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

Great facilities and western trained doctors and nurses. - Jul 2013


Lots of options. The American Hospital is quite good. - Aug 2011


Medical care varies greatly. There is a culture of fear amongst the medical fraternity here, it seems they get sued easily, so if you go to the doctor you're likely to have far too many tests that you don't really need. - Jan 2011


Many physicians are US board certified or the equivalent. That being said, they are all part of the expat community. Everyone goes on holiday sometime during the year, and you may find yourself here without a specialist. Ancillary care can be less reliable. - Sep 2009


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