Tokyo Medical Assistance



Healthcare is always of major concern no matter where you are, but it becomes even more so if you are in a foreign land. You never know when you might need medical care, and whether the right assistance is available in a language that is understood by the host country. But you need not worry about this when in Tokyo, because Tokyo has one of the best medical assistance available in the world and English is largely understood and spoken by the medical staff.


Given below are some of the medical service providers in Tokyo.



In Emergency Cases


In case of an emergency due to an unfortunate injury or illness, call one of the following:


•  119 An English-speaking person is available at this number to help you with the right medical assistance. He/she will ask your name and any other information to find their way to you. An ambulance will then be sent to you immediately.


•  Emergency Assistance Japan Co., Ltd

(Provides emergency medical assistance, including medical rescues by air ambulance and medical escorts for repatriation of seriously ill patients)

Address: Koishikawa-Yoshida Bldg. 4F 1-21-14 Koishikawa, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112-0002

Tel: 03-3811-8121



Healthcare Consultation


For enquiries regarding medical facilities in Tokyo, the following may be contacted:


•  Tokyo Metropolitan Health & Medical Information Center

(Provides medical referral service)

Tel: 03-5285-8181 (English/Spanish/Chinese/Korean/Thai languages available)


•  AMDA International Medical Information Center

(Provides medical information to foreign residents and tourists through telephone services)

Tel: 03-5285-8088 (English/Spanish/Portuguese/Chinese/Korean/Thai/Filipino languages available)

•  International SOS Japan Ltd

(Provides medical advice and assistance)

Address: Kudanminami C & M Bldg. 8F 3-9-14 Kudan-minami, Chiyoda-ku,

Tokyo 102-0074

Tel: 03-5213-9011, Tel: 03-5210-4334 (Alarm Center/English available)



General Hospitals and Clinics


The following hospitals and clinics may also be approached if medical assistance is required. They all have outpatient departments where consultations and treatments can be obtained with prior appointment. Outpatients are also received without appointments only in the mornings. Medical facilities and services are excellent, with highly skilled surgeons, doctors, and nurses. The medical staffs at these hospitals and clinics speak fluent English.

•  Tokyo Neurological Center
Address: Kamiya-Cho Prime Place 2nd Floor, 4-1-17 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0001
Tel: 03-5776-1200


•  International Medical Center of Japan
Address: 1-21-1 Toyama, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8655
Tel: 03-3202-7181


•  National Medical Clinic

Address: #202, 5-16-11 Minami-Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0047
Tel: 03-3473-2057


•  St. Luke's International Hospital
Address: 9-1 Akashi-cho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-8560

Tel: 03-3541-5151


•  Tokyo British Clinic
Address: 2-13-7 Ebisu-Nishi, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0021

Tel: 03-5458-6099


•  Sanno Hospital
Address: 8-10-16 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052

Tel: 03-3402-2187


•  Tokyo Medical & Surgical Clinic
Address: 3-4-30 Shiba Koen, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0011

Tel: 03-3436-3028


•  Seibo International Catholic Hospital (Seibo Byoin)
Address: 2-5-1 Nakaochiai, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 161-8521

Tel: 03-3951-1111


•  Tokyo Adventist Hospital (Tokyo Eisei Byoin)
Address: 3-17-3 Amanuma, Suginami-ku, Tokyo 167-8507

Tel: 03-3392-6151


Dental Clinics


These dental clinics have English speaking well qualified dentists. Foreigners and expats usually come here for treatments.

•  Expat Nisieifuku Dental Clinic

Address: Union Trois Building 2F, 4-19-10 Eifuku, Suginami-ku Tokyo 168-0064

Tel: 03-5378-2228


•  Nakashima Dental Office
Address: U Bldg.4F, 4-5-2 Roppongi, Minato-ku 3479-2726

Tel: 03-3479-2726


•  Tokyo Clinic Dental Office

Address: #32 Mori Bldg 2F, 3-4-30 Shiba-Koen, Minato-ku

Tel: 03-3431-4225

•  Arisugawa Parkside Dental Office

Address: Arisugawa Residence, 5-14-1, Minami-Azabu, Suite B-104, Minato-ku,

Tokyo, 106-0047
Tel: 03-5475-3312

•  Shinjuku Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry
Address: Takei Bldg 3F, 1-28-3 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku

Tel: 03- 3200-8661

•  Tokyo Adventist Dental Clinic
Address: 1-11-1 Jingumae Shibuya-ku
Tokyo, Japan 150-0001
Tel:  03-3402-1501



The following pharmacies have English speaking staff:

•  American Pharmacy
Address: Maru Bldg. B1F, 2-4-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6390

Tel: 03-5220-7716

•  Hibiya Pharmacy
Address: Mitsui Bldg., 1-1-2 Yuraku-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0006

Tel: 03-3501-6377

•  National Azabu Pharmacy
Address: National Azabu Supermaket, 4-5-2 Minami Azabu, Minato-ku,

Tokyo 106-0047

Tel: 03-3442-3181


The following chiropractic clinics have English speaking staff:

•  Tokyo Chiropractic

Address: 3F, Daini Seiho Bldg. 3-5-2 Kita Aoyama, Minato-ku,

Tokyo 107-0061

Tel: 03-3478-2713

Fax: 03-3478-2714


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