Healthcare for Expats in The Netherlands


You can be assured that you will receive high quality healthcare in the Netherlands. However, some things may be arranged in a different way than you are used to.

You can find the following information about “Healthcare for Expats” in Expat Survival Guide 2024:

  • How and where to find a doctor
  • What to do when you have medical emergencies
  • How to find a dentist or orthodontics in the Netherlands
  • Healthcare for children
  • Hospitals in every erea
  • How pharmacies work in the Netherlands
  • All the information about having a baby and maternity care in the Netherlands
  • How to get mental healthcare and preventive healthcare
  • Health insurance in the Netherlands
  • What to do after arrival

Healthcare service providers

As an expat living in Amsterdam, you are more than welcome to our clinic. We have English, German and French speaking staff and we are indicated as the preferred dentist for employees at Heineken, and Expedia.

Lassus Tandartsen

At Kühler & Partners we specialize in providing mental healthcare to adults and kids by a team of psychiatrists and psychologists. We provide treatment in several languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Afrikaans, Turkisch, Bulgarian, Romanian, Serbian, and Greek. No matter where you’re from, we are here to support you.

Kuhler & Partners International Mental Health

Dr Jesse dental practice is a successful integral dental care centre. We have been providing state-of-the-art dental care to locals and expats for over 25 years. Our specialists strive to provide optimal dental care with emphasis on quality and patient’s needs. We hope to make the dental experience a pleasant one for everyone here in The Netherlands.

Tandartsenpraktijk Jesse

Healthcare for internationals (H4i) is a non-profit network of organisations that aim to close the gap between Dutch healthcare and the needs and expectations of patients with an international background. The network has members and projects in 5 regions across the Netherlands.

Healthcare for Internationals