Good to know!
While children are in compulsory education in Valais, nurses and doctors carry out four early screening examinations (including an eye test, hearing test and preventive information). Parents are systematically informed about school medical services.
You can find a doctor close to your home and book an appointment on:
The following websites list all the doctors by region and specialitiy:
in Valais www.smvs.ch
and in Switzerland www.doctorfmh.ch
Available doctors for the Upper Valais
Doctors who still admit patients (without claim to completeness):
Dr. med. Claudius Heimgartner
Allgemeine Innere Medizin