Will I need to travel to see a specialist?
When we asked members in Las Terrenas if they typically need to travel to see specialists, they replied...
"Yes, there are a number of medical specialists in Las Terrenas. For highly specialized medical care, people usually go to the larger cities such as Santo Domingo or Santiago. These cities have larger hospitals and more advanced medical facilities than those in Las Terrenas. Additionally, many of the medical specialists in Las Terrenas are affiliated with larger hospitals in the larger cities, so they can refer patients to those hospitals for more specialized care," said another in Las Terrenas, the Dominican Republic.
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- Will I need to travel to see a specialist?
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Will I need to travel to see a specialist?If you live in Las Terrenas, newcomers to Las Terrenas would love to hear your answer to this question: