Institute for physical medicine, rehabilitation and rheumatology Dr Simo Milosevic JSC Igalo, is one of the largest and the most famous institutions for multidisciplinary spa treatment on the Balkan. It is a pioneer of the modern physical and preventive medicine, rehabilitation, talasotherapy and wellness, and became one of the leading international centers for rehabilitation of children, adults and seniors.
The health offer of the Institute Igalo is based on decades-long experience in treatment of hundreds of thousands of patients, a highly-educated multidisciplinary medical team, which applies contemporary medical knowledge and therapeutic skills in combination with healing mud and mineral water at the sea coast, in addition to benefits from the Mediterranean climate. The results we achieve in medical treatment and rehabilitation are very positive, in support of which are the assessments of patients’ health condition performed at the end of treatment, questionnaires filled-in by guests, and the tendency of repeat arrivals in high percentage of our clients.
Therapy - Hydro Treatments
Underwater douche-massage (15 min) – body massage using water jets under pressure, in a bath filled with mineral water „Igaljka“ bath heated at the temperature 36 - 38 C. The effect of the underwater douche-massage is similar to the one achieved by manual massage.
Pearl bath – warm mineral bath with air bubbles wrapping the body like a string of pearls, performing micro-massage. The water temperature is 36 – 37 C.
Salty bath – mineral bath with sea salt added.
CO2 bath – in which the vapor is saturated with CO2 (carbondioxid) – provoking a strong skin vasodilatation. It is being used in detoxication and in treatment of vascular disorders.
Aroma therapy (20 min) – applying the essential oils made from locally grown medical herbs, in warm pearl bath, stimulates circulation and remove tension.
Treatment with natural factors characteristic for the sea and seashore. These factors are marine (Mediterranean) climate, sea water, sun radiation, aerosol, sea peloids, sand and seaweeds. They have beneficial effect in many conditions and diseases (respiratory, rheumatic, skin).
Therapy activities like exercises, swimming and walking, which are performed in swimming pools with heated mineral water, at the temperature of 33 - 34 0C. Treatments may be individual (10+10 min) or group ones (30 min).
Therapy - Manual Massage
Is one of the oldest treatment forms, and may be partial or general. Such massage leads to improvement of lymph and venous blood flow, increase in blood circulation, acceleration of local metabolism and elimination of metabolic decay, improved nourishment of tissue, and relieves pain and muscle spasm.
Manual lymphatic drainage is applied in an excessive intracellular accumulation of fluids in form of edema.
Reflexive foot massage
Kinesytherapy (30 min)
Therapy treatments performed in well equipped gyms and conducted by highly professional therapeutic staff. Treatments may be individual or group ones.
Tai Chi – an old Chinese technique, which is described as „meditation in motion“. It consists of light physical exercises and stretching techniques, the application of which results in improvement in different chronic diseases and stress reduction.
Electrotherapy (15 min)
Using various types of electric current – energy obtained by means of electromedical appliances.
Sono therapy (15 min)
Application of ultrasound in different diseases.
Magnetotherapy (15-30 min)
Application of low-frequency magnetic field.
Laserotherapy (15-30 min)
Application of laser rays in treatment.
Medical rehabilitation at the Institute Igalo is based on a team work and individually tailored rehabilitation programs specifically in the following fields:
Sport's injury rehabilitation
Rehabilitation of the locomotor system
Beside the prevention program and health rehabilitation, Institute Igalo also offers wellness and recreational programs, which basically relay on the modern medical principals. These programs are devoted to the promotion of the healthy way of living, correction of the bad living habits, or simply enjoying the benefits of aroma therapies, massages and face, body and soul pampering treatments.
Check-in time: 12:00 - 00:00 hours
Check-out time: 07:00 - 12:00 hours
Credit Cards accepted at hotel: Visa, MasterCard, American Express
Children / Extra Bed:
One child under 2 years stays free of charge when using existing beds.
One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a child's cot/crib.
One child from 2 to 12 years is charged 70 % of the room stay per night and person when using existing beds.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
The maximum number of children's cots/cribs in a room is 1.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets not allowed.
Residence tax is not included in price and it would cost you 1.50 Eur per person per day.
30% non-refundable fee of total amount will be charged any time after hotels booking confirmation. In case of cancellation or no-show, this fee will not be returned. Later changes in the original reservation are possible only if availability of the Institute Igalo allows, and if you receive change confirmation from the Institute Igalo directly.
The hotel offers a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. An Internet point is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.
It was very comfortable to stay and staff were pleasant and welcoming.
by Ellison from United Kingdom