Vascular Surgery

Heart Center performs approximately 700 vascular surgery operations annually, of which 150 are related to the treatment of varicose veins.

The vascular surgery ward caters for vascular surgery and thyroid and parathyroid operations, as well as contrast studies and balloon dilations of the lower extremities.

Examinations of the arterial circulation and venous function of the lower extremities are performed at the Vascular Surgery Outpatient Clinic. In addition, biopsies from the temporal artery are taken at the Clinic, and treatments for venous insufficiency with foam sclerotherapy are also done.

Contact Information

Vascular Surgery Inpatient Ward
Puijo Hospital, C, floor 7
Visiting hours daily 10 a.m.–7 p.m.
tel. (+358) 17 172 276