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What are healthcare services like in Porto?

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We asked retirees if they have access to good medical care in Porto. They wrote...

"Healthcare services in Porto are of high quality and are easily accessible to both residents and visitors. The city boasts numerous public and private hospitals, clinics, and health centers that offer a wide range of medical services. Public healthcare is funded by the government and is available to all residents, while private healthcare is also an option for those who prefer it or need specialized care. The doctors and medical staff in Porto are highly trained and many of them speak English, making it easier for tourists and expats to communicate their health concerns. The city's hospitals are equipped with modern medical technology and follow international standards of care. Pharmacies are also widespread throughout the city, providing easy access to prescription and over-the-counter medications. In addition to traditional Western medicine, alternative and holistic healthcare services such as acupuncture and homeopathy are also available in Porto. Emergency services in Porto are efficient and reliable, with ambulances, emergency rooms, and urgent care centers readily available to handle any immediate health concerns. Despite the high quality of healthcare services in Porto, it's important for visitors to have travel insurance to cover any potential medical costs. Overall, Porto offers a comprehensive and efficient healthcare system that caters to the needs of its diverse population," said a member in Porto, Portugal.

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