Dental Care

Opening hours of Vantaa health and social welfare service points during summer 2021

Dental care during the coronavirus epidemic

The coronavirus situation still causes changes in dental care. Please note that because of the coronavirus situation, care times are longer than usual and we cannot carry out all measures at the time being. We have ensured that it is safe to come for treatment. We recommend that you wear a face mask when you enter dental clinic’s premises.

Remember to come to the dental clinic by appointment and only when you are healthy. If you become ill after making an appointment, contact our customer service.

Instructions for Oral Health Care customers

Do not come to dental care, if

  • you have symptoms of a respiratory infection such as fever, sniffle, cough or
  • you have been in coronavirus quarantine or
  • you are waiting for a corona virus test result
  • you have been in close contact with a person infected with the coronavirus during the past two weeks or
  • you have returned from abroad during the past ten days.

cancel your appointment. This way you help protect other patients and the staff from contracting the virus.

Urgent dental care

If your need for dental care is urgent, please first contact dental care first by telephone on tel. +358 (0)9 8393 5300 Mon-Fri 7:30 AM-3:00 PM.

Urgent dental care

  • Tikkurilan terveysaseman hammashoitola, Kielotie 11, 01300 Vantaa

People with a verified coronavirus infection; on-call dental care is provided at HUS Emergency Department, oral and maxillofacial unit.

You will receive more detailed instructions when you make the appointment.

In non-urgent cases

Interruption of spring 2020 non-urgent dental care continues to congest our services. We can only offer a limited number of non-urgent check-up or further care appointments. Please not that because of the coronavirus situation, care times are longer than usual.

We will invite counseling bureau and school-age patients to treatment in stages.

Dental care appointment service, tel. 09 8393 5300, Mon-Fri: 7:30-15:00.

If you leave a call-back request, we will call you back as soon as possible.

Canceling the appointment through the www.maisa.fi service or by text message, tel. 050 302 6485 (the message shall include your name, date of birth, and time of the appointment to be canceled).

You can transact with dental care via video connection.

Orthodontic treatment

  • Leinikkitien hammashoitola, Leinikkitie 20 B, 01350 Vantaa
  • Myyrmäen terveysaseman hammashoitola, Jönsaksentie 4, 01600 Vantaa

Changing / inquiring your appointment through the appointment service.

Continue to use your orthodontic device as instructed. If you have questions about the instructions, you can send your questions through Maisa.

If your orthodontic device breaks, or parts of it fall down, or if it feels painful in your mouth, call the appointment service, tel. 09 8393 5300

Repair or renewal of retention wires

Retention wire first aid will be given to everybody who suffers from pain or wounds caused by retention wire.

The first aid can be, for example, cutting the pricking part.

Repairs of retention wires of those patients who receive municipal orthodontic treatment will be made within five years from the termination of orthodontic treatment.

Repairs of retention wires of those patients who receive private orthodontic treatment will not be made.

If you are using rubber bands and need more of them, contact us through Maisa or call the appointment service, tel. 09 8393 5300, so that we can mail you more rubber bands.

Dental care appointments are given according to the urgency of the need for care

You can affect your oral health with your daily choices. Healthy lifestyle and good mouth hygiene have a great influence on oral health.