5A Transplantation and liver surgery, pancreatic and gastric surgery, Meilahti Triangle Hospital
The treatment of liver and intestinal transplant patients and patients requiring demanding liver surgery have been nationally centralized on Ward 5A. In addition, we treat gastroenterological patients in a specific patient group. We also treat pancreatic and gastric surgery patients.
Opening hours and contact information
officePhone, office: 09 4717 7530
mobilePhone, mobile: 050 375 4285
On the ward, we carry out various liver or biliary surgery, pancreatic and upper abdominal surgery and radiological procedures and examinations, such as hepatic resection, endometrial ablation and pancreatectomy, and TCE treatment, in which you inject a cytotoxic drug directly into the arteries feeding the liver tumor.
We are open 24 hours a day. As a rule, you will arrive for surgery through the LEIKO unit, i.e. the Into Surgery from Home unit. Patients arriving on the ward for examinations can overnight at the patient hotel.
Please also note that flowers are not allowed on the ward.
Maisa Portal (opens in new window, links to another website)
You can use our online services by signing in to the Maisa Portal. Once your treatment with us begins, you will receive information on the services you can access in Maisa. These include appointment booking and preliminary information forms, for example.
The Patient Guide site answer the most common questions you might have before, during, and after treatment.
Transplantation Office coordinates all organ donations and transplantations starting from the first contact from the donating hospital.