CLINICA Herradura

NEED A COVID TEST? Contact the clinic to schedule. Tel: +506-2637-8610 or email

Guests and residents of Los Sueños are free to enjoy their time away from home to the fullest, worry-free. Take your first right after entering the main gates of the resort (or last left before exiting the resort) to find the independent, on-site 24-hour medical clinic.

Clínica Herradura is operated by physician Erisel Sanabria who holds a Masters in Palliative Care.

Erisel and her team have the equipment and are fully qualified to attend to general medicine such as regular consultations, nebulizers, electrocardiograms, IVs, injections, sutures, and blood pressure readings, as well as medical emergencies. The Clinic has a pharmacy and full-time pharmacist.

In the event of an emergency, the Clinic can stabilize patients, as well as coordinate ambulance or helicopter transfers to full-service private hospitals in the capital city of San Jose if surgery or further procedures are required.

In addition, several specialists visit the clinic regularly, including: dermatologist Dr. Fraya Brizuela once a month, nutritionist Carolina Jovita weekly with pre scheduled appointments, psychologist Magaly Bonilla every Friday afternoon, and pediatrician Dr. Orlando Urroz on Saturdays. Other specialists may be scheduled periodically; check with the clinic for details.

Call 011-506-2637-8610 or 011-506-2637-8608. During off hours or in the event of an emergency, the line is forwarded to the doctor who is on call.

Hours are:
Monday to Sunday 9 am to 10:00 pm (through July 2021)

Specialist Services
Dermatology: evaluation of skin lesions, moles, ulcers, cryotherapy, removal of skin cancer, Botox.

Nutrition: nutritional plan and support for weight loss, weight gain, athletes, or overall health and wellness.

Psychology: couples, children, assessment of mental fitness to work in child care centers, diagnosis of learning problems, learning adaptations, grief counseling.

Pediatrics: vaccinations, assessment of growth and development, pediatric surgery.