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Public healthcare

Meganisi has a very well organised primary health care and emergency care system.

Two doctors are permanently based on the island.

Island's health care is in direct connection with Lefkada's General Hospital.

For emergencies, please call:


Rural service doctor +30 6981 962363​

Public doctor's offices

Vathy +30 2645 051 470

working hours: 09:00-14:00

working days: Friday

Katomeri +30 2645 051 304

working hours: 09:00 -14:00

working days: Tuesday - Thursday 

Spartochori +30 2645 051 032

working hours: 09:00 -14:00

working days: Monday - Wednesday


On the island, there is an ambulance operating 24/7 for emergencies or on doctors orders.

Speed-boat ambulance

A speed-boat ambulance operating 24/7 is available for emergency transfers to Lefkada's General Hospital. Total time from Meganisi to Lefkada's General Hospital is 35 minutes.

Helicopter transfers

Helicopter emergency transfer is possible with aeromedical equipped helicopters. The helicopters can be either from our National Emergency Health Center or private medical.


There is one pharmacy on the island, at the centre of Katomeri village.

Tel:   +30 2645 051 200

working hours/days

Monday to Friday: 08:00-14:00 / 18:00-20:00 (Summer season at 21:00)

Saturday: 08:00-14:00  / 18:00-20:00

Private doctor

Mr Michalis MARAGOS

general practitioner 

Office, Katomeri main road near the pharmacy.


Tel: +30 2645 051 253 


Cell: +30 6977 238 543

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