The Institute for Physical Medicine, Rehabilitatiton and Rheumatology „Dr Simo Milosevic“ JSC Igalo is considered to be one of the largest and most famous institutions for multidisciplinary spa treatment on the Balkans. It is a pioneer of the modern physical and preventive medicine, rehabilitation, thalassotherapy and wellness, and became one of the leading international centers for rehabilitation of children, adults and seniors.
The Institute Igalo was founded 1949. The Institute’s Physiotherapy College was opened in 1976, and turned into the Faculty of Applied Physiotherapy in 2004, which makes the Institute Igalo a member of the University of Montenegro.
Following the old European tradition of natural treatments, the Institute has gained an international reputation for its successful treatment of its clients with the wide range of medical problems in the field of rheumatological, cardiac, neurologic, pulmonary and orthopedic diseases. Owing to the natural healing properties of its mud, Igalo developed into one of the largest peloid health resorts in Europe. Being a unique blend of a hotel and a health and rehabilitation center, with the help of non-invasive methods and by an experience-based application of natural factors of Igalo (healing sea mud, mineral water, mild Mediterranean climate), the Institute Igalo, approaches each guest with an individually tailored medical program. Among others, treatments include also, hydrotherapy, balneotherapy, electrotherapy, thalassotherapy, individually tailored exercise programs and different types of massage.
Top medical staff consists of over 300 employees – medical specialists, physiotherapists, registered nurses and other medical staff. All employees of the Institute Igalo speak English in addition to one of the following languages – Russian, Norwegian, German, Italian language.
In addition to the prevention and health restoration programs, the Institute Igalo also offers wellness and recreational programs, which basically rely on the principles of modern medicine. These programs are intended for promotion of a healthy lifestyle, correction of the bad living habits, or simply enjoying in the benefits of aroma therapies, massage or face, body and soul rejuvenation treatments.
The Institute’s InIg Agency stays at your disposal for purchase of airline tickets and organization of transfers, and also offers various programs to meet the local culture and friendly environment, as well as a wide range of excursions throughout Montenegro and the surrounding countries.