Companion Global Healthcare Welcomes Anadolu Dental Clinic to Network

Jun 30, 2010, 12:47 ET from Companion Global Healthcare Inc.

COLUMBIA, S.C., June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Medical travel facilitator Companion Global Healthcare Inc. announces that The Dental Clinic at Anadolu Medical Center in Istanbul, Turkey, has joined its network of international dental clinics, providing another attractive option for Companion Global Healthcare clients seeking lower-cost dental care abroad.

The state-of-the-art Anadolu dental clinic, Companion Global Healthcare's only network clinic in Europe, offers a range of preventive, restorative and cosmetic dental procedures at prices 70 to 80 percent lower than at many U.S. clinics. The clinic operates a luxury hotel on its campus, with rates below $100 per night, and Turkish Airlines is offering 25 percent off fares from the United States for Companion Global Healthcare clients and their companions.

Companion Global Healthcare provides preferred rates and round-trip service for clients visiting Anadolu or any of its other dental clinics or hospitals around the world, including setting appointments, transferring medical records, arranging travel, and assisting with the scheduling of sightseeing tours.

The Dental Clinic at Anadolu Medical Center is one of only a handful of dental clinics in the world accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI).

"More and more Americans are having dental procedures performed at top facilities abroad, getting the dental care they need, and combining that with an exciting vacation," said David Boucher, Companion Global Healthcare's president. "Patients in need of extensive dental work can save thousands of dollars while enjoying an amazing travel experience. Companion Global Healthcare can arrange all of that with one call."

Dr. Alper Cildir, CEO of Anadolu's dental clinic, said, "We are proud to be the only JCI-accredited dental clinic in Companion Global Healthcare's network and are pleased to be the exclusive dental provider for Companion Global in all of Europe."

About Companion Global Healthcare

Based in Columbia, S.C., Companion Global Healthcare ( offers medical travel concierge services and an international network of dental clinics and accredited hospitals to individuals, as well as to self-insured employer groups. An employer offering medical travel benefits can save thousands of dollars any time an employee chooses treatment at a Companion Global Healthcare network hospital.

For more information, call 1-800-906-7065.

SOURCE Companion Global Healthcare Inc.