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Ward Avaruus, New Children's Hospital

Keywords:
  • pediatric surgery
  • pediatric neurology
  • cleft palates

Opening hours and contact information

Visiting address

New Children's Hospital
Stenbäckinkatu 9, 7th floor
Helsinki

Postal address

P.O. Box 347
00029 HUS
Open 24 hours a day.

On Ward Avaruus at New Children's Hospital, we treat musculoskeletal disorders and injuries, neurological and neurosurgical patients, and patients with cleft lip and palate.

Vuodeosasto Avaruus

The presence of a familiar adult allows the child to feel safe during the hospital stay.

The child’s guardians can stay with the child around the clock. One guardian can be accommodated in the patient room. Most of our rooms are single rooms with private bathrooms and a small fridge. During their stay in the hospital, the child can engage in play, games or any other pleasant activities if they feel well enough to do so.  

Please do not come to the hospital if you have a contagious disease (such as an intestinal infection or a respiratory infection). Our ward personnel will provide further information if necessary.

At the ward, you will have access to a patient tablet computer with information about the hospital and games to play and programs to watch. We also utilize the tablet computer in providing treatment-related guidance.

Hospitals

Services

Pediatric neurosurgery

Our pediatric neurosurgeons operate on some 200 child patients per year. We work closely with New Children’s Hospital, which is where inpatient care is…

Cleft lip and palate treatment

The goal in the treatment we provide for cleft lip/palate is to correct the patient’s appearance and to achieve speech, bite and ear functions as normal as…

Epilepsy in children

We treat and examine children and adolescents with epilepsy at HUS.

Cleft lip and palate

Cleft lip and cleft palate are the most common type of birth defect. We treat cleft lip and cleft palate at Töölö Hospital and at the New Children’s…