The safest way to rehabilitate patients
The environment of water is enjoyable and totally different from that of a fitness center. Inside the pool there is no sense of gravity, joints are not encumbered and movement is gentler and easier.
Our hydrotherapists are specialized in the following techniques:
Bad Ragaz Ring Method is a method of re-training in water which is based on eccentric muscle function, adjustment of muscle tone and active participation of the patient diagnosed with neurological and musculoskeletal problems. It helps solve movement and balance disorders contributing to better functionality of the patient.
Halliwick method – Therapeutic swimming
It is an approach to the education of all people, especially of children and adults with physical, motor and learning disabilities. Its main objective is the participation in water activities, swimming and independent movement under the guidance of our specialized therapists. In this method, water activities are combined with various games which the child is called to try and complete.
It is a method of training in the treatment of neuromuscular and motor constraints of pediatric incidents mainly inside the water. It is addressed to children diagnosed with cerebral palsy, spina bifida, muscular dystrophy etc. This method of treatment is carried out under the guidance of our specialized therapists.
Therapeutic Benefits of Hydrotherapy
∞ Promotes muscular relaxation
∞ Reduces sensitivity to pain
∞ Decreases muscular spasms and spasticity
∞ Increases the ease of joint movement by improving and maintaining the range of motion of stiff joints.
∞ The special therapeutic exercises can begin more quickly by speeding up rehabilitation time and preventing any possible complications.
∞ Increases muscular strength
∞ Reduces gravitational forces (initial mobilization)
∞ Improves peripheral lymph circulation, thereby contributing to the absorption of swellings and hematomas
∞ Improves kinesthesia and trunk stability
∞ Improves morale and boosts confidence of the patient (psychologically)
We are addressing patients with the following diseases:
∞ Paraplegia – Tetraplegia
∞ Brain injuries
∞ Sports injuries
∞ Strokes
∞ Cerebral palsy
∞ Orthopedic and rheumatic diseases
∞ Postoperative rehabilitation
∞ Cardiorespiratory diseases