Neurology Clinic

L. Puusepa 8, Wing H, second and third floor

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

A variety of neurological and neurosurgical diseases are diagnosed and treated at the Neurology Clinic. In case of stroke, the clinic performs thrombolysis 24 hours a day and patients can be referred to thrombectomy. A regional stroke centre in South Estonia is under development. The Neurology Clinic includes outpatient clinics for headache, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, movement disorders, Parkinson’s disease, and memory. In addition, there are separate outpatient nurses for headaches, strokes, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, and bladder disorders.

The Neurosurgery Department of the Neurology Clinic diagnoses and treats tumours of the nervous system, circulatory disorders of the brain and spinal cord, diseases of the spine, and treats movement disorders, epilepsy, chronic pain, and spasticity. In cooperation with doctors and pediatric neurologists at the Children’s Clinic, diseases of the nervous system in children are treated.

Registration numbers for the Neurology Clinic

731 9100 Registration for an outpatient appointment
731 8504 Registration for a headache nurse appointment
731 8511 Registration for a multiple sclerosis nurse appointment

The Neurology Clinic includes:

  • 731 8512 Doctors of the Department of Neurology
    731 8513 Nurse on duty of the Department of Neurology
    731 8518 Intensive Care of the Department of Neurology

    Head of Department | Aive Liigant | 731 8510 |
    Head Nurse  |  Ester Vatsk  |  731 8511 |
    Secretary  |  Kiira Polin  |  731 8519  |


  • 731 8522 Doctors of the Department of Neurosurgery
    731 8523 Nurse on duty of the Department of Neurosurgery
    731 8526 Intensive Care of the Department of Neurosurgery
    731 8529 Secretary of Neurosurgery

    Head of Department | Jaan Eelmäe | 731 8520 |
    Head Nurse | Piret Kähi | 731 8523|
    Secretary  | Pirje Paales | 731 8529 |
    Secretary | Anu Janson | 731 8529 | 


Information about patients at the hospital: 731 8111 (8 a.m. to 7 p.m.)

Scheduled patients are admitted at the reception of the Tartu University Hospital (L. Puusepa 8) on the ground floor of Wing D on Mon-Fri 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Fri 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. You will be sent to the department after being registered at the hospital. The nurse on duty of the department will register your arrival, introduce you to the department, and send you to the ward. On the day of arrival, you will be served dinner and if you wish, you can visit the cafe on the first floor of the hospital.

Professor Pille Taba
Head of the Clinic
731 8500

Ester Vatsk
Chief Nurse 
731 8511

Anu Janson
731 8529