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Pre-Arrival Formalities

MCI Approval International Trainees who wish to undergo training in India have to apply through the Medical Council of India for a temporary registration. The temporary registration will cost you USD $ 200 approx. We will assist you in procuring MCI approval, The process generally takes 2.5 - 3 Months.

Application Form can be found at

Foreign Nationals have to apply through Form 7. Download Form , Fill in all details , enclose necessary certificates ( Copies) , sign the form, and send the form by Courier to us. We will assist you in getting temporary MCI Approval for your course.Please email us if you need any further information regarding this.

Visa - A Visa is necessary for you to travel to India. Please contact your local Indian Embassy or Consulate for the proper forms and information. It is advisable for any assignee to carry additional copies of visa/ passport/ residential permit. Having spare passport sized photographs with you will also be useful.

Insurance - It is advisable to obtain a travel insurance policy to cover theft, loss and medical problem before leaving for India. There are a wide range of policies, and your travel agent can advise you. Be sure to check the small print that covers things like an emergency flight home with a medical escort and the ambulance costs. Keep a copy of this policy apart from the original.

General - Before leaving your own country you should visit your doctor to receive information on the precautions and vaccinations needed for India. Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Indore & Bhopal are well connected by Air (IndiGo/ Jet Airways) / Road / Train from Mumbai and Delhi. Ahmedabad is also well connected with international flights. Vadodara is around 110 KM from Ahmedabad.

Medical Tourism - Cost Advantage with Rich Cultural Heritage : The cost of various Eye Surgical procedures is one eight to one tenth in India when compared to countries like USA and UK. You can combine your eye / urological surgery with a trip to visit Western India rich cultural heritage.

The Procedures available are: LASIK Refractive Surgery – Using the Zyoptix Z-100 Lasik Machine, 2) PHACOEMULSIFICATION Cataract Surgery- Using the Sovereign Machine, 3) PRELEX - Presbyopic Lens Exchange with Multifocal IOL Implantation, 4) COMPREHENSIVE Eye screening with Treatments for Diabetic Retinopathy, Glaucoma. 5) OCULOPLASTIC Cosmetic Eye Surgery - Botox Treatments, 6). Uretero-Renoscopy (URS) for stone disease, 7). Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL), 8). Holmium Laser Prostatectomy (HoLEP)

A Guide for our International Patients - With , state of the art Equipments and a dedicated team of Ophthalmologists, I Care Consultants and its Associate Eye & Urological Clinics & Hospitals are well reputed Eye & Urological Care powerhouse you can trust with your eyes with. We unite exceptional clinical success rates and superior technology to match the best in the West with centuries-old traditions of Eastern care and warmth. Because at I Care Consultants we believe the world is our extended family - something our thousands of patients every year can warmly affirm. And by providing patient care beyond compare, we dream of a healthy, happy planet for all. In this section of our website, we provide you with information about traveling to I Care Consultants and its different Clinics & Hospitals. We address common concerns and queries you may have before you embark on your journey.

Getting Ready to go - You can write/phone/ your medical requirement to us with even the most trivial of your concerns and our International patient service co-ordinator will get in touch with you with all the required details and travel advice. We could also assist you with arrangements for your pick up at the airport and accommodation.
Health Checkups

Remember to bring with you
• Copy/originals of all medical reports and medication details,
• CD copies of any scans like MRI/CT/ECHO.
• Any referral notes from your doctor

On Arrival - You will be received at the airport by our representative and will be taken to a hotel or hospital as per the admission plan. Upon arrival at the hospital you will be registered under our consultant who will be your primary doctor.

Payment Methods - You will need to pay a deposit as per the Procedure. In case it is a package, the package amount should be paid at the time of admission. You will be given a receipt for all payments made to us / our hospital and at the time of discharge an itemized bill will be issued. You will be given a receipt for all payments made to us and at the time of discharge an itemized bill will be issued. For cost of treatment and further information, you can contact us

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