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The treatment of the lower limbs: inpatient ward, outpatient clinic and day surgery unit

Contact information

Street address

Tyks Surgical hospital
Luolavuorentie 2, Turku
Inpatient ward 2nd floor
Day surgical unit 1st floor

Office hours

Day surgical unit workdays 8 am to 4 pm

Postal address

PO Box 28
20701 Turku


02 313 6166


02 313 6882​

The treatment of the lower limbs: inpatient ward, outpatient clinic and day surgery unit

Two nurses help a patient.We examine and treat diseases, injuries and pains of the skeletal system, joints, tendons and muscles. We aim to offer quick and efficient treatment based on evidence for hand, shoulder, knee, ankle and foot patients.

Our services include inpatient treatment, day surgery and outpatient treatment.

You need a doctor's referral to be admitted.

A daily inpatient fee or a clinic fee is collected, depending on the visit. A day surgical fee is collected from day surgical procedures. See client fees.

Visiting hours

Inpatient ward 8 am to 7 pm.

There are no visiting hours at the day surgical unit.

Our ward has received the Achiever of the year award of the hospital district of Southwest Finland in 2007 for the development of foot surgery and in 2010 for the development of shoulder operation.

Our staff participates actively in scientific research and has had research results published in international and national publications.


Our ward has patient rooms of four, two and one people.

Room equipment

  • a toilet and a shower
  • patient-specific lockers
  • patient-specific telephones
  • a TV

The common area of the ward has a lobby and a room with an internet connection.

People in charge:

Head of section Jani Knifsund, 02 313 0629

Head nurse Vuokko Sahi-Puolakka, 02 313 6188

We are part of the Tyks operational division of Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System.

Päivitetty: 20/11/2020 08:47