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Health Care Facilities

 
  Rethymnon has a well equipped hospital with helpful staff.  It has a 24hr Accident and Emergency department and also an outpatient clinic that is open during office hours.  The hospital is located at G. Triandlidou, phone 28310 87100. 
Work on the new wing of the hospitalRethymnon also has several private medical practices covering most medical specialities. High quality dental treatment is available from a host of dental surgeries.  Most private medical and dental practitioners speak English and/or German.  Details about medical / dental services available in Rethymnon can be found in the local papers and also from pharmacies in Rethymnon.
Greek pharmacists are highly trained and are well-qualified to deal with the majority of minor medical complaints.
The opening hours for pharmacies as of 01/06/2011 are the following:
Monday: 8.30-14.30
Tuesday: 8.30-14.30 / 17.30-21.00
Wednesday: 8.30-14.30
Thursday: 8.30-14.30 / 17.30-21.00
Friday: 8.30-14.30 / 17.30-20.30
Every day there are two pharmacies open from 8.30-21.00 and one pharmacy is open from 19.00-8.30 next morning. Most pharmacies have a list of the ones that are open all day in their window.