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Health Services Contact Information

Health Centre Appointment Booking Numbers

Doctor’s and nurse’s appointments may be booked on weekdays from 8 am – 4 pm. The calls will be transferred to voicemail. Leave a short message concerning your issue and state your name and phone number. We will handle all calls and call you back on the same day.

Uusikaupunki Main Health Centre
Tel. +358 2 8451 2400

Vehmaa, Taivassalo and Kustavi Health Centres
Tel. +358 2 8451 2401

Pyhäranta Health Centre
Tel. +358 2 8451 2403

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Issues
Tel. +358 2  8451 2700

The phone numbers are available on weekdays from 8 am – 3 pm.
Other calls, such as inquiries about laboratory results and prescription renewals, should be made between 1.00–3.00 pm to tel. +358 (2) 8451 2500.

Service for Customers with Hearing and Speech Impairments in the Local Government Co-management Area

SMS message number for customers with hearing and speech impairments: +358 50 594 4578.
E-mail address for customers with hearing and speech impairments: kuulo@uusikaupunki.fi

Appointment Booking for Laboratory Tests

www.tykslab.fi. You may also have laboratory tests taken without booking an appointment.

Ordering Diabetic Supplies

By e-mail: diabeteshoitaja.uki@uusikaupunki.fi
Ordering diabetic supplies in Vehmaa, Taivassalo and Kustavi
By e-mail: anne.vuori@uusikaupunki.fi

Out-of-town Visitors:

Non-urgent care services in accordance with the care plan. A care plan from the municipality of residence, which also serves as a payment commitment, must be brought to health centre during the first visit. Please note that vaccinations are not urgent emergency matters.


 
Appointment booking for non-urgent care and cancellations or changes to appointments on weekdays from 7.30 am – 3.30 pm
Appointment booking for urgent care on Mon–Fri in the mornings from 7.30 am onwards

Uusikaupunki Dental Clinic
Terveystie 4, 23500 Uusikaupunki
Appointment booking Mon–Fri 7.30 am – 3.30 pm
Tel. +358 (2) 8451 2600

Kalanti Dental Clinic
Pankkitie 2, 23600 Kalanti
Appointment booking Mon–Fri 7.30 am – 3.30 pm
Tel. +358 (2) 8451 2600

Vehmaa Dental Clinic
Margaretantie 15, 23210 Vehmaa
Appointment booking Mon–Fri 7.30 am – 3.30 pm
Tel. +358 (2) 8451 2900

Taivassalo Dental Clinic
Apulanpolku 1, 23310 Taivassalo
Appointment booking Mon–Fri 7.30 am – 3.30 pm
Tel. +358 (2) 8451 2901

Kustavi Dental Clinic
Kivimaantie 8, 233610 Kustavi
Appointment booking on weekdays 7.30 am – 3.30 pm
Tel. +358 (2) 8451 2902

Pyhäranta Dental Clinic
Retkentie 6, 23950 Pyhäranta
Appointment booking on weekdays 7.30 am – 3.30 pm
Tel. +358 (2) 8451 2904

Evening, weekend and midweek holiday emergency duty at the regional emergency services of the Hospital District of Southwest Finland. Address: Tyks, joint emergency services of the T-hospital, Savitehtaankatu 1, Turku.
Emergency services are sought by booking an appointment by phone on the same day on weekdays from 3.30–6.00 pm and on Saturdays, Sundays and midweek holidays from 9.00–11.00 am. The appointment booking number is +358 2 3131 564. During other times outside office hours, advice and referral to treatment in the case of an acute condition is available from the emergency advice line of the T-hospital: +358 2 313 8800.
 

Social Services

In case of an emergency, you can contact the on-call social worker by calling the emergency number 112.
 
