People's Hospital ( Renmin
Tel 6322200 ( emergency), 6322177
On Linkuo Bei Lu northeast of the Potala, the
biggest and best in Lhasa.24 hours open.
Departments specialized in, infectious diseases,
dentistry and breathing and altitude problems
Mendzedhang Tibetan Hospital
Tel 6324211 ( emergency), 6323244
Yuthok Lu, east of the Jokhang square
Traditional Tibetan treatment and Western methods.
Examination includes pulse diagnosis. Tibetan
medicines use herbs and minerals primarily
Beijing Xi Lu, near Holiday Inn
Excellent dental facilities at West China Medical
University in Chengdu and in Kathmandu.