Health center's phone service

NOTE! Health centers' phone service is busy.

Health centers’ appointment number 09 839 50 000 will serve customers in all health-related matters. The service is open from 8 am to 4 pm on weekdays. You can leave a call-back request Mon-Fri at 8:00-14:00.

When you call, choose language: Finnish, Swedish or English. In addition, based on your matter, choose:

  • 1: if your matter is related to an appointment, fixed-term control, test results, medical report, renewal of prescription, or your case is not urgent. You can leave a call-back request. We try to reply to your call-back request as soon as possible: call-back requests regarding non-urgent cases may be postponed to the following weekdays.
  • 2: if your case is acute or if your symptoms have become worse. The call-back request is only possible if you choose 1.

More information about calling to the health centers here.

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:

  • Appointment service on weekdays at 8:00-16:00, tel. 09 839 50000
  • 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 50000

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?

  • Appointment service on weekdays at 8:00-16:00, tel. 09 839 50000
  • 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 8:00 to 16:00 tel. 09 839 50000

Would you like to ask for advice?

  • Health counseling in Vantaa is available on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00, tel. 09 839 50000

Ask a public-health nurse

  • Public-health nurses' phone consultation hours from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16:00, tel. 09 839 50000

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.