Health & insurance
Hospitals are understaffed and underequipped; for faster service try a private clinic. Pharmacies are plentiful in Dakar; most are open 8am to 8pm Monday to Saturday and rotate with 24-hour shifts.
Clinique de Cap One of the biggest private medical clinics in Dakar.
Hôpital le Dantec A modern, full-service hospital in the Plateau.
Hôpital Principal Main hospital and emergency department.
Pharmacie Guigon One of the best-stocked options.