According to him, every year, 10 000 people come to Turkey from Azerbaijan for treatment: “About 500 000 people receive treatment in Turkey every year. The Azerbaijani citizens rank third in this list following German and Libyan citizens. Moreover, certain discounts are offered for Azerbaijani brothers.”
The consultant of the Turkish Health Minister said that Azerbaijani patients appeal to Turkish clinics mainly over problems with vision, teeth, heart and cancer: “The number of people appealing in connection with aesthetic operations is growing, plastic surgery can only be carried out at a specialized hospital. If you undergo plastic surgery once and do not like its result, then you can not undergo operation once again.”
Ahmet Comert added that Armenian citizens also come to Turkey for treatment. But their number is quite low.