Pituitary Tumor Treatment Cost In Thailand

Whatsapp Chat Chat
abnormal cell growth arising in the pituitary gland is termed as a pituitary tumor. these tumorous growths result in excessive secretion of hormones in the body. in some cases, it may obstruct hormone secretion leading to less hormone in the body. most of them are benign and non-cancerous in nature, they remain in the pituitary gland and nearby organs throughout. sign and symptoms of such tumors are headaches, vision issues, weakness, loss of appetite, irregular periods, and sexual dysfunction. the treatment comprises of surgical removal of tumor by either endoscopic transnasal transsphenoidal approach or by craniotomy. radiation therapy is given by stereotactic radiosurgery, external beam radiation, or proton beam therapy. certain medications are given to control the hormonal imbalance in cases of prolactin-secreting tumors, growth hormone-secreting tumors, and Cushing syndrome. Pituitary Tumor Treatment cost in Thailand is between USD 13230 to USD 16170. Patient has to stay in the hospital for 4 days and outside the hospital for 7 days. The total cost of the treatment depends on the diagnosis and facilities opted by the patient.

Inclusions in the package

The cost of Pituitary Tumor includes:

  • Preoperative diagnostic tests cost, some of which may include blood tests, vision tests, MRI scans, PET scans, etc.

  • Surgery cost (Depends upon the type and size of the tumor and the extent to which the tumor has spread)

  • Type of surgery (Endonasal endoscopic surgery, Neuro-endoscopic surgery, Craniotomy)

  • Post-Operative cost (there might be a need for chemotherapy or Radiotherapy before or post-surgery)

  • Medicines 

  • Patient's hospital stay 

Factors affecting cost of Pituitary Tumor Treatment

The overall cost of the procedure also varies based on the patient's condition and preferences. Some of these factors are:

  • Type of hospital and room opted (General, Twin sharing, or Single room)

  • The stage and type of cancer

  • Patients may require repeated investigation through PET CT and related tests  Post-surgery / Chemotherapy / Radiation Therapy.

  • Any additional tests may be required to know the status of the disease during the course of treatment.  

  • An extended stay at the Hospital

  • Cost of accommodation during follow-ups, in case the patient is not a local resident [may take longer duration in case of chemotherapy or radiotherapy sessions]

Cost related to Pituitary Tumor Treatment in Thailand

Listing approximate price of Pituitary Tumor Treatment and some related procedures. The prices may change depending upon the centers and condition of the patient.

Treatment name Cost range
Pituitary Tumor Treatment USD 13230 to USD 16170

Frequently asked questions related to expenses that most patients have when planing for Pituitary Tumor Treatment.

What is the cost of tests for pituitary tumor treatment?

Before a pituitary tumor treatment, your doctor will do some tests: blood tests, vision tests, MRI scans, PET scans, and venous blood sampling. These tests are generally included in the package.

Are the pharmacy and medicines cost included in the package?

The medication costs are covered in the package when the patient is hospitalized. After the patient gets discharged, any medicines consumed from outside the hospital are not included in the package. 

How long the patient has to stay in the hospital after the treatment?

After the treatment, the patient needs to stay 2-3 days in the hospital, overnight in the ICU, and 1 or 2 days on the nursing floor. The patient has to go to a laboratory for a blood draw between 4-7 days after the discharge. Follow-up appointments typically occur between 7-14 days after the discharge, which involve gentle cleansing of the nasal cavity and removal of nasal packing. MRI is necessary every 6 months for the first 2 years and then once a year post-surgery. 

Pituitary Tumor Treatment - Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Pituitary Tumor cost in different countries?

For patients planning to travel abroad it is useful to know the price in destinations popular with medical travellers. The price for Pituitary Tumor in different countries is approximately:

  • India USD 5200 to USD 7800
  • Turkey USD 9600 to USD 14400
  • Germany USD 16000 to USD 24000
  • Israel USD 22400 to USD 33600
  • Singapore USD 20000 to USD 30000
  • Malaysia USD 10400 to USD 15600

List of Centers for Pituitary Tumor Treatment in Thailand

Popular Cities in Thailand for Pituitary Tumor Treatment are:

Leading Hospitals for Pituitary Tumor Treatment in Thailand

Doctors for Pituitary Tumor Treatment in Thailand

the right doctor for pituitary tumor patients is a neurologist, neurosurgeon, and endocrinologist.

