There are several internal medicine doctors at Eira Hospital who are specialists in fields including diabetes, metabolic diseases and diseases of the thyroid gland.

Comprehensive care is available at Eira and, when necessary, we can admit the patient to our in-patient unit for more detailed examinations.

Thyroid gland diseases

The thyroid is a small gland located at the front of the throat under the larynx. It produces thyroid hormones, which have an impact on metabolism.

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Metabolic Syndrome (MBS)

Metabolic syndrome (MBS) is caused by disruption in the blood sugar balance (insulin resistance), resulting in the blood pressure rising and also an impact on the blood’s ability to coagulate and changes in the composition of the blood lipids. Metabolic syndrome can be asymptomatic for many years.

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Over 500,000 Finns suffer from diabetes (diabetes mellitus in Latin). This disease is divided into two groups: type 1 diabetes, where the body’s own production of insulin has decreased or stopped, and type 2, where there are disruptions to the effect of insulin in the body.

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Specialists in Internal Medicine at Eira Hospital
Bergholm Robert Specialist of Internal Medicine
Eriksson Johan Specialist in internal medicine Book an appointment
Korpi Kirsi Specialist in Cardiology Book an appointment
Niskanen Leo Specialist in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine Book an appointment
Pietiläinen Kirsi Specialist in Internal Medicine
Saraheimo Markku Specialist of Internal Medicine, Diabetologist Book an appointment
Soppi Esa Specialist of Internal Medicine Book an appointment
Tötterman Karl Johan Consultant in cardiology and internal medicine Book an appointment
Väänänen Hannu Internist, Gastroenterologist Book an appointment
Next available appointments
Fri 22.1.
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Saraheimo Markku
Specialist of Internal Medicine, Diabetologist
Eira Medical Centre
I also offer remote consultations, if needed. If you wish to book a telepohone appointment, please call our customer service tel. 09 1620 570.
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Price list
Internal medicine Price
Appointment, 20 min.
from 120 €
An outpatient clinic fee 19,90 € and Kanta fee of 1,95 € are added. Prices do not include laboratory or X-ray examinations.
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