Phi Phi hospital
Phi Phi Island Health | Phi Phi hospital Thailand
Phi Phi hospital is a small facility next to the Phi Phi Cabana Hotel in the Phi Phi Don village area of the island on Tonsai Bay. The hospital deals with emergencies, first aid and low level care but is not a place for extensive treatment or in-depth diagnostics.
The Phi Phi hospital is part of Krabi Province and so looks to the Krabi government Hospital just outside Krabi Town to send the local population. The local government hospitals are good for Thai people but the international hospitals in Phuket are considered a higher standard and give treatment more similar to that received in the West. The Bangkok Phuket Hospital 2/1 Hongyok utis Rd, Phuket City, Located in Phuket City, Tel: +66 (0)7 625 4421, Email [email protected], Website www.phukethospital.com is considered the premier hospital for diagnostics and treatment but the Phuket International Hospital, 44 Chalermprakiat Ror 9 Rd, Located between Big C and Tesco Lotus on the bypass road, Tel: +66 (0)7 624 9400, +66 (0)7 621 0936, Email: [email protected], Website: www.phuketinternationalhospital.com has a better and warmer reputation and is often chose by expats for giving birth etc.
It is advised to take out medical insurance out in case you get sick or are unwell on Phi Phi Island.
Phi Phi hospital and accommodation
The Phi Phi hospital is next to Phi Phi Island Cabana Hotel and near the Mama Beach Residence. The Phuket town hotels like the Royal Phuket City are good for both Phuket hospitals and the Maritime Park And Spa Resort is right next to the Krabi Hospital.
Phi Phi hospital and diving
The Phi Phi hospital is not noted for dive injuries except the occasional cut and for more serious dive related injuries patients go to Phuket Island. For decompression injury people are sent to SSS NETWORK / Phuket Hyperbaric Services of Thailand, 44/1 Moo 5, Chalermprakiat Ror 9 Vichit, Muang, Phuket 83000, Thailand. Phone +66 (0)76 209 347, Fax: +66 (0)76 612 660. Note: Normal Clinic Hours are Monday to Friday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, and the 24 Hour Emergency Phuket Mobile Number is +66 (0)81 081 9000
Phi Phi hospital and the luxury resorts to the north
If you are staying at the more remote and luxurious 4 and 5 star Zeavola Phi Phi Resort, Holiday Inn Phi Phi Island and Outrigger Phi Phi Island Resort and Spa (previously Phi Phi Island Village Resort And Spa)then you will be taken direct to Phuket island for any treatment if the hotel cannot deal with any treatment with first aid.
Last Updated: 12 Oct 2012