The surgical unit includes an inpatient
ward, a surgical outpatient clinic, an oncological outpatient clinic and an
outpatient clinic of physical and rehabilitation medicine.
At the inpatient ward, we treat:
- gastric surgery patients (abdomen)
- urological patients (urinary tract)
- orthopaedic patients (bones, ligaments)
- traumatological patients (accidents)
In addition, we treat the following
patients referred from other hospitals for follow-up care
- neurosurgery patients (head operations)
- vascular surgery patients
- plastic surgery patients
You need a doctor's referral to be admitted.
We also treat emergency patients.
A daily inpatient fee is collected from
inpatient ward treatment, and a clinic fee is collected from outpatient visits. See client
Mon to Sun 2 pm to 6:30 pm
We hope that the next of kin take also
other patients into consideration and do not bring flowers or other strong
fragrants that might cause symptoms in the ward.
There are single, double and four person
rooms in the ward. Patients are assigned into the rooms based on their own
needs and their diseases.
Each patient has a personal locker for
storing clothes and other belongings. Nevertheless, we hope that any valuables
are not brought along to the hospital stay.
There is a day room for the patients, where
you can read the daily magazine or watch TV.
You can use your own mobile phone in the
There is no Internet access available to
the patients. Patients can bring their own laptops.
Special characteristics of our nursing work
We focus on hand hygienics and patient
We have been developing the LEIKO activity (patients
are admitted into surgery from home). By staggering appointments we have
shortened the time spent in queues.
We employ rehabilitative methods in our
People in charge
Head physician Saku Mäkelä
Director of nursing Hanna-Maija Takala
Head nurse Päivi
Assistant head nurses
Minna Ringborg and Jenni-Mari Kiviranta