Mehiläinen is the leading provider of private medical care in Finland. We offer patients top quality medical services quickly and effortlessly. Our skillful and dedicated team of doctors, nurses and therapists is available to our international clients within easy reach in the very center of Helsinki.
We are proud to offer the best individual service in fluent English and Swedish. Some of our doctors and nurses are also fluent in German, Italian, and Russian. Interpretation in other languages is available by request.
A Warm Welcome to the International Clinic!
The International Clinic is located at Mehiläinen Forum Medical Center and at the Mehiläinen Hospital Töölö in Central Helsinki.
Please book an appointment by calling on 010 414 0200 (open daily from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.).
Booking online requires a Finnish social security number.
Referrals are not needed for booking appointments.
Mehiläinen – The Company, Values and Quality
Established in 1909 Mehiläinen has a proud history in medical expertise and service. We regularly achieve excellent results in the Net Promoter Score -patient reviews, and various independent market studies invariably place us at the top among private health care providers in Finland.
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We are dedicated to providing excellent care with the best customer experience. Systematic quality control and active collecting of feedback from clients contribute to our continuous development efforts.
Our service is certified with ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 quality standards.
The Mehiläinen Laboratory offers comprehensive, high-quality diagnostics in both Mehiläinen Forum and Mehiläinen Hospital Töölö. No referrals or set appointments are necessary.
The Mehiläinen Imaging Units offer a wide range of radiological examinations.
Our eye laboratory conducts Octopus field of vision examinations, eye pressure examinations, and optical coherence tomography by appointment. For booking appointments please call us.
Hearing tests and fitting of hearing aids
Audiograms and consultations with ear, nose and throat specialists are available by appointment without referral.
Mehiläinen Forum has three procedure rooms for minor surgical and gynecological procedures. Local anesthesia is available.
In Töölö Hospital we have experienced team of specialist consultants offering appointments as well as performing various medical procedures, such as gastroscopies and colonoscopies, and operations. In case of demanding operations, our private suites are available at the hospital for a longer recovery period. Our trauma team at Mehiläinen Hospital Töölö helps you in acute illnesses and injuries.
Language and interpretation services
Our staff is fluent in English and Swedish, and partly in Russian, German, and Italian. Interpretation in other languages is available by request for a fee.
Insurance Policy Holder Services
Mehiläinen cooperates with a variety of international insurance companies. Please see the list below for the insurance companies that Mehiläinen has a direct billing agreement (restrictions may apply)
- AIG Europe Limited branch office
- AXA Corporate Solutions Assurance
- Global Voyager Assistance (GVA)
- Medical Clinic Finland Oy
- Tricare (SOS International)
- TSH - Travel Support Holland
- Worldwide Insurance Services, LLC. (GeoBlue)
If a direct billing contract does not exist between Mehiläinen and the insurance company the patient is expected to settle the costs at the Mehiläinen reception. Subsequently, the patient applies for reimbursement from the insurance company separately. Some insurance policy holders have a guarantee of payment from an insurance company indicating the insurance company’s guarantee that the costs will be reimbursed.
NOTE: The original guarantee of payment and the original documents from the visit should be added to the reimbursement claim.
Mehiläinen Insurance Service is happy to help you with any questions, for this please call +358 10 414 4501
Medical Certificates and Documents
Summaries of your treatment are available in English or Swedish are available per request.
Medicines and Pharmacies
Prescription medicines are available at pharmacies at various locations. Please ask our staff for directions to the nearest one. Most of the pharmacies are open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Yliopiston Apteekki pharmacy at Mannerheimintie 5 in the center of Helsinki is open 24 hours.
Doctor’s fees vary according to the appointment duration and what procedures are necessary.
Doctor’s fees are available at doctor’s homepage (only in Finnish).
Other Professionals’ Fees
The appointment fees are shown in the profile of the relevant professional on our website. Also, information about the fees is available by calling our call center at +358 10 41 400
We accept most international payment cards (Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club) as means of payment.