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Are there any particular health concerns? What is the quality of available medical care? What medical conditions typically require medical evacuation?

It's pretty dry most of the year... but nothing else really comes to mind. Medical is good in Tijuana, great in San Diego. Many Americans come down to TJ for dental and medical care. - Nov 5, 2017
Good medical care, and California is right there. - May 31, 2015
There are a few good private hospitals but most people seek medical treatment on the U.S. side. - Mar 25, 2015
Allergies have been a pain but otherwise this would be a good place to go to if you have medical problems. Tijuana's health care system seems pretty good but you can get anything treated in San Diego too. Friends of mine are thankful they were here when serious illnesses were discovered and treated. - Apr 30, 2014
None. Don't drink the water if you ever want to collect social security. Mexicans in general do not wash their hands. I've seen hundreds of rich and poor men use the bathroom and not wash their hands afterwards. - Feb 15, 2014
Most medical issues can be taken care of in San Diego. - Apr 4, 2011
San Diego is just 30 minutes away and there are world-class facilities like Scripps Healthcare. - Mar 5, 2011
Most everyone is taken by ambulance to border if something serious, where San Diego Fire then picks you up and takes you to San Diego hospital. - Dec 29, 2010
It is hard to verify the quality control of anything in this town. The Red Cross is well practiced at getting Americans to the border to hand you off to waiting ambulances. - Aug 11, 2010
Most people go to the U.S. for medical needs. Even though medical tourism in Baja is a growing industry. - Mar 11, 2008