Listing popular specialists:

Dr. Ake Hansasuta

Dr. Ake Hansasuta

Consultant, 29 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Radiosurgery in Neurosurgery Full-endoscopic Operations of the Lumbar, Thoracic and Cervical Spine

Dr. Atthaporn Boongird

Dr. Atthaporn Boongird

Consultant, 25 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Epilepsy Surgery Functional Neurosurgery

Dr. Chaiyot Siangprasertkij

Dr. Chaiyot Siangprasertkij

Consultant, 19 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Endoscopic skull base surgery for tumor resection

Dr. Kraisri Chantra

Dr. Kraisri Chantra

Consultant, 28 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Neurovascular surgery

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Krishnapundha Bunyaratavej

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Krishnapundha Bunyaratavej

Associate Professor, 28 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Epilepsy and pain Spine Surgery

Dr. Methee Wongsirisuwan

Dr. Methee Wongsirisuwan

Consultant, 30 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Neuroendoscopy

Dr. Nunthasiri Wittayanakorn

Dr. Nunthasiri Wittayanakorn

Consultant, 15 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Pediatric Neurological Surgery

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pataravit Rukskul

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pataravit Rukskul

Associate Professor, 26 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Minimal Invasive Neurosurgery Base Skull Surgery Spinal Surgery

Assist. Prof. Dr. Peerapong Montriwiwatchai

Assist. Prof. Dr. Peerapong Montriwiwatchai

Professor, 27 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Spine Surgery

Dr. Chare Phonprasert

Dr. Chare Phonprasert

Consultant, 58 years of experience

Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital, BangkokLocation

Ventriculostomy Microdiscectomy Spinal Fusion Epilepsy Surgery Lumbar Puncture Laminectomy Craniotomy Aneurysm clipping Brain tumor surgery Cerebrovascular neurosurgery Craniotomy Deep brain stimulation Endoscopic surgery Endovascular neurosurgery Epilepsy surgery Minimally invasive surgery Peripheral nerve surgery Psychiatric neurosurgery Skull base surgery Trauma surgery

Dr. Prasopsook Songpaiboon

Dr. Prasopsook Songpaiboon

Consultant, 38 years of experience

Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital, BangkokLocation

Skull Base Surgery Ventriculostomy Microdiscectomy Spinal Fusion Epilepsy Surgery Lumbar Puncture Laminectomy Craniotomy Aneurysm clipping Brain tumor surgery Cerebrovascular neurosurgery Craniotomy Deep brain stimulation Endoscopic surgery Endovascular neurosurgery Epilepsy surgery Minimally invasive surgery Peripheral nerve surgery Psychiatric neurosurgery Skull base surgery Trauma surgery

Dr. Nanthasak Tisavipat

Dr. Nanthasak Tisavipat

Director, 26 years of experience

Bangkok HospitalLocation

Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Puchong Isarakul

Dr. Puchong Isarakul

Consultant, 21 years of experience

Samitivej Srinakarin Hospital, BangkokLocation

Neurosurgery Endovascular treatment

Dr. Parameth Ladpli

Dr. Parameth Ladpli

Senior Consultant, 25 years of experience

Bangkok HospitalLocation

Neurological Surgery and Sports Medicine.

Dr. Yodruk Prasert

Dr. Yodruk Prasert

Senior Consultant, 33 years of experience

Bangkok HospitalLocation

Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Kalin Panommas

Dr. Kalin Panommas

Senior Consultant, 26 years of experience

Bangkok HospitalLocation

Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Akkapong Nitising

Dr. Akkapong Nitising

Senior Consultant, 28 years of experience

Bangkok HospitalLocation

Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Tewajetsada Paruang

Dr. Tewajetsada Paruang

Senior Consultant, 18 years of experience

Bangkok HospitalLocation

Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Monthian Santivongsakul

Dr. Monthian Santivongsakul

Senior Consultant, 26 years of experience

Bangkok HospitalLocation

Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Yot Navalitloha

Dr. Yot Navalitloha

Consultant, 29 years of experience

Bumrungrad International Hospital, BangkokLocation

Spine Surgery, Shaped Beam Radiosurgery

Success Rate

the five-year survival rate for people with the pituitary tumor is around 82%.it largely depends on the type of pituitary tumor and person's age and overall health.

Plan Travel to Treatment : Under One Roof

Transparent - Professional - Without Hassles

Send your reports and preferences to us

Receive quotation(s) within 48 Hours

Get received by us at destination

Get treated and fly back

Our Services for Pituitary Tumor Treatment in Thailand

Transparent - Professional - Without Hassles

Book Doctor Appointment

Consult on Video or
in-person at Hospital

Compare Cost Estimates

Hospitalisation Support

Our services

Our services are FREE and by using our services your hospital bill does not increase!

Testimonial of our patients treated by Neurosurgeon

Treatment videos related to

Play Video Role of Interventional Radiology in Oncology | Best Explained By Dr. Gurucharan S. Shetty

Role of Interventional Radiology in Oncology | Best Explained By Dr. Gurucharan S. Shetty

Play Video Radiation Oncology | Best Explained By Dr Madhusudhan From Fortis Hospital, Bangalore

Radiation Oncology | Best Explained By Dr Madhusudhan From Fortis Hospital, Bangalore

Play Video Intraoperative Radiation Therapy - Best Explained by Dr. Amal Roy Choudhary of FMRI, Gurgaon

Intraoperative Radiation Therapy - Best Explained by Dr. Amal Roy Choudhary of FMRI, Gurgaon

Play Video Radioisotope Therapy - Best Explained by Dr. Ishita B. Sen from FMRI, Gurgaon

Radioisotope Therapy - Best Explained by Dr. Ishita B. Sen from FMRI, Gurgaon

Play Video Radiation Oncology- Best explained by Dr. Trinanjan Basu

Radiation Oncology- Best explained by Dr. Trinanjan Basu

Play Video Life After Radiosurgery

Life After Radiosurgery

Play Video Radiation Therapy Explained by Dr. Anusheel Munshi of Manipal Hospitals Dwarka, Delhi

Radiation Therapy Explained by Dr. Anusheel Munshi of Manipal Hospitals Dwarka, Delhi

Play Video Radiotherapy Techniques Explained by Dr. S. Hukku of BLK Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi

Radiotherapy Techniques Explained by Dr. S. Hukku of BLK Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi

Play Video Radiation Therapy Explained by Dr. Santanu Chaudhuri of Nayati Medicity, Mathura

Radiation Therapy Explained by Dr. Santanu Chaudhuri of Nayati Medicity, Mathura

Play Video Dr. Arun Saroha Talks about Pituitary Tumor and Its Various Advanced Treatment Procedures

Dr. Arun Saroha Talks about Pituitary Tumor and Its Various Advanced Treatment Procedures

Know more Get FREE Evaluation Treatment plan and quote within 2 days
By submitting the form I agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy of Vaidam Health.

Vaidam Featured in

Why Vaidam?

25,000+ patients from 105+ countries have trusted Vaidam

NABH

NABH Certified Healthcare Discovery Platform

Vaidam is NABH certified healthcare discovery platform that will connect you to top-notch medical experts, hospitals, wellness options, and trusted travel partners to help identify and make the right healthcare choices.

NABH

Researched & Personalized Treatment Plan - Under One Roof

You can search for the best hospitals, read about them, view photographs of the facilities at the hospitals and the places at which the hospitals are located, and check the cost of treatment.

NABH

Quality Treatment Within Your Budget

As soon as you post an enquiry, the patient relation team will collect details from you, share them with the doctors and hospitals on Vaidam's panel, and get a personalized treatment plan. We research to get quality treatment within your budget.

NABH

Treatment to Travel

Vaidam concierge assists patients, to get medical Visa, the best airline fares and arrangements for your stay. Our concierge also helps you with daily travel, language, and food concerns. Vaidam does everything to be your perfect host. All of Vaidam’s services are free of cost to patients.

NABH

International Reach

Vaidam Health has network in 15+ countries, which includes India, Turkey, UAE, Germany, South Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, Spain.

Note: Vaidam Health does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. The services and information offered on www.vaidam.com are intended solely for informational purposes and cannot replace the professional consultation or treatment by a physician. Vaidam Health discourages copying, cloning of its webpages and its content and it will follow the legal procedures to protect its intellectual property

Contact Us Now Contact Us Now
Whatsapp