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The call-back service of the health station is busy.
We apologise that returning calls is taking longer than usual. Please call us only once. If necessary, we also call back customers on Saturdays.
If your situation is urgent, fill in a symptom assessment at Omaolo.

Read and confirm the receipt of information about Kanta Services in My Kanta
The data of all patients and clients using social welfare and healthcare services are stored in Kanta Services. Now that the wellbeing services counties have began operations elsewhere in Finland, everyone (including Helsinki residents) will be informed in the My Kanta Pages about what the Kanta services are, how the data is used in the social and healthcare services and how they can have a say on how the data are processed.
Reading and confirming the receipt of the information in My Kanta in advance will make handling your matters quicker on an appointment.

Kontula Health Station

Kontula Health Station serves residents of the districts of Mellunmäki, Vesala and the east side of Kontulankaari.

Please contact your local health station if you have a health concern, experience sudden symptoms or need support for the treatment of a long-term illness.

Kontula Health Station employs nurses and doctors, among other professionals.

You can contact your local health station in several ways

When you contact your local health station, a nurse will first speak with you to assess your situation. If necessary, the nurse will then make arrangements for you to see a medical professional. 

Mies metrossa
Photo: Jussi Hellsten

Go to the 24/7 online Omaolo health and well-being service and describe your symptoms in a symptoms assessment. After this, the service will give you instructions about what to do next. 

If your symptoms need to be assessed by a medical professional, you will be able to straight away contact your local health station via the service. 

  1. Fill out a symptom assessment at your convenience. 
  2. Based on your symptoms, Omaolo will tell you the next steps to take.  
  3. At this point, if you wish, you can log in to the service and send your symptom assessment data to a nurse, who will immediately start taking care of your case. You will be required to use a form of strong identification

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Photo: Maija Astikainen

If you need to contact your health station, you can send a message or questions via the Maisa customer portal. We will respond to your message within three working days. 

  1. Log in to Maisa at  or in the Maisa app. You will be required to use a form of strong identification
  2. You can send a message via Messages -> Send a message ->  Ask About Care or Services’.
  3. Select a subject.
  4. Select your health station as the message recipient and choose a subject for your message. 
  5. You will receive a reply to your message within three working days. 

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You can contact your local health station by phoning the station.

The health stations use a handy call-back system, so if the line is busy, staff will call you back as soon as they are free.

Call +358 9 310 60410


It is also possible to make arrangements for a health check or treatment by visiting your local health station in person during its opening hours. If you have turned 12 years old, we recommend that you use a face mask unless you have a medical restriction. We recommend that you call first, however, particularly if you have flu-like symptoms.

If your matter is urgent, please call the Medical Helpline at tel. 116 117 . Medical professionals will direct you swiftly to the help that you need.

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Ostoskuja 3 00940 Helsinki

The route to the main entrance

  • The pick-up and drop-off area is located in the vicinity of the entrance, giving easy access to the pavement.
  • The route to the entrance is smooth and sufficiently wide.

The main entrance

  • The entrance stands out clearly and is illuminated. There is a canopy above the entrance.
  • The doors connected to the entrance stand out clearly and the glass doors have contrast markings. Outside the door there is sufficient room for moving e.g. with a wheelchair. The door opens automatically with a motion sensor.

In the facility

  • The customer service point is located on floor 2.
  • For moving around, there is a lift, which can hold a wheelchair; the door opens automatically. The floor numbers in the lift can be felt with fingers. (The minimum dimensions for an accessible lift are width 1.1 m and depth 1.4 m.)
  • The doors in the customer service point stand out clearly. The glass doors have contrast markings.
  • The waiting room of the customer service point has a queue number system and seats.
  • The customer service point has an accessible toilet on floor 2.

Henkilökuntamme / Vår personal / Our staff

Henkilökuntamme ammattiryhmittäin. Kielitaitoa kuvaavat lyhenteet:
Vår personal enligt yrkesgrupp. Förkortningar som beskriver språkkunskaperna:
Our staff by occupational group. Abbreviations describing language skills:

ar = arabia, arabiska, Arabic
bn = bengali, bengali, Bengali
en = englanti, engelska, English
es = espanja, spanska, Spanish
et = viro, estniska, Estonian
fa = farsi, persiska, Persian
fi = suomi, finska, Finnish
fr = ranska, franska, French
ps = paštu, pashtu, Pashto
ru = venäjä, ryska, Russian
so = somali, somaliska, Somali 
ur = urdu, urdu, Urdu

Ylilääkäri / Överläkare / Chief physician
Nimi / Namn / Name Kielitaito / Språkkunskap / Language skills
Aru Kaidi en, et, fi
Terveyskeskuslääkärit / Hälsocentralläkare / Health centre physicians
Nimi / Namn / Name Kielitaito / Språkkunskap / Language skills
Al-Gburi Ibrahim ar, en, fi
Awji Jalal ar, en, fi
Boikov Alena fi, ru
Elsayed Gadah ar, en, fi
Ignatiev Dmitrii en, fi, ru
Khan Ajmal en, fa, fi, ps, ur
Mohamed Dahi Imad ar, en, fi, ru
Naeem Mubara en, fi
Niironen Risto-Heikki en, es, fi
Nkurunziza Gerard en, fr, fi
Shire Abdirashid ar, en, fi, so
Zahier Nawab en, fa, fi

Osastonhoitaja / Avdelningsskötare / Head nurse
Nimi / Namn / Name Kielitaito / Språkkunskap / Language skills
Heiniö Jenna en, fi
Terveydenhoitajat / Hälsovårdare / Public health nurses
Nimi / Namn / Name Kielitaito / Språkkunskap / Language skills
Försti Kirsi en, fi
Hoikka Tuija en, fi
Jarnamo Marja en, fi
Kraatari Kristiina en, fi, sv
Liimatta Nina en, fi
Matilainen Pirita fi
Sairaanhoitajat / Sjukskötare / Nurses
Nimi / Namn / Name Kielitaito / Språkkunskap / Language skills
Aransalo Elisa en, fi
Ekman Heidi en, fi
Juntura Pia en, fi
Jylkkä Jonna en, fi
Kinanen Kirsi en, fi
Niskakoski Sari en, fi
Tiainen Sere en, fi
Perushoitaja, primärskötare, practical nurse
Nimi / Namn / Name Kielitaito / Språkkunskap / Language skills
Bäckström Tiina fi
Lähihoitajat  / Närvårdare / Practical nurses
Nimi / Namn / Name Kielitaito / Språkkunskap / Language skills
Darakci Sevil en, fi
Hirvilammi Kirsi en, fi
Khasieva Milana en, fi
Koivunen Marja-Liisa en, fi, sv
Korkia-aho Sara en, fi
Kämpe Minna en, fi
Puurtinen Arja en, fi