International Patient Overview

Patient having her blood pressure tested

As a global leader in health care for decades, UCLA Health’s esteemed care teams are proud to partner with patients from many diverse countries and cultures. We welcome you to a one-of-a-kind health care experience.

Our wide array of international patient services makes it easier for you to access our expert care. Our interpreting services ensure you get your health information in your own language, helping you feel more comfortable while you’re here.

Choosing UCLA Health for International Care: How You Benefit

At UCLA, you have access to some of the best medical expertise in the U.S. as well as patient support services that guide you through each step of your care. You can expect:

World-renowned care teams: For three decades, UCLA has continued to rank as the best medical center in the western United States and one of the top hospitals in the country. Many of our specialists are listed among the Best Doctors in America. Meet our physicians.

Advanced treatment options: Our team has a long track record of success in caring for complex conditions. We have many of the latest medical advances and technologies at our fingertips to treat a wide range of acute and chronic health issues. Our doctors and scientists are pioneering biomedical research that explores new ways to fight disease.

Care for countless health concerns: From diagnosis to treatment, our expert team of providers offers consistent, high-quality care. We use the latest medical advances to treat many common and rare health problems. Our doctors have contributed to meaningful medical advances across a range of disciplines, from organ transplantation to cancer treatment. Learn about our areas of clinical expertise.

International health made easy: Traveling abroad to seek medical attention can be challenging — but it doesn’t have to be. Our patient coordinators will offer you personalized guidance to help you navigate the care process, including helping you address any financial considerations. Learn more about our international patient support services. Meet our team.

Online second opinions: Start your health journey without stepping outside. Our doctors use secure video conferencing to provide second opinion consultations to patients around the world. We coordinate these services for almost all specialties, including cardiology, oncology, neurosurgery and orthopaedics. Get a second opinion.

Your Health Journey Starts Here

Thousands of international patients have benefited from the latest medical advances and clinical therapies we offer at UCLA Health. Learn more in our FAQ. If you’re ready to take the next step, let us help you become a patient.

Referring Patients to UCLA Health

If you are an organization or hospital and would like to benefit from our in-person or telemedicine services, please fill out our partner inquiry form.

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日本語          Tiếng Việt

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