Medical Facilities in Dubai

No ex-pat ever wants to get sick. However, if you were going to get sick when you were overseas, Dubai would be the place where you’d want it to happen. The doctors, nurses, and administrative staff all speak excellent English. Your expat health insurance company will have information, documentation, and all communication available in English. The clinics and hospitals are modern and well-equipped. Most of the doctors have been educated in the West. In fact, when it comes to healthcare, Dubai is like a home away from home.

There are numerous excellent medical facilities in Dubai and the rest of the UAE, so you should check around and ask your doctor or friends where you should go for medical treatment. You can also check the medical network for your health insurance provider. Here is a small list of the many medical providers in the UAE for informational purposes only:

  • Al Zahra Hospital Dubai
    • Address: Al Barsha, near Sharaf DJ Metro Station, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    • Tel: +971 4 378 6666
    • Website:
  • Mediclinic City Hospital
  • NMC Medical Centre, Deira, Dubai
    • Address: Abu Hail Road, Deira, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    • Tel: +971 4 233 9900; +971 4 233 9999
    • Website: