscopy and shoulder-related products. An international lecturer, he has twice been awarded the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon's Neer Award, the organization's highest distinction for shoulder research, and is a recipient of the Canadian Orthopaedic Association Founder's Medal. He co-authored "A Cowboy's Guide To Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy."

"We are thrilled to have such a renowned expert in the field of shoulder surgery as Dr. Lo join our efforts in providing patients in North America a choice in medical tourism that is close to home, in the Turks and Caicos Islands," stated Collin Childress, CEO of Global MedChoices.

For more information about arthroscopic shoulder surgery in Turks and Caicos, contact Global MedChoices at 877.439.7848 or visit


Global MedChoices-TCI, Ltdofferspatients, in need of orthopedic procedures, a new choice for affordable, timely, accessible and high‐quality orthopedic care in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Procedures are performed at world‐class medical facilities in vacation or resort destinations by North American surgeons who travel to the destination with their patients. All travel, procedures, paperwork and processes are handled from the point of departure to return by Global MedChoices and patients have a personal continuum of care in both the hospital and at home.

Now there is a choice in healthcare. It's Your Choice. Global MedChoices.

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