Medical Assistance

Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear on the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.

The U.S. Embassy, Oslo, Norway assumes no responsibility for the professional ability or reputation of the persons or medical facilities whose names appear on the following list.

By calling 116117 you will come in direct contact with your closest emergency doctor (legevakt) wherever you are in Norway. The legevakt is open 24 hours and can be contacted outside your General Practitoner’s office hours in acute need of a doctor. No appointments. If necessary, the legevakt will transfer the patient to a specialist at another hospital.

For non-emergencies you can contact the local medical center or your “fastlege” (General Practitioner). An appointment is usually required – call ahead.
Call 113 for life or death emergencies.

Bodø
Bodø Legevakt
Plassmyrveien 13, 8008 Bodø
Tel: 116 117 or 75 55 17 10
Call ahead for an appointment
http://legevakta.nyweb.bodo.kommune.no/

Fredrikstad
Fredrikstad og Hvaler Legevakt (Fredrikstad and Hvaler Emergency Room)
Helsehuset Fredrikstad, Entrance B/Inngang B, Jens Wilhelmsens gate 1, 1671 Krakerøy
Tel: 116 117
Mainly for after General Practitioner’s closing time and weekends. Assists people that cannot wait for the General Practitioner to open the next business day.
https://www.helsehusetfredrikstad.no/fredrikstad-og-hvaler-legevakt

Hamar
Hedmarken Legevakt (Hedmarken Emergency Room in Hamar)
Skolegata 32, 2318 Hamar
Tel: 62 53 19 00 (24 hours)
Weekdays: 16:00 – 08:00
Weekends and Holidays: Open 24 hours
http://www.hedmarkenlegevakt.no

Haugesund
Haugesund Legevakt (Haugesund Emergency Room)
(Includes Haugesund, Karmøy and Nord-Karmøy)
Karmsundgata 59B, 5531 Haugesund
Tel: 52 80 40 00 (24 hours)
All days: Open 24 hours (23:00-08:00: by appointment only)
http://www.haugesund.kommune.no/aktuelt/nyhetsarkiv/7898-haugesund-legevakt

Kongsberg
Kongsberg Legevakt (Kongsberg Emergency Room)
Wergelandsveien 3, 3613 Kongsberg
Tel: 116 117 (24 hours)
Weekdays: 16:00-08:00
Weekends: 24 hours
Emergencies outside opening hours on weekdays: Contact your General Practitioner.
From 08:00-16:00: The phone will be answered by a nurse who can get in touch with a doctor or the hospital if necessary.
http://www.kongsberg.kommune.no/legevakt

Kristiansand South
Kristiansand Legevakt (Kristiansand Emergency Room)
Egsveien 102, 4615 Kristiansand
Tel: 116 117
Open 24 hours – recommended to call in advance.
https://www.kristiansand.kommune.no/helse-og-omsorg/dognapne-vakttjenester/legevakt/

Kristiansund North
Kristiansund Legevakt (Kristiansund Emergency Room)
Includes Kristiansund, Gjemnes, Tingvoll og Averøy.
Herman Døhlensvei 1, 6508 Kristiansund
Tel: 71 67 01 13
Monday Friday: 16:00 – 08:00
Wekkends and Holidays: 24 hours
Emergencies outside opening hours on week-days:
Contact your General Practitioner.

Lillehammer
Lillehammer Legevakt (Lillehammer Emergency Room)
Anders Sandvigsgt. 17, 2609 Lillehammer
Tel: 116 117 or 61 25 14 50
Weekdays: 16:00 – 08:00
Weekends: 16:00 on Friday to 08:00 on Monday
Emergencies outside opening hours on weekdays:
Contact your General Practitioner for further information.
http://www.lillehammer.kommune.no/lillehammer-interkommunale-legevakt.5541047.html

Skien
Legevakten Skien (Skien Emergency Room)
Ulefossveien 55, 3710 Skien
Tel: 116 117 (24 hours)
Weekdays: 16:00-08:00
24 hours Sundays and holidays
Emergencies outside opening hours on weekdays:Contact your General Practitioner.
https://www.skien.kommune.no/skien-kommune/helse-og-velferd/akutte-tjenester/

Stavanger
Stavanger Legevakt (Stavanger Urgent Care Center)
Armauer Hansens vei 30, 4011 Stavanger
Tel: 116 117
Open 24 hours – recommended to make an appointment by phone
https://www.stavanger.kommune.no/helse-og-omsorg/legevakten/

Trondheim
Legevakt for Trondheim (Trondheim Emergency Room)
(At St. Olav Hospital)
Prinsesse Kristinas gate 3, 7030 Trondheim
Tel: 116 117 or 73 96 95 80
Open 24 hours – no appointments
https://www.trondheim.kommune.no/legevakten/

Aleris Sykehus og Medisinsk Senter (Aleris Hospital and Medical Center)
Innherredsveien 7C, 7014 Trondheim (4th floor, entrance from Kirkegata)
Tel: 73 87 20 00
Monday-Thursday 8:00 – 21:00
Wednesday, Friday 8:00 – 15:30
https://www.aleris.no/Her-finnes-vi/Trondheim/Aleris-Sykehus-Medisinsk-senter-Trondheim/

Tromsø
Legevakta i Tromsø (Tromsø Emergency Room)
Sykehusveien 30, 9019 Tromsø
Tel: 116 117
Open 24 hours – no appointments
08:00-16:00 – only for patients without a General Practitioner in Tromsø
http://www.tromso.kommune.no/legevakta.121624.no.html

Ålesund
Legevakt for Ålesund (Ålesund Emergency Room)
Åsesvingen 16, 6017 Ålesund.
Tel: 116 117 (24 hours)
Emergency services: 16:00 – 08:00
Daytime: Contact your GP during, and only contact legevakt at daytime, if it is an emergency and you cannot reach a medical center.
https://alesund.kommune.no/legevakt

Oslo Legevakt
(Oslo Emergency Walk-in A&E (PUBLIC))
Storgaten 40, 0182 Oslo
Tel: 113 (Ambulance)
Tel: 116117 (Nurse based call center)
Facility is open 24 hours – no appointments.
https://www.oslo.kommune.no/dognapne-vakttjenester/legevakt/legevakt-storgata/

Aleris Medisinske Senter
(Private Medical Clinic)
Frederik Stangs gate 11-13, 0264 Oslo (Former Red Cross Clinic)
Tel: 22 54 11 00
Clinic open Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 08:00 – 16:00
Tuesday and Thursday: 08:00 – 20:00 (Walk-in until 16:00)
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Public holidays
http://www.aleris.no/

Legevakt Vest
(Private Medical Center)
Silurveien 2, 0380 Oslo
Tel: 23 25 11 11
Clinic open Monday – Friday:  09.00 – 21.00, Saturday: 10:00 – 16.00, Sunday and PH: 12:00 – 18:00
Walk-in and appointments.
http://www.legevaktvest.no/

Oslo Akutten
(Private Medical Center)
Rosenkrantz gate 9, 0159 Oslo
Tel: 22 00 81 60
Clinic open Monday – Wednesday: 08:00 – 19:00
Thursday: 08:00-17:00, Friday: 08:00 – 16:00
http://www.osloakutten.no/

Volvat Medisinske Senter
(Private Medical Center)
Borgenveien 2A, 0370 Oslo
Tel: 22 95 75 00 (Lines are open Monday – Friday 08:00 – 16:00)
Clinic open Monday – Friday: 08:00 – 22:00
Saturday, Sunday and holidays : 10:00 – 22:00, Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve: 08:00 – 15:00
Walk in and appointments
https://www.volvat.no/om-volvat/infomation-in-english/

Bergen Legevakt
(Bergen Emergency Room)
Solheimsgaten 9, 5058 Bergen
Tel: 55 56 87 60 or 116 117
Open 24 hours – no appointments
https://www.bergen.kommune.no/tjenestetilbud/helse/helsetjenester/legevakt/legevakt

Volvat Medisinske Senter Bergen
(Volvat Medical Center Bergen)
Laguneveien 9, 5239 Rådal
Tel: 55 11 20 00
Monday – Friday: 08:00 – 22:00
Saturday: 09:30 – 16:00
Sundays and holidays: 10.30-16.00
http://www.volvat.no/

Aleris Helse Bergen – Marken
(Aleris Health Center Bergen)
Marken 34, 5017 Bergen
Tel: 55 59 99 99
Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 07:00 – 16:00
Tuesday and Thursday: 07:00 – 21:00
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
http://www.alerishelse.no/

Legevakta for Drammens Regionen
(Emergency Room for the Drammen area)
Includes Drammen, Lier, Nedre Eiker, Sande and Svelvik.
Rosenkrantzgt. 17, 3018 Drammen.
Tel: 116 117 (From abroad: 32 26 90 00)
Open 24 hours
http://www.legevaktadrammen.no/