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FSHS South


Visiting address
Yliopistonkatu 34, 53850 Lappeenranta
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Service unit's opening hours
Mon–Thu 8 am–3 pm, Fri 8 am–2 pm

Treatment need assessments and appointments

Mon–Thu 8 am–3 pm, Fri 8 am–2 pm
General and mental health services 046 710 1073
Oral health services 046 710 1085

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Mon–Fri 12 pm–2 pm

Patient Office

Mon–Fri from 11.30 am to 12.00 pm (2nd floor)

Laboratory examinations

The service is produced by SYNLAB Suomi Oy
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For laboratory examinations you will always need a referral from FSHS. Once you have obtained a referral you can book an appointment through SYNLAB either by phone 010 326 3260 or through the Health Folder.

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How to prepare for laboratory examinations

Imaging examinations

Mehiläinen Lappeenranta
Kauppakatu 40 C, 3 krs, 53100 Lappeenranta
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Appointments to imaging examinations require a referral from the FSHS. You can book an appointment from the service provider once you have received a referral.

Imaging examinations for oral health are conducted at the service unit which produces oral health services for this location.

Exceptional opening hours

FSHS own service units’ are open on New Year’s Eve, Maundy Thursday and 30 April FSHS between 8.00 and 12.30.

The service area’s administration

  • Regional Director Tuomas Plosila
  • Regional Medical Director Minna Paavonsalo Regional
  • Regional Medical Director Saara Sistonen
  • Regional Medical Director for Mental Health Tarja-Sisko Saastamoinen
  • Regional Medical Director for Dentistry Laura Tarkkila Alu                                                                     
  • Regional Medical Director for Dentistry Petra Hyvönen
  • Head Nurse, FSHS South Kirsi Helosuo
  • Head Nurse, FSHS South Sini Laine                              
  • Head Nurse, FSHS South Teija Pietilä             
  • Head Nurse, FSHS South  Sari Yrjänä
  • Head Nurse for Oral Health, FSHS South Anne Lampinen

Local health care providers

  • general health: In urgent cases of ill health or injury contact the South Karelia District of Social and Health Services, Lappeenranta Health Centre, from Monday to Thursday between 8.00 and 16.00 and on Fridays between 8.00 and 15.00: Armila Health Centre, address Armilankatu 44, phone (05) 352 7260, Sammonlahti Health Centre, address Torpanpellonkatu 2, phone (05) 352 1300, Lauritsala Health Centre, address Karjalantie 2, phone (05) 352 7260. Outside office hours and at weekends call South Karelia Central Hospital on 116 117. You can also use the services of any FSHS health centre that is open.
  • oral health: Call the dental care services of the City of Lappeenranta (EKSOTE) on (05) 352 7059 from Monday to Friday between 8.00 and 15.00. There is a dentist on call for emergency appointments weekdays from  15 to21, saturdays and sundays from 8 to 21: emergencycare tel. 116 117.
  • mental health: Mielenterveys- ja päihdepäivystys (MTPP) 24/7 puh. 05 352 4610.