Medical tourism is a huge market, and it's attracting plenty of interest. Americans — often those uninsured — are flying thousands of miles to exotic locations for medical treatments, lured by lower costs and quality care.

Though most countries boast a number of their own medical specialties, there are eight countries Americans are going to most, says Renee-Marie Stephano, president of the Medical Tourism Association, in West Palm Beach, Fla. In no particular order>>

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