By now, everyone has heard that medicines in Canada are cheap. Stories of how Americans are crossing the northern border to get cheaper medications are quite common, but what about surgeries? Do Canadians pay less for surgeries too? Can Americans somehow benefit from crossing the border for cheaper surgeries? For example, can you get vasectomies in Canada for less than it costs in the U.S.? Here is a closer look at these questions as they relate to Americans in search of cheaper medications and cheaper surgeries in other countries.