Whilst no-one likes to think of getting ill whilst on holiday, if the unexpected happens, then you can be sure of excellent medical and dental care in Gran Alacant. In addition to several dentists, 4 well equipped clinics, 2 large pharmacies, several osteopaths, there are also several opticians.
Situated in Upper Gran Alacant on Avenida Escandanavia, by the top of the Altomar 1 urbanisation, the Gran Alacant Medical Centre is state run and therefore you will need to show your GHIC when visiting.
Opening Hours: Mon to Fri 08.00 - 14.00 (2 doctors)
Tuesday and Friday 15.00 - 20.00 (1 doctor)
Tel: (0034) 966 699 081
Situated in Upper Gran Alacant at Calle Mont de Santa Pola
Opening Hours Monday to Friday 09.00 – 14.00 and 15.00 – 19.00 (Closed Saturday and Sunday)
Tel (0034) 966 695 374
There is NO state dental care in Spain (apart from dire emergencies when you should go to the local hospital). However the private cost for fillings, extractions etc are well below the cost of Northern European countries. Gran Alacant has several dentists, but one of the best is HealthyDent, situated in the centre of Gran Alacant on Avenida Africa. All dental treatment in Spain is on a private basis and dentist Claudia Rodriguez speaks excellent English.
Opening hours: Mon to Fri 10.00-14.00 and Tuesday and Thursday 17.00-19.30
Tel: (0034) 966 699 358
Gran Alacant has two large pharmacies, one is situated at the top of Gran Alacant in Calle Monte de Santa Pola and the other is next to Consum supermarket in the Gran Alacant Commercial Centre. All the staff speak excellent English and are fully qualified to dispense advice and medication for minor ailments.
Opening hours:Mon - Sun 09.00-21.00 - 365 days a year
Situated in the AJ Hotel in the Gran Alacant Commercial Centre
Opening Hours Monday to Friday 08.00 – 21.00 (Closed Saturday and Sunday)
Tel (0034) 900 301 013
Situated in Lower Gran Alacant in MASA Square – Calle Hollanda
Opening Hours Monday to Friday 09.00 – 14.00 and 16.00 – 19.00 (Closed Saturday and Sunday)
Tel (0034) 865 789 554