In case of an emergency, please refer to the listings below. Please feel free to print a copy of these services and keep them in your Rental Property. It is a good idea to check the contact information when you arrive in Ajijic just to make sure it hasn’t changed.
An advantage to Ajijic is the short distance it is to Guadalajara.
Clinica Ajijic – (376) 766-0599 or 766-0662 #33 Carretera – Ajijic
Clinica Maskaras – (376) 765-4805 #79-G Hidalgo – Riberas
Cruz Roja Ajijic – (376) 765-2308 or -2553
Dental offices offer excellent dental care and helpful advice on future procedures. The equipment is state of the art much like home and in some cases far superior. The cost for dental work is a fraction of what we have become used to paying in Canada or the US.
Dr. Hector Haro
#83 San Luis Riberas (376) 765-3193 or -6140
#368 Carretera Ajijic – Cell (045) 331 121-6518
The private doctors offices in Ajijic provide outstanding medical care. Most physicians are bi-lingual and are highly experienced in their field of specialty. Some have been know to make house calls and well as accompany you to the hospital if further investigation is required.
Dr. Gerardo Leon G.P.
#4-B Carretera – Ajijic (376) 766-5633 Cell (045) 331 410-6819
A dermatology clinic with several highly qualified specialists dedicated to meet your skin, hair and nail care concerns.
#357-5 Carretera at Juan Alvarez West of Casino – Ajijic (376)766-2500
Hospital Clinica Ajijic
#33 Carretera – Ajijic (376) 766-0662 or -0500
24 Hr. Emergency services
Consults with a Doctor for services offered welcomed by appointment
#79-G Hidalgo – Riberas (376) 765-4805
24 Hr. Emergency services
A helpful tip: If you do not speak Spanish well enough to ask for the prescription, write down what you are looking for. If they do not have the exact prescription, most of the time they will have a Mexican equivalent. In many cases, a prescription is not necessary, but bringing an empty bottle is very helpful.
Farmacia Maskaras – #79-C Hidalgo, Riberas (376) 765-5827
Guadalajara Farmacia – Carretera and Donato Guerra
Jessica’s Farmacia – Ajijic Plaza (376) 766-1191
Nursing Homes/Living Care Homes
As BabyBoomers are approaching retirement, they are faced with aging parents and thoughts on how to care for them while still being able to fulfill and enjoy their own retirement years. Ajijic and surrounding areas have nursing homes with well educated and highly trained health care professionals for the elderly. The genuine thoughtfulness and natural respect for the elderly makes the Mexicans wonderful caregivers. The cost for these assisted living or nursing homes is roughly half, if not less, than what you would be expected to pay in North America.
Abbeyfield – #9 Privada Independencia, Ajijic (376)766-2794
Created in England in the 1950’s Abbyeyfield Ajijic opened in 2006 This property faces the malecon and has a beautiful lake view.
Alicia’s Nursing Home – (376)766-4152
This property has been open for 18 years and is the largest facility with three homes for different levels of care.
Shangri-La – San Antonio (376)766-1359
This property is the smallest with only 4 rooms but offers 2 lush acres with swimming pool and views of the lake and mountains.
Casa Nostra Nursing Home – Riberas del Pilar 765-3824
This property has been in operation for 17 years with three levels of care.