Pharmacies, doctors and dentists

Medical / Dental

It is recommended that you take out Insurance to cover medical requirements.

Private healthcare in Portugal is excellent but expensive.

Dentists are reasonably priced!

Farmacia da Luz

(+351) 282 789 793
R. Helena do Nascimento Batista

Qualified pharmacists to help you in the most diverse areas: Medicines, Naturopathy, Homeopathy, Oral Health, Cosmetics, Nutricosmetics, Weight Loss,  Orthopedics and lots more.  Dispensing chemist also offering health and beauty products and non-prescription items

Worth visiting the Farmacia before you look for a doctor.  They can often help

In the Pharmacy you can also check your biochemical parameters (Total Cholesterol, HDL-Cholesterol, LDL-Cholesterol, Triglycerides, Glycemia, PSA, Hemoglobin, Glycosylated Hemoglobin), monitor INR and even do urine analysis to screen for urinary infections!


Luzdoc – Serviço Médico Internacional

(+351) 282 780 700 
(+351) 919 869 700 for Emergencies
R. 25 de Abril 12

Luzdoc is a private multi-faceted health care provider to the resident ex-pat, locals, and tourists to the western Algarve offering tailor-made health care through a wide range of 24 hour, 365 day, on-site clinical services

Lagos Private Hospital

(+351) 282 420 400
Av. Dom Sebastião 129, Lagos

Hospital São Gonçalo de Lagos for private treatment

Lagos Public Hospital

(+351) 289 770 100
Av. dos Descobrimentos, Lagos

Public hospital with A & E

Farmaviva Parafarmácia

(+351) 282 792 293
Av. dos Pescadores 5-1

Basic ‘over the counter’ medication

Antigen tests on appointment

Health and beauty products

Baby products

On-Site massage and beauty treatments also available


(+351) 282 788 820
R. 25 de Abril 26

Dentist offering a wide range of dental treatments with personalised consultations including digital dental radiology, prosthetics and cosmetic work plus cleaning, implants etc and a dental laboratory