Healthcare in Nice: The sunny, southern French city has several general and university hospitals with maternity facilities and paediatrics departments. There is a large children’s hospital in Nice city centre also. Medical facilities in nearby Monaco are also exceptional, though usually private.
The French Riviera is home to a large expat community with residents from all over the world, and there is an excellent provision for expats with English speaking doctors and translation services available at most hospitals.
There are plenty ofEnglish-speaking family doctors on the Cote d’Azur, practising in Nice, Monaco, Cannes, Antibes and in several other towns in between.
For families looking for an English-speaking dentist or orthodontist in Nice, there are several highly skilled multilingual professionals in the region, practising in the city centre and nearby Monaco.
The French Riviera boasts an active and outdoorsy lifestyle year round, with numerous gyms and fitness groups available for pregnant women, new mums and their families all along the stretch of coastline. Alternative therapists including nutritionists, osteopaths, homeopaths and natural medicine consultants are also available along the Cote d’Azur.
To read more information on the French healthcare system, visit the MumAbroad Ultimate Guide to Moving to France.