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 Operational Division of Medicine

Contact information

Operational division administration


Head of operational division
Kaj Metsärinne
02 313 1006

Executive secretary   
Terttu Keskinen
02 313 2000

Director of nursing
Anne Laapotti-Salo
02 313 1001

Secretary to the director of nursing
Merja Kalve
02 313 4261

Director of nursing   
Susanna Friman
02 313 2006
substitute  Nina Jumisko
050 3649732

Secretary to the director of nursing   
Elina Virtanen
02 313 2001


02 313 2030

Street address

Tyks, A-Hospital, C wing, 2nd floor
Kiinamyllynkatu 4–8, Turku

Postal address

PO Box 52, 20521 Turku

 Operational Division of Medicine

  • Overview
  • Scientific research
Nurse with a patient in the operational division of medicine

The Operational Division of Medicine of Tyks is responsible for the specialised and emergency care of dermatology, pulmonary diseases, clinical genetics, internal medicine and occupational medicine and the clinical physiology, nuclear medicine and PET examinations in the hospital district area of Southwest Finland.

Our inpatient wards treat primarily emergency cases.

Our outpatient clinics

Our inpatient wards

Our sections:

Our centres of excellence


We participate in various national and international research projects and employ the data extracted and experience gained from these studies in our patient work.

The focus areas of our research:

  • National PET research
  • Preventive care and treatment of cardiovascular diseases
  • Heart imaging
  • Borreliosis
  • Diabetes
  • Fabry's disease
  • Haematology and stem cell transplantation
  • Research on nursing
  • Skin diseases
  • Pulmonary diseases
  • The treatment of inflammatory rheumatic diseases
Päivitetty: 04/02/2022 11:31