YOU CAN CONSULT GENERAL PRACTITIONERS ABOUT THE FOLLOWING MATTERS

  • colds and flu
  • minor wounds
  • infections and communicable diseases
  • sprains
  • fractures
  • blood pressure and cholesterol measurement
  • certificates concerning health status
  • when you want to discuss matters related to your health

If your problem requires a consultation with a specialist, the general practitioner can recommend and refer you to the appropriate doctor. There are no impediments to wheelchair or wheeled walker access to any of the doctors at the medical centre or the hospital.

The most common health status certificates:

  • driving licence certificate
  • seafarer’s certificate
  • certificate for divers
  • certificates for studies or for an employer
  • health certificate for young people

 

Medications containing  benzodiazepines or other similar medications that primarily affect the central nervous system

  • are not prescribed in conjunction with an emergency appointment at the clinic
  • should treatment with benzodiazepines be necessary (e.g. in the event of a risk of serious withdrawal problems), a minimal treatment, e.g. chlordiazepoxide 25 mg x 3 XXIV, is recommended in order to counteract spasms
  • people who habitually use medications that primarily affect the central nervous system are recommended follow-up within psychiatric care
General practitioners at Eira Hospital
Lindberg Otto Geriatrician, general practitioner Book an appointment
Lindqvist Irina General Practitioner, Geriatrician Book an appointment
Metso Maritta Occupational health physician, General practitioner Book an appointment
Nordman Henrik Occupational health physician, specialist in lung diseases, general practitioner Book an appointment
Parvinen Arvi General practitioner
Next available appointments
Today
11:20
20 min
Metso Maritta
Occupational health physician, General practitioner
Eira Medical Centre
Today
11:40
20 min
Lindqvist Irina
General Practitioner, Geriatrician
Eira Medical Centre
Please take along a list of medication prescribed for you. 
Today
11:40
20 min
Nordman Henrik
Occupational health physician, specialist in lung diseases, general practitioner
Eira Medical Centre
Patients from 12 years and up
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Driving License Certificate

You need a driving licence certificate if you are going to apply for a new driving licence. Professional drivers also need to obtain a medical certificate at regular intervals. Driving licence certificates are issued by general practitioners at Eira Hospital.

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Certificate of Medical Fitness to Dive

Diving requires the body to tolerate variations in pressure. A medical certificate that guarantees the diver’s safety is required for a diving certificate. A certificate of medical fitness is required for both sport divers and professional divers.

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Seafarer's Certificates

You can have your seafarer’s certificate renewed at Eira Hospital. Seafarer’s certificates are issued by a maritime health doctor.

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Visa Certificates

At Eira Hospital, we can issue visa certificates for work permits, long-term residence permits or studying, among other things. The applicant should bring their passport, vaccination record and necessary documentation stating in detail what needs to be examined.

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