Dental treatment

Centralised appointment service

Valokuva: Hammaslääkärissä. Kuvaaja: Merja Ojala.

Booking an appointment in all dental clinics:
Monday to Friday 8 - 17, tel. 03 5657 0100

For a missed appointment that has not been cancelled, all clients over 15 years of age will be charged a fee of 39,60 euros. The fee can be charged if the appointment is not cancelled within 24 hours of the scheduled appointment time.

Checking, rescheduling and cancelling appointments

If you are unable to keep your appointment, cancel or reschedule it at least 24 hours before the appointment:
- through the online appointment service, using your Internet bank identifiers, or
- by calling the centralised appointment service, tel. 03 5657 0100

» E-services: online appointments for dental care (in Finnish)

On the Internet, you can check, cancel or reschedule your appointments and make the initial appointment to see a dental hygienist for an assessment of the need for treatment. You can also make an urgent appointment with a dentist.

If a guardian has made an agreement for handling matters related to a dependant with the City of Tampere, he or she may use the Internet service to manage the appointments of his or her children who are under 15 years old.

Urgent dental treatment

Emergency dental services for patients requiring immediate and urgent care:

Acuta emergency dentist’s service
Building K, entrance through the Acuta First Aid door, on the left from the main entrance.

Appointment service for urgent dental treatment:

- Monday to Friday 8 - 18, tel. 03 5657 0111
- Monday to Friday 18 - 21 and on weekends and midweek holidays 8 - 21, appointments are given by the Telephone Health Service, tel. 10023 or 03 10023 when calling from a mobile phone.

Further information

Chief Dental Officer
Eeva Torppa-Saarinen
Tel. 03 565 713 (switchboard)
Chief Dental Hygienist
Anne-Mari Aaltonen
Tel. 03 565 713 (switchboard)

E-mail addresses of the personnel are of the format