Pizhichil is one of the panchakarma techniques where medicated oil is poured onto the body in continuous streams while being gently massaged by therapists for an hour or hour and a half. It is relaxing and soothing and also deeply rejuvenating the whole body.

In this treatment, patient is made to lie on a specially designed wooden plank and medicated warm oil are squeezed over the patient’s body using linen cloth. Therapists gently massage the body of the patient with this oil from either side. This is effective in diseases like spondylosis, hemiplegia, arthritis, back pain & muscular dystrophy.

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Why India?

Medical tourism is a growing sector in India which is projected to grow to $7-8 billion by 2020.Advantages of medical treatment in India include reduced costs, the availability of latest medical technologies and a growing compliance on international quality standards, doctors trained in western countries including US and UK as well as English speaking personnel due to which foreigners are less likely to face language barrier in India.

With this in focus, Government of India have implemented visa-on-arrival scheme or e-Visa for tourists from select countries which allows foreign nationals to stay in India for 30 days for medical reasons.