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Digestive Surgery Ward


Opening hours and contact information

Visiting address

Tyks T-hospital
Hämeentie 11
Main entrance 18A, 5th floor, D-wing

Postal address

PO Box 52
20521 Turku

We treat the diseases of the upper gastrointestinal tract and the organs related to it, such as liver, pancreas and spleen and the diseases of the lower gastrointestinal tract, such as diseases of the large intestine and rectum.

Sairaanhoitaja säätää potilaan infuusiopumpun nopeutta.

You need a doctor's referral to be admitted. In addition, we treat emergency patients and patients from other wards of the regional hospitals.

Our ward is on duty 24 hours a day.

Our specialties are

  • the surgical treatment of gastrointestinal tract cancer in close co-operation with the oncological outpatient ward
  • surgical diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, including radio frequency treatment of changes in the mucous membrane
  • difficult ERCP procedures
  • obesity surgery and extensive research co-operation with two other units and the PET centre and internal medicine physicians of our own hospital
  • treatment of functional difficulties of bowel movement.

We are part of the Tyks operational division of the Department of Digestive Surgery and Urology.