Private and Government both type of hospitals are present in Shimoga. Government hospitals is less expensive than private hospitals of Shimoga. The place where medical facility is small compared to hospitals are called clinics, these are also available in Shimoga. Dental clinics in Shimoga provide dental treatment like root canal therapy, teeth straightening and more. Many homeopathic clinics are present in Shimoga, which work on natural approach. Not only in Shimoga, hospitals are necessary in every place of India to make every citizen of country healthy. Some hospitals have good reviews like Nanjappa Hospital, Nayana Hospital.