In Esbjerg Municipality looking after your health is considered one of the most important maintenance jobs.


You can read much more about the services offered to citizens in Esbjerg Municipality on matters such as diet, smoking, alcohol, exercise, weight, blood pressure and ethnic minority health on the Your Health section of the municipality's website (in Danish).


The site provides a wealth of general information on health and provides plenty of ideas on maintaining a healthy lifestyle.




You are free to choose any public hospital in Denmark for examination and treatment. If the waiting time is more than one month, you can alternatively choose to be examined and treated at a private hospital. If you have a life-threatening illness, waiting times are even shorter.

You can read more about hospitals in Denmark at

If you are in need of after hours care or emergency contact information, find important numbers and more information in the Emergency Numbers section.