Day Surgery

Hyvinkää Hospital
Sairaalankatu 1
FI-05850 Hyvinkää

Office telephone: 019 4587 2002
Fax: 019 4587 2688

deputy chief physician Elina Peltonen
head nurse Kaija Leskinen

Patients are admitted for day surgery procedures through the Leiko Unit and they also register at the Leiko Unit. Day surgery refers to pre-planned surgical operations in which the patient arrives in the hospital for surgery and is discharged the same day. In order for a patient to be suitable for a day surgery procedure, he or she must not suffer from any other serious systemic diseases in addition to the operated disease.

The most common surgical procedures include

  • Knee arthroscopies
  • Bunion surgery
  • Adenoidectomies
  • Endoscopies of the maxillary sinuses
  • Inguinal hernia
  • Gynaecological procedures
  • Plastic surgical procedures

    The most common anaesthesia methods include local anaesthesia, spinal anaesthesia and general anaesthesia.