"Terme Catez Spa" —the largest Slovenian resort, whose work is based on the healing properties of the thermal waters, has a long tradition of treating various diseases. In collaboration with the National Institute of Health of the Republic of Slovenia (ZZZS) and various hospitals and clinics in Slovenia, Terme Catez specializes in the treatment of rheumatic diseases, rehabilitation after injuries of the musculoskeletal system, neurological diseases and injuries, and conditions after surgical treatment of breast cancer. Our knowledge and experience are the result of long-term cooperation with leading professionals and clinics in Slovenia and abroad.
One of the areas of medical activity —rehabilitation after injury and surgery on the musculoskeletal system— Has been brought to perfection. Have been created and developed special methods of treatment for functional recovery of the knee, shoulder joints, spine, hip, wrist and metacarpophalangeal joints of the ankle, especially after plastic ligaments of the joints, joint replacement, fractures, amputations, spine surgery, etc.
Recently there has been an increase in the number of injuries of knee and shoulder joints, as well as intra-articular damage. Basically, the two joint injury observed in young people — often Athletes. In such cases, not enough to prepare them for daily moderate physical activity, but you need to prepare them to extreme loads of sports training and competition. Rehabilitation in the "Terme Catez Spa" was organized at the highest level, it involves the observation of the operating surgeon, physician, physiotherapist, physiotherapist and individually adapted to each type of trauma and surgical technique depends on the duration of injury and specific requirements for the rehabilitation of each patient.
The knee is the most complex and most are loaded with joints of the human body.Injuries to the menisci and ligaments of the knee ownoccur most often in young adults, whereas older people often suffer from wear and tear of the joints — primarily the hip, knee and shoulder.
When conservative treatments do not work, one of the proposed methods of choice is total joint replacement or metalosteosynthesis in case of fracture. After these operations requireappropriate rehabilitation, which is carried out at the resort Terme Catez. Modern principles of rehabilitation based on the full restoration of the physiological function of distance, preventing edema, maintaining the normal mobility of the joints, preventing the loss of muscle strength and mass, and the restoration of normal proprioceptive sensitivity and dynamic joint stability.
An important part of rehabilitation isisokinetic diagnostics, which is the original and final step for each procedure after surgery on the musculoskeletal system.
For best results require not only highly skilled doctors, but also efficient equipment. In Terme Catez excellent results achieved by the use of modern complex isokineticBiodex System 3 Pro. It is used to assess the muscle strength and capability immediately after surgery. This prevents stiffness in the joints and amyotrophy. Also, it is used to strengthen the muscles and improve the functionality of the musculoskeletal system. Application of the deviceUltrasoundhelps to identify pathological changes of muscles and ligaments, which, combined with the healing effect of thermal waters, making Terme Catez Spa and Rehabilitation Center as the lead agency for the treatment of patients with diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system in Slovenia and in this part of Europe.
In addition to the isokinetic training, rehabilitation program includes individual proprioceptively-oriented and stabilizing exercises performed under the guidance of professional doctors and physical therapists, as well as pain therapy, administered at the discretion physician, physical therapy (magnetic therapy, electrical stimulation), and lymphatic drainage.
The rehabilitation program lasts at least 14 days recommended period of time — 21 days, the procedures are 6 days a week (Monday to Saturday), they can begin the next day after surgery.
Guests arriving at the resort Terme Catez for rehabilitation, located at the "Catez", the hotel offers modern rooms with air conditioning and adjacent to the Center of Health and prevention centers. Visitors and patients coming to Terme Catez, accompanied by relatives and friends can enjoy your leisure time together, visit one of the largest thermal water parks in Europe, "Thermal Riviera» («Thermal riviera»), with its rich selection of swimming pools with various water attractions, spending nice nice days on the terrace or in the prophylactic center, or have a romantic dinner in a medieval castle Mokrice.
Philosophy Terme Catez Spa is:"Leisure — health, health — for the well-being".