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General Internal Medicine Outpatient Clinic

Contact information


Tyks U-hospital
entrance 3F, 1st floor
Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, Turku


We use a call-back system. Please note that you can leave a message only during telephone hours.

  • Choose 1, if you want to discuss appointment times, changing or cancelling appointments (department secretary)
  • Choose 2, if you need help and advice concerning your treatment or health (nurse).

02 313 4303

Telephone hours to the department secretary:
Monday to Friday 7 to 9 am and 12 to 1 pm

Telephone hours to the nurse:
Monday to Friday 8 to 9 am

Other telephone numbers:

050 413 7131, social worker


02 313 2061

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General Internal Medicine Outpatient Clinic

Doctor and a patient.

The General Internal Medicine Outpatient Clinic provides consultation and office services for patients with complex problems in the field of internal medicine. The patients are referred to the outpatient clinic from hospitals, health care centers, occupational health care physicians and private physicians.

Many different symptoms and findings, e.g., inadvertent weight loss and anaemia, require often assessment by a specialist in internal medicine.

We analyse the patient’s situation holistically and create a plan to examine and treat the patient.

There are two physicians and two nurses at the outpatient clinic.  We pursue close collaboration with many medical specialties and with primary health care units. We also train students in medicine and nursing as well as physicians in training.

Our clinic resides in the Turku University Hospital under the Internal Medicine Outpatient Clinic of Operational division: Medicine.

Visit to the outpatient clinic

You will receive an invitation by phone or letter to attend at the outpatient clinic. The invitation includes:

  • time of the appointment
  • information about any laboratory or imaging studies needed before the appointment
  • instruction on how you are to prepare yourself for the studies
  • form to be filled in at home and taken along to the appointment
  • biobank consent form.

Please make your own reservations for the laboratory tests (unless there are other instructions in the invitation letter). You can change or cancel your appointment by calling the department secretary.

When attending the outpatient clinic you will first be received by a nurse. Please reserve enough time for the entire visit.

Please take to the appointment with you a list of your medication and any previous test results related to the condition for which you have your appointment. Please fill in carefully all the forms which you receive with the invitation letter before coming to you appointment. When you have arrived at the clinic, please inform the department secretary that you have come.

Päivitetty: 28/04/2022 11:00