For tourists and expats alike, finding English-language medical care can be one of the biggest challenges of coming to Tokyo. Although Japan enjoys a high-quality standard of medical care, the language barrier can greatly reduce options for non- or limited-Japanese speakers and become an additional source of anxiety during a medical crisis. Keep reading as we guide you through all the necessary steps for seeking medical care in Japan and provide a comprehensive list of English-speaking doctors and hospitals in Tokyo.
Important: this guide is intended for informational purposes only and should not be used as an alternative to professional medical care. In case of an emergency, please call 1-1-9 by phone.