Balneotherapy

Balneology is one of the oldest sciences as it examines the methods of treatment using natural healing remedies known to humans for centuries. These natural healing remedies may be used for the prevention, treatment or rehabilitation of various medical conditions.

The natural healing factors, professional medical treatment, the complete services and friendliness of the staff are those things that attract people and give them a reason to come again.

Balneology is one of the oldest sciences as it examines the methods of treatment using natural healing remedies known to humans for centuries. These natural healing remedies may be used for the prevention, treatment or rehabilitation of various medical conditions. Balneology represents knowledge of procedures in balneotherapy, where natural mineral waters are used for medical purposes for treatment drinks, baths or inhalation, carbon dioxide in dry or water baths, different wraps from peloids and herbs and climatic conditions.


Based on a careful check-up and discussion with the guest or patient, balneologists advise on the type, sequence and proper combination of the procedures.

If necessary, they advise on complementary specialist treatment with one of our experts in the institution. The healing power of Rogaška water is proven by a number of analyses and research and countless satisfied guests from Slovenia and abroad. 

Medical examination with a balneologist

Balneology specialists determine the type, sequence and correct combination of procedures based on a detailed examination.

Water drinking therapy

Donat Mg water drinking therapy in combination with other selected treatments is essential in eliminating obstipation, obesity, excessive stomach acid and heartburn.

Mineral and other baths

Due to their exceptional effects on health and well-being, thermal and mineral baths are one of the most popular therapies at the Rogaška Medical Centre.

Dry CO₂/carbon dioxide bath

It is one of the most traditional and studied methods in balneotherapy. A dry CO₂/carbon dioxide bath is the only method which activates your body's own physiological processes.

Fango and herbal wraps

Heat wraps have a beneficial impact on rheumatic diseases, pain in the joints and muscles, and colds.

Inhalation therapy

Finely dispersed substances come into the organism through the respiratory tract and moisturize and clear the respiratory tract as well as ease coughing.