Dental Care

Dental care is available in municipal health centres as well as in private health care clinics. Occupational health care services provided by UEF does not include dental care. 

If you are entitled to KELA benefits, Kela (The Social Insurance Institution in Finland) reimburses a part of the private dentist's fee.

There are various private dental clinics in Joensuu, Kuopio and Savonlinna. To find the contact details, please search "hammaslääkärit" (dentists) in the Internet. You can compare prices at

Local information

  • Joensuu
    • For appointments, please call 013 330 2411 (Mon-Thu 8-15, Fri 8-14)
    • Emergencies at weekends and on public holidays, call 050 301 1592 between 11–12,
    • See  dental care
  • Kuopio
  • Savonlinna
    - Emergency services are available Mon–Fri 8 a.m.–3 p.m at the Savonlinnan pääterveysasema (Savonlinna Main Health Centre), Pihlajavedentie 8, tel. +358 (0)15 527 7114. If you need urgent dental treatment after 3 p.m. or at weekends, call the dental clinic on +358 (0)15 527 7114 to find out where treatment can be obtained.