Hospitals, specialists and medical emergencies

    Here you will find an oveview of hospitals in the Rotterdam area, as well as information about specialists and what to do in medical emergencies.


    Usually you only go to hospital when you get a referral from your General Practitioner. Below you can find a list of hospitals in Rotterdam:

    • Erasmus MC (Academic/general)
    • Ikazia Ziekenhuis (General)
    • Maasstad Ziekenhuis (General)
    • Sint Franciscus Gasthuis (General)
    • Het Oogziekenhuis Rotterdam (Eye hospital)


    If you want to consult a medical specialist, you will first need a letter of referral from your GP.

    Medical emergencies

    In case of an accident or other emergency situation, call 112 for an ambulance.