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English Speaking Doctors in Japan

Updated: Feb 6, 2023

Finding an English-speaking doctor in Japan as a foreigner might be difficult. It's not always apparent where to go to find a reliable doctor who knows your language. In this article, we've gathered a list of hospitals and clinics that has English-speaking doctors so you can confidently express your concerns.


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Open: 8:30-17:15 (Until 12:30 on Saturdays)

on Sundays and public holidays

*The second and fourth Saturdays are temporarily closed at this time.

Tel: +81-3-380-8031

Address: 9F Shosankan Building, 1-3-2 Iidabashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0072


Health Insurance: Not accepted

American Clinic Tokyo is an appointment-based clinic, so make sure you call or email in advance to make one. They provide General Medicine, Psychology, Wellness, and Psychiatry. When required, American Tokyo Clinic also refers its patients to specialists, imaging facilities, and hospitals. They also provide hotel and workplace visits (specific requirements apply).

Tel: +81-3-4405-6210

Fax: +81-3-6737-1954

Address: 3F No.1 Niikura Bldg. 1-7-4 Akasaka, Minatoku, Tokyo, JAPAN 107-0052


Health Insurance: Not accepted

Tokyo Medical And Surgical Clinic provides medical check-ups and special consultations including Cardiology, Dermatology, ENT, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal medicine, Obstetrics, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics (including subspecialties), Psychiatry, Surgery, and Urology. All of their specialists speak English. Make sure to schedule an appointment using the contact details below.

Tel: 03-3436-3028

Fax: 03-3436-5024

Mon-Fri/ 8:30am-5:30pm

Sat/ 8:30am-12:00pm

Address: 32 Shiba Koen Building 2F, 3-4-30 Shiba-Koen, Minato-ku, Tokyo

ER: Yes

Health Insurance: Not accepted

The King Clinic's field of service includes General Practice (Internal medicine & minor surgery), Travel Medicine (Travel Clinic), Paediatrics (Saturdays only), Immunisations for all ages, and Medical examinations. They accept Japanese national health insurance and international insurances (HTH Worldwide, Aetna Global, Seven Corners, GeoBlue, and United Healthcare “International Cashless” members).

Tel: +81-(0)3-3409-0764

Health Insurance: Accepted

Address: B1F, iori Omotesando 6-31-11 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

National Medical Clinic provides medical services in pediatrics, general internal medicine (primary care, preventive care, men & women's health), surgery, and laboratory tests. Their experienced pediatrician, physicians, nurses, and the staff speaks English.

Tel: 03-3473-2057

Fax: 03-3473-1869

Mon.-Fri.: 9:00 am - 12:00pm/1:30 pm - 5:00pm

Sat.: 9:00 am - 12:00pm

Address: #202 5-16-11 Minami Azabu Minato-ku, Tokyo 〒106-0047

Health Insurance: Not accepted

Immunizations and family practice (children and adults) services are available, as well as travel medical services for tourists. Make sure to schedule an appointment ahead of time so you can be prioritized.

Tel: 03-3478-4747

Fax: 03-5414-7166

Mon.-Fri.: 10:00 - 13:00/15:00 - 18:00

Sat.: 9:00 - 14:00

Address: 151-0051 Tokyo, Shibuya-ku, Sendagaya 1-20-3-203 Barbizon Build. 2F


Health Insurance: Accepted

International Health Care Clinic provides medical services including general medicine, travel medicine, vaccination for travel, health check-up, checkup for vegans and vegetarians, and international medical transportation.

Tel: (+81)3-3501-1330

Tues. - Fri: 10:00 - 12:30/15:30 - 18:30

Address: Sueyoshi Bldg.3F, 2-10-5 Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-0004, Japan

Health Insurance: Accepted

Roppongi Hills Clinic offers services for Medicine, Cardiology, Pulmonology, Gastroenterology, Endoscopy, Diabetes, Neurology, Psychiatry, Urology, Orthopedics, Breast Surgery, Dermatology, Otolaryngology, Gynecology, and Headache.

Outpatient Services


Mon-Fri: 10:00 - 18:00

Sat: 10:00 - 13:00

Medical Checkup


Mon-Fri: 8:30 - 16:00

Sat: 8:30 - 13:00

Address: Roppongi Hills Mori Tower 6th floor, 6-10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-6106

Health Insurance: Accepted

This hospital is located in Hiroo Shibuya-ku, Tokyo. It is the Japanese Red Cross Society's main medical center and is under its direct management. They offer services including Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Surgery, Neurosurgery, Dermatology, Urology, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Neonatology, Pediatrics, Children's Health Care, Pediatric Surgery, and more.

Visit JRC Medical Center's General Information page to see the full list of the services, other facilities, floor map, and more.

Tel: 03-3400-1311

Fax: 03-3409-1604

Address: 4-1-22 Hiroo, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-8935

ER: Yes

Health Insurance: Accepted


Nakamura Clinic offers treatment for common illnesses as well as various types of acute health issues including hypertension, diabetes, hypercholesterolemia, respiratory infections, allergies, hay fever, stomach pain, cuts, and more.

Tel: 06-6771-0266

Walk-In Hours (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri): A.M. 9:00-13:00, P.M. 15:00-18:00; Sat: 9:00-12:30

Closed Wed, Sun, & National Holidays

Address: NKM Building 1F 15-10-4 Daido Tennoji-Ku, Osaka, Japan 〒543-0052

Health Insurance: Accepted

Tel: +81 6-6632-3325 (Japanese)

Phone: 080-6182-0358 (for English)

Address: 2-3-19 Motomachi, TCA Bld. 4th Fl., Naniwaku, Osaka, Japan

Health Insurance: Accepted


Sakabe International Clinic is located near Kyoto City Hall and offers services in internal medicine, gastroenterology, neurology, surgery, anesthesiology, and outpatient pain services.

Tel: +81 75-231-1624

Clinic hours

Mon/Tue/Wed/Fri: 9:30AM - 12:30PM, 6:30PM - 8:30PM

Thur/Sat: 9:30 AM - 12:30PM

*AM services are by appointment only

Address: 435, Yamamotocho, Gokomachi-Nijo sagaru, Nakagyo-Ku, Kyoto, 604-0933

Ozaki Clinic


Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri: 9 AM–12:30 PM, 6–8 PM

Thurs, Sat: 9 AM–12:30 PM

Sunday: Closed

Tel: +81 75-463-5061

Address: 69 Nishinokyo Nakahocho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, 604-8461, Japan

Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) created a website to help you search for medical facilities across Japan. After you found a suitable medical facility, add it to your bookmark for easy access in case of emergency.

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