Both a Health Clinic and Dental Clinic are located on Patch Barracks.
Medical and dental services at the clinic are available free of charge to active duty service members and their command-sponsored family members. Health Clinic services are available for a fee for civilians and contractors. Retirees, Civilians, Contractors and their Family Members are seen at the Dental Clinic on a Space Available basis only, which is extremely limited. A list of English speaking local German dentists is available at the Dental Clinic. There are no emergency medical services provided at the Health and Dental Clinics.
Army Hospital Heidelberg is located approximately 2 hours north of Stuttgart. It is a small community hospital available for limited specialty care by referral from the Stuttgart Health Clinic. Heidelberg Hospital is also available by toll-free telephone for medical advice when the Stuttgart Health Clinic is not open for patient care. The Stuttgart Health Clinic may also make referrals to the military medical facility at Landstuhl, also located in Germany, approximately 3 hours from Stuttgart.