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The Beşiktaş Municipality provides all the Beşiktaş residents with free-of-charge polyclinic services, medical consultation and ambulance services in order to contribute to creating a healthy society and promoting the life of quality of the residents.
Our residents with health problems can benefit from our free-of-charge services by calling the number 444 44 55 any time they need.
Our emergency ambulance gives the patient the first responder attention on site at emergencies, and provides transfer of the patient to a general hospital if necessary. The Ambulance Vehicle transfers patients, who need to be carried with a stretcher, from their houses to the health unit, from health unit to another health unit and from health unit back to their house.
24/7 Emergency Rescue Ambulance
The Beşiktaş Municipality provides a well-equipped free ambulance service within the scope of the healthcare services.
The emergency healthcare service is provided for all the Beşiktaş residents in the framework of 32 emergent parameters determined by the World Health Organization. Our ambulances providing emergency healthcare service have the expert personnel and technical equipment required for interrupted intensive medical care services for 8 hours.
You can request an ambulance by calling 444 44 55 in case of emergency
Patient Transfer Ambulance
Another healthcare service we provide is the transfer service to transport the patients who cannot move by their own from home to hospital and from hospital to home by patient transfer ambulances in the working hours. You only need to call our Call Center 444 44 55.
Free-of-Charge Polyclinic Services
This is a free-of-charge polyclinic service which includes ambulatory care, examination, diagnosis and treatment. The Directorate of Health Affairs of the Beşiktaş Municipality provides free-of-charge polyclinic service. Patients from all the neighborhoods are admitted to the polyclinic within the scope of this service. The applications for healthcare services can be made to the following units at the between the below specified hours of service:
Çocuk Ağız ve Diş Sağlığı Polikliniği (Oral&Dental Health Polyclinic for Kids)
The children studying at the primary schools in Beşiktaş are taken by the municipal shuttle busses from their schools and brought to our polyclinic in accordance with a certain program. Kids are taken into the training room first and then they are trained on the topics of “oral and dental health” and “healthy nutrition”. Afterwards, our pedodontist completes the dental check-up on the kids. If it is required, panoramic images of the kids’ oral and dental status are taken, and a treatment planning is made for each of them. What kind of polyclinic do we provide?
Instead of a dull hospital environment, a refreshing and vibrant waiting room designed only for the kids welcomes the children and their families.
In our playroom, there are toys for kids aged 5-14 years, and the kids can watch cartoons and play games on touchscreens. Our goal is to make them have a joyful time while waiting for their appointment in our polyclinic. In our training room with a capacity of 30 kids, students are provided with trainings on the topics such as oral and dental health, healthy nutrition, etc. accompanied by a presentation with a specially-designed software.
There are four dental units, sterilization rooms and a panoramic x-ray room in our clinic department. Our clinic is designed in a non-compartmentalized way for pedagogical concerns with the purpose of preventing kids from feeling like trapped in small and confined spaces and enabling them to be motivated by being able to see their peers around. During the treatment, the kids can watch cartoons on the screens installed in each dental unit.
What Kind of Staff is Employed at the Polyclinic?
Four dentists, four assistant dentists, a psychologist, an x-ray technician, a maintenance and repair worker, three patient consultant and two cleaning workers perform duty in our Oral and Dental Health Polyclinic for Kids, which is built on a 500 m2 area.
Çocuk Ağız Ve Diş Sağlığı Polikliniği (Oral&Dental Health Polyclinic for Kids)
Address: Nisbetiye Mah. Aytar Cad. Başlık Sok. No: 1 Beşiktaş (Entrance Floor of Our Levent Municipal Hall)
Tel: 0212 319 42 85
Beşiktaş Free Public Pharmacy
Beşiktaş Free Public Pharmacy, established by the Beşiktaş Municipality, is aimed at collecting surplus and unused drugs from healthcare institutions and delivering them to those in need free-of-charge. Poor, helpless, homeless people and those without any health coverage, as well as those living in Turkey as government guaranteed refugees, can benefit from the Beşiktaş Free Public Pharmacy free-of-charge after they have officially certified their situations.
- In order to make a request for drugs, doctor approved prescription is obligatory.
- The citizens can also get any kind of consultancy service from the Pharmacy about the use of the drugs.
- Beşiktaş Free Public Pharmacy is open on weekdays between 09.00 - 16.00 hours.
Address: Ortaköy Dereboyu Caddesi No:59/A Beşiktaş
Tel: 0212 236 82 93