May 18, 2012
Francesco Agresti

Finding English Speaking Doctors

One of the biggest concerns for expats living in Japan is locating a good, English speaking doctor. Hopefully, this list of recommended clinics will put all your concerns to rest and keep you from feeling under the weather.

All Tokyo Clinics Database

Himawari Tokyo Metropolitan Health and Medical Information Center

This site features a database of English speaking medical professionals which can be searched by location and station. The site also offers  a very useful translation and information service to help you combat that language barrier.



Ryo Dental Clinic

A personal recommendation of mine. All dentists at the Ryo Dental Clinic speak fluent English and provide excellent service.

Tokyo Dentist

Kaku Dental Clinic

Drs. John and Maori Kaku were both educated and trained in the United States. US expats should feel right at home when visiting one of their two clinics based in Hiroo and Yoyogi-Uehara.

Tokyo Dentist

Roppongi Hills Nishibori Dental Clinic

Conveniently located in the center of the largest expat community in Japan, Nishibori Dental Clinic can tend to all your dental needs.

Tokyo Dentist



National Center for Child Health and Development

A family friendly clinic located in Seijo-gakuin-mae.

Tokyo Medical and Surgical Clinic

A prestigious clinic where physicians can speak fluent English, Japanese, French and German. Located just behind the iconic Tokyo Tower.

Primary Care Tokyo

Located in Shimokitazawa for those who live near the Tokyo suburbs.

Leave a comment