Contact and appointment booking
Tel. +358 50 420 5202 from 9 am – 12 noon and 1–3 pm
Call time for social workers on weekdays 11 am – 12 noon
Director of Social Work
Lauri Heino, Tel. +358 44 051 5727

Adult Social Work

Social Workers
Teija Ahokas, A–L
Tel. +358 40 839 8345

Ville Kainulainen, M–Ö
Tel. +358 50 366 6591

Social Instructors
Elina Kuoppala
Tel. +358 50 366 6593

Anne Lintula
Tel. +358 44 700 5670
 

Child Welfare

Contact and appointment booking, Tel. +358 50 420 5202
Call time 9 am – 12 noon and 1–3 pm
Call time for social workers on weekdays 11 am – 12 noon

Social Workers
Anni Heinonen, Tel. +358 50 566 5822
Anu Hukka, Tel. +358 50 420 5199
Jouko Pistemaa, Tel. +358 40 839 7345
Kata Vertio, Tel. +358 40 832 5345

Social Worker / Child Supervisor
Anu Hukka
Tel. +358 50 420 5199
 

Disability Services

Social Instructor
Suvi Laurila, Tel. +358 44 085 2050
Disability Services Instructor
Eija Koskela, Tel. +358 50 567 2267
 

Social Ombudsman

Maija-Kaisa Sointula
Tel. +358 10 830 5106
Merikratos Oy
Ruissalontie 11 B
20200 Turku
 

Mediation and Family Law Services

Child Supervisor Anu Hukka, Tel. +358 50 420 5199
 

Services for the Elderly

Elderly Work Office
Office Manager
Raija Yrttimaa
Tel. +358 50 420 5187
Department Secretary
Satu Telén
Tel. +358 50 420 5236
Deputy Elderly Work Instructor
Jaana Aitta
Tel. +358 44 088 2820 
Deputy Elderly Work Director
Kirsi Routi-Pitkänen
Tel. +358 50 597 7588   
 

Veterinary Treatment

Official Control Veterinarian Erkki Koskinen
Tel. +358 44 702 2745
Contact information of veterinarians: http://uusikaupunki.fi/sosiaali-ja-terveyspalvelut/ymparistoterveydenhuolto/elainlaakintahuolto
 

Director of Environmental Health

Kaisa Nivola
Tel. +358 44 355 6810
 

Occupational Health Care

Tel. +358 2 8451 2300
 

Patient Ombudsman

Tyks Vakka-Suomi Hospital, P.O. Box 12, 23501 Uusikaupunki
Patient Ombudsman Päivi Parjanen
Hospital District of Southwest Finland
Mon–Fri 10 am – 12 noon and Tue and Thu 1–3 pm
Tel. +358 (2) 313 0000
potilasasiamies@tyks.fi

 

Emergency Duty

On weekdays from 8 am – 4 pm, the health centre in your area is on-call. Book an appointment in your own health centre. Appointment bookings from 8 am – 3 pm.

Uusikaupunki: tel. +358 (2) 8451 2400

Kustavi, Taivassalo and Vehmaa
Tel. +358 (2) 8451 2401

Pyhäranta (appointment bookings from 8.00–10.00 am): tel. +358 440 382 440

Outside office hours, joint emergency services in the Vakka-Suomi Hospital.
On weekdays from 4.00–10.00 pm and on weekends and religious holidays from 10.00 am – 8.00 pm
Tel. +358 (2) 845 150.

The phone number is available on weekdays from 3.00–10.00 pm and on weekends and religious holidays from 9.00 am – 8.00 pm.
The entrance for all customers coming to the joint emergency clinic is the outside door of the Vakka-Suomi Hospital emergency clinic.
 

Night Emergency Duty

Tel. +358 (2) 314 1111 and +358 (2) 314 1112
The phone numbers are available from 10.00 pm – 8.00 am.
In case of an emergency, call the emergency telephone number 112.
 
Treatment of Children with Earache
Children with an earache are treated in the Uusikaupunki Health Centre on weekdays from 8.00–9.00 am without the need to book an appointment.
If your child complains about ear pain in the evening or during the night, you may bring him/her to a doctor’s appointment to the Uusikaupunki Health Centre at 8.00 am the following morning without the need to book an appointment, just register at the patients’ office of the Health Centre (1st floor). Remember to use painkillers for pain relief.

N.B. Emergency Duty in Kustavi and Taivassalo Outside Office Hours
Outside office hours, on weekends and religious holidays, the emergency services of the Taivassalo and Kustavi Health Centres shift to the Turku joint regional emergency services in Tyks T-hospital at Savitehtaankatu 1, Turku, tel. +358 (2) 313 8800. The phone number is available from 4.00 pm – 8.00 am.