Four of the Best Pattaya Hospitals
Living or visiting a foreign country can bring up issues that perhaps you had not originally planned for when you had opted to purchase a property.
One of them of vital importance is healthcare and the options available in the country and area you have decided to relocate to.
If you are lucky to have chosen Pattaya as your new place of residence then you have an abundance of good hospitals and clinics in the city to service all your health needs.
Bangkok Hospital Pattaya
Bangkok Hospital Pattaya is a premier tertiary healthcare provider, dedicated to international quality, customer focused care.
The hospital was founded in 1990 and it is one of 30 locations run by Bangkok Dusit Medical Services, the Bangkok Hospital Group and is the main referral hospital hospital for the Eastern Seaboard of Thailand.
It is now a 400 bed facility and the center of specialised healthcare which provides all necessary diagnostic and curative services.
They have a specialised Heart Center and can carry out Artery Bypass surgery without using an artificial heart-lung machine. They are also a renowned center for Brain and Neuro-Science, Emergencies, Beauty Center-Dermatology and minimally Invasive Spine Surgery.
Pattaya Memorial Hospital
Central Pattaya Road
The Memorial Hospital was the first International Private hospital in Pattaya. The hospital has 50 beds with a further 10 ICU beds.
The facilities it offers include; active treatment, I.C.U, 24hrs a day operating room (full time surgeon), X-ray with Ultrasound, Laboratory and Ambulance service.
They have a walk in accident and emergency that is staffed 24hrs a day by a full time doctor and medical staff.
The newest hospital in Pattaya opening in 2013, Pattaya City Hospital has a very central location and is easily accessible.
As a public facility, Pattaya Hospital will offer free primary health services for people with state insurance and also the lowest prices for tourists. The hospital is open 24hrs a day and has five medical units in addition to the outpatients clinic (08:30 - 16:30)
The hospital has gained a good reputation amongst expats, who don’t have a prime health insurance plan and don’t want to pay double the price or even more than local residents.
Pattaya International Hospital
Pattaya Second Road
Pattaya International Hospital is one of Thailand’s most modern medical centres. It offers 80 inpatient beds and a 24hr emergency service. There is a full range of advanced facilities including; intensive care, obstetrics, x-ray, laboratory, pharmacy, dental clinic, 2 fully equipped operating theatres, a physical therapy center, dermatology and cosmetic center and a specialised center.
The internationally trained doctors are backed by the latest medical technology. The hospital is situated in a convenient but quiet location with private rooms overlooking a tropical garden.
All medical staff talk English and there is a computerised medical records system that records every aspect of a patient’s care.
Rest assured that if you do need to make use of the facilities of any of the hospitals above then you are in good hands by people who care.
If you are looking for a condo for sale in Pattaya or a house to rent in Jomtien the chances are that you will want to know about the local medical facilities.
Living outside of your home country will of course be a little different from the norm, after all, why would you want to do it otherwise?
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