Hanin Medical Travel Journey – Enjoyed every second of Istanbul!
Hanin is 18 years old from the Netherlands, she has heard about FlyHealth from a trusted friend. Arrived in the hospital on the day of surgery.
Meeting the surgeon
During the consultation, she mentioned that she thinks her nose is too wide. Photographs were taken in order to start the simulation drawings. The surgeon showed her possible options of how her nose can look like after the surgery.
Visiting places: the Saint Antoine church on Istiklal Caddesi is the largest Roman Catholic Church in Istanbul
After a successful surgery, it is always possible to see the main attractions of Istanbul. Known in Turkish as Saint Antoine Kilisesi, the Saint Antoine church on bustling Istiklal Caddesi is the largest Roman Catholic Church in Istanbul. It was built to serve the Italian community living in Istanbul. Taking a walk around this atmosphere was an unforgettable experience.
Taksim Square: Vibrant center
Situated in the European part of Istanbul, is a major tourist and leisure district famed for its restaurants, shops, and hotels. It is considered the heart of modern Istanbul. It is vibrant, crowded and impressive at all times of the day.
Grand Bazaar: You have to shop without getting lost 🙂
Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar is the largest covered market in the world. Since it’s the size and the variety of goods available make it easy to lose your way. Thanks to our host, knew about the best souvenir shops, little soaps, clothing, delights, herbs, ice creams, jewelry and many more…
Blue Mosque: Beautiful mosque from the series to the real life
The Blue Mosque, or the Sultan Ahmet Mosque is shown often in Turkish series, which brought it to the interest of our patient before visiting, it is also one of Istanbul’s most iconic historic sights and an essential part of the city’s skyline with its six magnificent minarets. It was a very special moment to visit this monument visited by tourists many times over on a daily basis.
Hagia Sophia: Church turned into a mosque and then a museum!
Hagia Sophia means was an church dedicated to holy wisdom, and former Ottoman mosque now located in Sultanahmet neighborhood being one of the most important museums of Istanbul considered as a World Heritage by UNESCO. It is one of the greatest surviving examples of Byzantine architecture.
Last day in the clinic: Check Up and massage instructions
The doctor has gently cleaned the nose and put on new tapes and explained massage instructions to decrease swelling. The numbness of the nose will stay at least 3 months. Stiches will fall of themselves. After 6-8 weeks it is advised to apply some pressure while massaging. The tape stays on another week and you take it out!
Hanin chooses to have rhinoplasty with FlyHealth. She had very good contact with everyone and everything was answered very clearly. She had no problems and she really liked everything, it felt like a holiday she said a few times. She saw a lot of Turkey in her time in Istanbul and she would recommend FlyHealth.