Will I need to travel to see a specialist?
When we asked members in Jeddah if they typically need to travel to see specialists, they replied...
"Yes, there are a good number of medical specialists in Jeddah. People in Jeddah have access to a wide range of medical specialists, including cardiologists, neurologists, oncologists, and orthopedic surgeons. For highly specialized medical care, people in Jeddah typically go to King Abdulaziz University Hospital, King Fahd Hospital, or the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre. These hospitals are well-equipped with the latest medical technology and have highly trained medical staff," commented one expat who made the move to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
- What should I pack when moving to Jeddah?
- Where should I setup a bank account in Jeddah?
- Will I be able to find a job in Jeddah?
- What is life like in Jeddah?
- What do expats in Jeddah appreciate most about the local culture?
- What do expats find most challenging?
- Is there a lot of crime in Jeddah?
- Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in Jeddah accepting of differences?
- What are the schools in Jeddah like?
- What are healthcare services like in Jeddah?
- What are medical services in Jeddah like?
- Are healthcare and health insurance expensive in Jeddah?
- What are emergency services like in Jeddah?
- Will I need to travel to see a specialist?
- Are common prescription medications available in Jeddah?
- How are local medical facilities in Jeddah?
- As a foreigner living in Jeddah, will I have access to public healthcare? What is it like?
- What have your experiences during the pandemic with the local healthcare system been like?
Will I need to travel to see a specialist?If you live in Jeddah, newcomers to Jeddah would love to hear your answer to this question: