Visiting address medical senter in Høyanger
Høyanger legesenter, Storgata 8, Høyanger (Høyanger helsesenter)
Opening hours Høyanger legesenter
Weekdays 08.00 - 15.00. Telephone 57 71 39 00
Finding a personal doctor
All residents of the municipality are automatically assigned a personal doctor who provides general medical services, emergency services and house calls when necessary. Personal doctors are obliged to give priority to their own patients. You can change your personal doctor up to two times per year without providing an explanation. Personal doctors are bound by official rules regarding rates, and their prices must be posted in their offices. Please note that you can choose not to have a personal doctor.
To register for a personal doctor, to find out who your or your child's personal doctor is or to change to another doctor please contact the Office for Personal Doctors on telephone +47 810 59 500 (answering machine in Norwegian only) or go to the following web site: MinFastlege.
Appointments with your personal doctor
You can order by the website to Høyanger legesenter or by telephone in daytime 57 71 39 00.
Children`s health clinics
Municipal health clinics provide free health care for children up to age 5. Høyanger helsestasjon is located in Høyanger helsesenter, Storgata 8, Høyanger, 3rd floor.
All children are examined at regular intervals and provided with vaccinations. In addition, clinics offer home visits for newborns, establishment of mother-and-child groups, counselling and specialist referrals.
For young people between the ages of 13 and 20, the municipal health clinics provide counselling and information on issues like sexuality, sexually transmitted diseases, contraception, drugs, family and relationships.
Young people can meet us every wednesday at Høyanger helsestasjon from 14:30 to 16:30. You don`t have to make an appointment in advance.
The municipality offers maternity care to pregnant women. They may choose themselves to go to a midwife or a doctor. Maternity care involves regular check ups and counselling, as well as reservation of ultrasound and registration at the hospital. Home birthing is still fairly uncommon in Norway, though there are growing numbers of midwives qualified to perform home births.
Høyanger helsestasjon is located in Høyanger helsesenter, Storgata 8, Høyanger, 3rd floor.
For children in Norway up to the age of 18, dental care is provided free of charge. There is a 25 per cent discount for 19 and 20 year-olds. Please contact Høyanger tannklinikk, Telephone: 57 71 45 30.
For further information about these services please feel free to contact Høyanger municipality's service office, telephone: 57 71 15 00 or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org