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Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) - Medical Tourism Information When Travelling to the Dominican Republic

  • 9 months ago

A lot of people are travelling now, to places like the Dominican Republic, for their BBL and other surgeries. The information below may be useful to you along the way! Big thanks to adm5845, for gathering this info for us!

1. STEP (Smart Traveller Enrollment) Program:
Please go to https://step.state.gov/step/ . This particular program is designed for people traveling overseas. It allows you to enter information about your upcoming trip abroad so that the Department of State can better assist you in an emergency.

2. The American Embassy Emergency Services:
(809) 221-2171 to speak to an American Citizen Services representative, or go to the main entry of the Consular section.
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am. - 4:30 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 11:30 am.

After Hours: call (809) 221-2171 and request to speak to the Duty Officer

Also you may need to keep the American embassy number on hand or give it to your love ones, in case of emergency. Their number is 1-809-221-2171.

3. Cosmetic Surgery in the Dominican Republic
Patients considering travel to the Dominican Republic for cosmetic surgery may also wish to contact the Dominican Society of Plastic Surgeons (tel. 809-688-8451) to verify the training, qualifications, and reputation of specific doctors.

4. Overseas Medical Insurance
Informmation regarding Overseas Medical Insurance can be found on the U.S. Department of State travel website: http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/cis/cis_1470.html
 
5. Emergency Medical Numbers in the Dominican Republic
These can be found on the U.S. Embassey Website: http://photos.state.gov/libraries/dominicanrepublic/66631/acs/doctors_and_hospitals.pdf
 
 

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Thanks for The Info:)
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Glad it can be of help!

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Hey ladies,

If any of you have extra information or notes, that you think would be helpful to the community, please do share!

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