Specialty Hospital for orthopedics, neurology and physical medicine and rehabilitation
St. Catherine in Zabok, Bracak 8, (hereafter: St. Catherine Specialty Hospital) is a European Centre
of Excellence with the latest diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitation infrastructure.
Also, we have Polyclinic in Zagreb, Trpinjska street 9.
The hospital uses the latest technologies and methods in providing healthcare solutions
in collaboration with leading European and American institutions and specialists.
Consequently, the hospital has brought together eminent experts from the areas of
Croatian registered activities who are constantly and systematically involved in
continuing medical education (overall 13 physicians of whom 12 completed PhD
studies or are close to completion of their doctoral studies) as a guarantee of providing
superior healthcare service to our patients. Furthermore, the physicians of the St.
Catherine Specialty Hospital is affiliated with all four medical faculties in Croatia
and among them are: an associate professor, three assistant professors and another
three teachers who are in the final phase of election to the academic title of assistant
The specific value of St. Catherine Specialty Hospital comes from its professional technical
uniqueness. Expert teams of radiology, orthopedics, surgery, anaesthesiology,
neurology and physiatrics take a multidisciplinary approach, using the latest equipment
and the latest treatment options, providing superior diagnostics in one place, the best
treatment options and individualized rehabilitation protocols.
Each patient is guaranteed to experience the quickest and the most painless return to
everyday life activities following an efficient solution of their healthcare issues, which
is especially important to competing athletes. Although the hospital has only recently
been established, already numerous Croatian and foreign top athletes have completed
diagnostics treatment or treatment of health problems. St. Catherine Specialty Hospital,
with an experienced and trained medical staff, has five specialist-consulting clinics,
radiological diagnostics, five operating rooms, orthopedics department, day hospital
for outpatient surgery and post-anesthesia care unit (PACU), standardized and
equipped for 24-hour intensive supervision.
A distinctive feature of the St. Catherine Specialty Hospital is its “Acute Pain Service
Team”, an integrated multidisciplinary body which adheres to the World Health
Organization Declaration that a “life without pain constitutes a fundamental human
right”. As such, it is unique in Croatia.
All prices for treatments - on request.