• Salubrity
    Hot thermal water of Niska Banja with average temperature of 37C naturally enriched with radon gas, in combination with other therapies, help with treatment: cardiovascular diseases, all forms of high blood pressure, rheumatic diseases, then it is extremelly effective in the rehabilitation condition after: bone fracture and dislocation of joints, central paralysis and spine surgery, damage to blood vessels, etc.
  • Price for day's hospital treatment includes:
    - accommodation
    - nutrition
    - treatment and diagnostics (stress test, some laboratory analysis which are included in the price of the hospital day)
    - therapeutic procedures which are included in the price of the hospital day
  • Capacity of the Institute
    - stationarys Radon: 360 beds
    - stationarys Zelengora: 160 beds
    - stationarys Terme: 100 beds
Rehabilitation at the "E" ward, at the Institute "Niška Banja"

Physical medicine and rehabilitation

At the ward, there are diagnostics, out-patient department, as well as treatment and rehabilitation of hospitalized patients. Out-patient department means everyday specialists and sub-specialists examinations (patients are examined by specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation and sub-specialists in rheumatology). Out-patient department is in the "Old Bath", and there are 6000 to 7000 examinations annually. This is the way the patients, who are mobile and who can come to the out-patient rehabilitation, have their diagnosis established, treated and continually followed up. At the out-patient department, the most up-to-day balneo-physical therapy is applied: Electro therapies, hydro therapies, mud therapies, kinezzy therapies, thermo therapies, lassero therapies, vasculator , vacusac etc. Our priority and at the same time the world's standard in treatment, is the improvement of quality of life and training for return to everyday life's activities, as patients as their family. This is necessary after the surgical treatment or newly diagnosed chronic disease. Team work of specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation, physical-therapists, nurses, dephectologist, nutritionist make possible this contemporary way of treatment, that makes us unique and identified.


Rehabilitation of patients, who are on planned surgical treatment, begins with before-surgical preparation through training and later on carrying out prevention of complications. Patients after orthopedic surgery treatment, neurology surgery treatments as well as after neurological diseases can continue with their already started out-patient department rehabilitation. 

Stationary part of the ward is in the "Zelengora", and there are 94 beds. Lodging is in double-bed rooms and single-bed rooms, with bathroom, telephone and TV set, too.  Early and continued rehabilitation are performed at the ward:

  • after surgical treatment at the orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery ,after injury, fractures, corrective surgery on the bone joint system, arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee implantation, discus hernia surgery treatment, ligament surgical treatment, as well.
  • in patients with inflammatory rheumatism (rheumatoid arthritis, M.Bechterew…), degenerative rheumatism (arthrosis, spondylosis, discopathies) and out joint rheumatism (myositis, fibrositis, fibromyalgia)
  • in patients with metabolic diseases - gout, osteoporosis
  • in patients with nervous system disease - central nervous system disease - state after brain stroke ( hemiplegia, hemiparesis ), multiple sclerosis, after myelitis,  poliradiculopathies, aftertraumatic myelopathies, cerebral palsy.
  • in patients with peripheral nervous system disease - trauma nerve damage, mono and  i polyneuritis. 
  • in patients with peripheral blood vessels disease - obliterate atherosclerosis, complication of diabetes mellitus, varicose syndrome, lymphedema.

Rehabilitation is under the constant supervision of the team of specialists and with the application of contemporary medical doctrine , as well as with the application natural healing factors - mineral water and healing mud - peloid.

At the Institute " Niška Banja" for belneo-physical therapy the following procedures are applied:
Hydro therapy:

  • pearl bath
  • swimming pool with the movable bottom (for patient with difficulties at walking)
  • pearl hydro galvanic bath and underwater massage
  • local bath
Thermo therapy - means the application of the healing mud from Niška Banja.


  • galvanic currents
  • exponential currents
  • diadynamic currents
  • TENS
  • ultra-sound electrotherapy
  • electrophoresis with medicines
  • interference currents with or without vacuum electrodes
  • magnetotherapy
  • polarized light

Mechano therapy:

  • manuel massage
  • vasculator
  • vacusac
  • lymphatic
  • a table for the extension of the neck and lumbar part of the spine
Therapy with lasers of low power.

Kinezy therapy:

  • exercises in the water
  • group exercises
  • individual exercises
  • walking along the paths in the woods - paths of health
  • occupational therapy




Remark: Ward "E" for the specialized rehabilitation, does not have the license, issued by The Republic Fond of Health Insurance nor from the Republic Commission for Rehabilitation, for the admission of immobile patients.