If you experience an acute emergency, severe pain or an accident call the following numbers:

During office hours

icon-phone+31 (0)40 – 711 67 30

Between 08:00 – 17:00 on working days contact your general practitioner (GP)

Outside office hours

icon-phone088 876 5151

Between 17:00 – 08:00 on working days and weekends contact the general practice center (Centrale Huisartsenpost in Dutch).

Meant for more urgent medical situations that cannot wait until office hours.

Urgent Medical Help



If you think a situation is life threatening you can call the European emergency number 112 at any time. You can then ask for an ambulance, police or fire brigade.

Home Doctor

If you are experiencing a mild complaint you can check the website www.thuisarts.nl.
It is a reliable source of medical information on a number of medical ailments. Unfortunately this website is, for now, only available in Dutch.