Children’s Clinic

L. Puusepa 8, wing M

Register for an out-patient treatment by calling 731 9100 or via the national digital registration system.

The Children’s Clinic of Tartu University Hospital deals with children from their birth until they turn 18. The clinic’s doctors offer specialised treatment for children in a variety of disciplines. You can also book an appointment with a nurse. A referral from a family physician is required to register for the appointment.

Emergency Medicine Department

L. Puusepa 8 Wing M, ground floor
Doctor on duty: 731 9512

The Emergency Department of the Children’s Clinic provides emergency outpatient specialist care to children (except for health problems and traumas requiring surgical intervention).

Entrance from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. from the main door and via the Emergency Department (when coming from Lunini Street, pass the building from the left to the Emergency Department sign) from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.

The doctor on duty provides emergency care 24 hours a day. Depending on the need for emergency care, children’s emergency care is also provided in the following clinics/departments:

Call the doctor on duty (phone 731 9512) of the Children’s Clinic or the nurse on duty in the Emergency Department (phone 731 8183) to determine the most appropriate clinic/department for your child’s health problem!

Outpatient reception
L. Puusepa

Children’s Clinic hotline Mon–Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. 731 9505

The Children’s Clinic includes:


Hospital reception: L. Puusepa 8, Wing M

731 9512 patient reception, doctor on duty

Scheduled and emergency patients are admitted to the clinic at L. Puusepa 8, Wing M. After being hospitalised, you will be referred to the department.

The parent or caregiver of the child is subject to an in-patient fee: EUR 2.50 for a parent of a child of up to 10 years old and EUR 20 (without meals) and EUR 26.50 (with meals) for a parent of a child older than 10 years (or for an uninsured parent). There is no in-patient fee for a parent of a child under 1 year of age and a child in the intensive care ward. The in-patient fee includes 4 meals per day and a bed. To ensure you have a bed, coordinate your stay with the department in advance.

prof Tuuli Metsvaht
Head of the Clinic
731 9500, 731 9552

Evelyn Evert
Chief Nurse
731 9510, 5331 9510

731 9598