Healthcare Nice

Nice 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 of  English-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. 

 

This is a useful list of healthcare services in Nice and the Cote d’Azur, curated from top tips and recommendations from local and expat families living in the region. If you have a recommendation for this section please get in touch via email info@mumabroad.com

 

To read more information about the French healthcare system, visit the MumAbroad.com relocation guide for expat families moving to France.

DOCTORS, DENTISTS, CLINICS AND ALTERNATIVE THERAPISTS IN NICE FOR

EXPAT FAMILIES AND CHILDREN

Behavioural Optometrist

Behavioural Optometrist

Belinda Babumba is a Behavioural Optometrist who specialises in Paediatric Optometry and Visual Stress. She works with children and students with a range of visual and learning difficulties, Dyslexia and Dyspraxia. From her work it is evident how ...

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Centre Hospitalier Princesse Grace, Monaco

Centre Hospitalier Princesse Grace, Monaco

The Princess Grace Hospital Centre is Monaco’s only public hospital, with very highly regarded maternity facilities delivering more than 1000 newborns per year. The facility is equipped with neonatology and offers comprehensive care for pregnancy. ...

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Riviera Medical Services

Riviera Medical Services

Riviera Medical Services is an English language service connecting visitors and foreign permanent residents who do not speak fluent French with their nearest English-speaking medical practitioner. Their phone number is in operation 7 days a week ...

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Homeopath & Naturopathic Consultant

Homeopath & Naturopathic Consultant

Julia Edgely is a UK trained and fully qualified homeopath based in the South of France. She also runs regular baby massage classes in Antibes. She couples homeopathic treatment with kinesiology muscle test; a non invasive muscle test, as a ...

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English Osteopath, Antibes

English Osteopath, Antibes

Rachael  set up the English Osteopath clinics in 2002, designed to serve the international community in the South of France. Services include Osteopathy, Chiropractic, Seafarer Medical Certificate, Antenatal classes, Psychotherapist, Nutritionist, ...

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Hôpital l’Archet 2, Nice

Hôpital l’Archet 2, Nice

This is a large general hospital well equipped for all emergency cases. The Gynaecology and Obstetrics Department of Nice University Hospital is in the Archet 2 Hospital. Here you will find a centre for reproduction, along with services related to ...

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Hôpital de Cannes

Hôpital de Cannes

The Cannes Hospital offers a complete care package organized around 8 medical centres: Anesthesia, Medical technical centre, Surgery & outpatient surgery, Head and neck, Mental health (adult and child), Medical Specialties, Parents, woman & ...

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Clinique Saint George, Nice

Clinique Saint George, Nice

The Maternity Department at this hospital is part of an innovative programme: the IHAB (Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative). This international label is acquired after a selective training of all care teams and obeys good practices that focus on the ...

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Centre Hospitalier Général de Grasse Clavary

Centre Hospitalier Général de Grasse Clavary

Hospital Grasse is a big general hospital that has a separate maternity and paediatric section. The Neo-natal unit (level 2) includes an intensive care unit for newborn babies. The unit is designed to allow parents to stay 24 hours with their child ...

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Polyclinique Saint-Jean, Cagnes-sur-Mer

Polyclinique Saint-Jean, Cagnes-sur-Mer

Founded un 1967, the Saint Jean private General Hospital in Cagnes-Sur-Mer includes an Emergency, Medicine and Surgical Department along with a Maternity Department that offers a natural approach to giving birth, in an environment that combines ...

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