Tikkurila health center

Urgent cases

Did you fall ill suddenly? Patients with no personal doctor can freely choose the day clinic where they want to go to among all the health centers in Vantaa. View the health centers’ queue situation.

Urgent care on weekdays at Tikkurila health center:

Come to the health center:

  • Come to the health center without an appointment in the morning from 8:00 to 11:15 and take a queue number for your own team's on-call service.
  • In the afternoon, from 12:00 to 16:00 patients needing immediate care are treated by team 3 on the basis of the queue number.

Or make an appointment:

  • Call your own team from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 12:00
    • Team 1, tel. 09 8392 2009
    • Team 2, tel. 09 8392 2305
    • Team 3, tel. 09 8392 2391
    • Team 4, tel. 09 8392 2644
  • If you do not have a team of your own, your team is based on the first letter of your last name, team 1: AA–JY, team 2: JÄ–LÖ, team 3: MA–RU and team 4: RY–Ö.
  • In acute cases, please contact us already in the morning.
  • 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 make an appointment?

  • Call your own team from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 12:00
    • Team 1, tel. 09 8392 2009
    • Team 2, tel. 09 8392 2305
    • Team 3, tel. 09 8392 2391
    • Team 4, tel. 09 8392 2644
  • If you do not have a team of your own, your team is based on the first letter of your last name, team 1: AA–JY, team 2: JÄ–LÖ, team 3: MA–RU and team 4: RY–Ö.
  • You can avoid queueing on the phone by submitting a call-back request from Monday to Thursday: 8:00-10:30 and 13:00-13:30 and on Friday: 8:00-10:30. We will call you back the same day. The call-back request will not place you at the end of the line; the calls are handled in the order they arrive.
  • If you have an appointment, you do not have to register at the desk. Nevertheless, patients exempted from health-center fees, shall register at the counseling desk on the second floor before the time of their appointment.

Would you like to inquire about lab results?

  • You can inquire about your lab results by calling 12:00 to 13:00 tel. 09 839 30209

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 from Monday to Friday from 12:00 to 13:00
    • Team 1, tel. 09 8392 3529
    • Team 2, tel. 09 8392 3528
    • Team 3, tel. 09 8392 2656
    • Team 4, tel. 09 8392 1105

Public-health nurses will help you with issues related to, among other things, lifestyles, diabetes, cholesterol, memory tests, and will give you laboratory test results. You can make an appointment with a public-health nurse during their phone consultation hours or you can make an online appointment.

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. Send a text message to phone number 050 314 6326.

Rheumatism treatment

Personal doctors treat patients with rheumatism at the health center. Tikkurila and Myyrmäki health centers have rheumatism units. Personal doctors can consult the units' rheumatism specialists.

The Tikkurila rheumatism unit serves Central and North Vantaa, while the Myyrmäki unit serves West Vantaa. Contact the rheumatism unit through your own health center team. A doctor's referral is required for the rheumatism unit.

Do you need a vaccination?

Basic vaccinations are given at the nurses' appointments. You can make an appointment by calling the team numbers or you can make an online appointment.

In addition, Tikkurila health center has a vaccination reception for all Vantaa residents, which will also give you a yellow fever vaccination and a prescription for anti-malarial drugs.

Measure your blood pressure

You can measure your blood pressure yourself on the second floor of Tikkurila health center.