Tyks moves to the Lighthouse Hospital
On this web page you will find the answers to many questions about the relocation of the functions of Tyks to the new Lighthouse Hospital. The lower part of the page takes you to the relocation plans of the Tyks units and to some frequently asked questions.
When will the Tyks Lighthouse Hospital open?
The Lighthouse Hospital opens in February 2022.
The clinical units and departments are moving stepwise within a two-week time period between 31 January 2022 and 11 February 2022.
Where is the Lighthouse Hospital located?
The address of the Tyks Lighthouse Hospital is Savitehtaankatu 5, Turku. The map shows you the location of the hospital.
How do I reach the Lighthouse Hospital?
- The address of the main entrance (22A) of the Lighthouse Hospital is Savitehtaankatu 5, Turku.
- If you arrive by car, it’s best if you park in Parking garage 1 (building 23 on the map(pdf)). You enter the parking garage from Savitehtaankatu. Take the footbridge from Parking garage 1 to the main entrance of the Lighthouse Hospital.
- You reach the Lighthouse Hospital on foot either from the Savitehtaankatu direction by taking the footbridge from Parking garage 1 or from the Kiinamyllynkatu direction by taking a walk along the Kätilöpolku.
- There are several bus stops in the vicinity of the Lighthouse Hospital. The Kupittaa railway station is also close by.
Which units are moving to the Lighthouse Hospital?
The following departments are moving to the Lighthouse Hospital: Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Ear, Nose and Throat Diseases, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Diseases and some of the surgical wards and functions of medical imaging.
Information on the units to be relocated and frequently asked questions