Martinlaakso health center

Urgent cases

For urgent care on weekdays, contact your own health center.

  • Patients without a personal doctor: go to the health center's day clinic on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00 without an advance appointment.
  • Patients with a personal doctor: call your own team from Monday to Thursday from 8:00 to 11:00 and from 13:00 to 14:00, on Fridays from 8:00 to 11:00.
    • Team A, tel. 09 8393 4878
    • Team B, tel. 09 8393 4138
    • During phone consultation hours, it is worth your while to remain in the queue. If you hang up and call again, you will be placed last in the queue.
    • You can also submit a call-back request from 8:00 to 10:30 and from 13:00 to 13:30.
  • Health counseling in Vantaa is available on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00, tel. 09 839 10023.

Urgent care in the evening, at night and over the weekend or in case of acute and severe illnesses:

  • Seek help at the around-the-clock health center on-call service at Peijas hospital (Sairaalakatu 1, 01400 Vantaa), tel. 09 471 67060

In case of an emergency, call 112.

Non-urgent cases

Would you like to book an appointment or inquire about your lab results?

  • Call your own team from Monday to Thursday from 8:00 to 11:00 and from 13:00 to 14:00, on Fridays from 8:00 to 11:00.
    • Team A, tel. 09 8393 4878
    • Team B, tel. 09 8393 4138
  • If you do not know your own team, call on the basis of the first letter of your last name. Team A: last names starting with A-L, Team B: last names starting with M-Ö.
  • During phone consultation hours, it is worth your while to remain in the queue. If you hang up and call again, you will be placed last in the queue.
  • You can also submit a call-back request from 8:00 to 10:30 and from 13:00 to 13:30.

Would you like to ask for advice?

  • Health counseling in Vantaa is available on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00, tel. 09 839 10023

Ask a public-health nurse

  • Public-health nurses' phone consultation hours and appointment service are on weekdays from 12:00 to 13:00, tel. 09 8393 4164, 09 8393 4077 and 09 8393 4156

Public-health nurses advise on issues related to lifestyles, diabetes, mental health, blood pressure, and cholesterol. You can make an appointment with a public-health nurse by calling the team numbers.

The deaf and the hearing impaired

Deaf and hearing-impaired Vantaa residents can make or cancel appointments by text messages. When making an appointment, a nurse may text questions clarifying the customer's situation.

  • Write your full name, identity number and reason for the appointment in the text message and send it to phone number 0400 828 748.

Problems with substance abuse

You can ask a peer counselor in substance abuse work about advice, if you are worried about your own or your relative's use of intoxicants. The peer counselor has himself or herself struggled with the same problems and has been trained to help other people in similar situations. You can make an appointment with a peer counselor on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays from 12:00 to 13:00, tel. 050 318 1649.

Do you need a vaccination?

Vaccinations are given on Tuesdays from 14:00 to 15:00, no appointment required, at public-health nurses' appointment on the 5th floor. They give the most common vaccines (tetanus D, polio, MMR) as well as basic vaccines for travelers (bring your own vaccines with you). The prescriptions for voluntary vaccines will be given by a doctor.

Note! Only Tikkurila and Myyrmäki health centers provide yellow fever vaccination and anti-malarial drugs.

Measure your blood pressure

You can measure you blood pressure yourself on the 4th floor. When required, our employees are happy to help you.