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Naval Medical Center

Navy Medical Center
34800 Bob Wilson Dr, San Diego, CA 92134

On Base Housing

Balboa Naval Hospital, also known as Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD), is located in the heart of San Diego’s beautiful Balboa Park. It is one of the largest and most comprehensive military medical centers in the world, with nearly every kind of doctor and specialist available. The hospital provides medical care to active duty, dependents, and retirees. Facilities include a 272-bed hospital, 18 operating rooms, 2 Fisher Houses, 2 gyms, basketball and volleyball courts, and a softball field. This Balboa Naval Hospital directory features the critical info you’ll need to navigate through the many facilities and recreational opportunities available on base.

Off Base Neighborhoods

Mission Hills

2 miles from base

Mission Hills is centrally located to both Hillcrest and Old Town. It’s within walking distance to Washington St. with all of the restaurants, Vons, and Scripps Mercy. There’s also a grocery store just down the street. 

Del Cerro  

5.7 miles from base

Del Cerro is right of the freeway across from SDSU. Easy commute to 32nd st, trips to the beach, La Jolla and shopping at both mission valley and fashion valley malls. Neighborhood is established with large trees and sidewalks, community pool near by as well as local grocery store and several restaurants.

submit information about your neighborhood

The businesses below can assist you with finding a new house to call home.  Utilize their knowledge and expertise to make your PCS a little easier.