Rheumatology in Switzerland

Rheumatology in Switzerland

Rheumatology in Switzerland, like other medical specialties in the country, is characterized by the high professionalism of doctors and the use of state-of-the-art equipment for the detection, monitoring, and treatment of health issues. When organizing the treatment of rheumatism, we entrust our partners at the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz, which provides exceptional quality medical services and comfortable accommodation in their five-star hotel.


A branch of medicine dedicated to rheumatic and musculoskeletal disorders. These conditions share a common trait - they disrupt the functioning of the musculoskeletal system due to the pain or stiffness they cause.


  • Skeletal disorders (osteoporosis, osteomalacia)
  • Degenerative joint disorders (osteoarthritis, herniated disc)
  • Inflammation (rheumatoid polyarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis)
  • Periarticular disorders (tendon inflammation, periarticular inflammation)
  • Muscle problems (ligament strains, myositis)

At the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz you will find the ideal place in which to recover, maintain and improve physical performance and mental balance after an accident, surgery or illness. Our treatments and therapies are based on the latest scientific research. The extensive experience of our interdisciplinary team and sports medicine programme is know-how at the Swiss Olympic Medical Centre. Specially tailored programmes according to your individual needs, 24-hour service and the pleasant atmosphere of our spa will further contribute to your speedy recovery.

Since September 2014, Grand Resort Bad Ragaz has 17 modern suites for inpatient rehabilitation.

Our advantages

  • Outpatient Rehabilitation
  • Resort Treatment, Therapy
  • Inpatient Postoperative Rehabilitation
  • Patient Care Services


Rheumatological Rehabilitation

An interdisciplinary team in Physical Medicine treats pain and functional disorders of the musculoskeletal system, as well as neurological, muscular, and vascular diseases.

  • Spinal, cervical spine, and joint disorders
  • Multifunctional gait disturbances, simple amputations
  • Multiple traumas
  • Inflammatory diseases and polyarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Distortions
  • Chronic pain syndrome


Program Content:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Musculoskeletal Medical Training Therapy (MMT)
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Physical Therapy / Lymphatic Drainage
  • Hot / Cold Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy / Pain Therapy
  • Psychotherapeutic support
  • Social support (Rheumaliga)
  • Various forms of group therapy


Providing optimal medical care, individual therapy programs, and long-term follow-up treatment, the highly qualified staff at Bad Ragaz clinic are pleased to offer you the best conditions for returning to work and resuming a normal life after surgery or extended periods of illness.