Truskavets
Truskavets is the original and most attractive balneological resort of Ukraine. Truskavets resort is located in a picturesque valley at the foothills of the Eastern Carpathians at the height of 350 м above sea level at a distance of 100 kms from Lviv. The Lviv airport and railway link it with the largest cities of Ukraine and countries of Europe.
 

The city of Truskavets (Truskawets) is a cosy and pure ecological zone with a moderate – continental climate. By generous variety of terrestrial and subterranean underground riches, the resort is one of the most ancient health resorts of Europe.
Today Truskavets resort is capable of being a sample of a model of resort and recreation areas, places of working off and distribution of the newest technologies in resort area, introduction of effective methods of treatment, rehabilitation and making the population healthier, to ensure rational use of resources of recreation areas and proper level of nature protection.

Unique facilities of mineral waters determine main resort treatment directions:
I. Urology
II. Gastroenterology
III. Metabolic diseases

The most popular mineral water of Truskavets is "Naftusia" of truskavets field. Its structure includes substances of oil origin, which determines its unique treatment facilities. After contact with air organic substances of "Naftusia" are destroying, that's why its strongly recommended to drink it directly near bath.

"Mountain wax" – ozokerit is also actively used on resort in treatment properties. It is mined in few kilometers from Truskavets. Ozokeritotherapy is used on resort form 1947. Wax is used in heat treatment as an anti-inflammatory agent, as well as for effective treatment of degenerative diseases.

Besides the Chief Medical Profile – Urology, concomitant diseases are also treated on resort – digestive system, musculoskeletal system, cardiovascular system, diabetes, etc.

Treatment in Truskavets resort

Kidney and urinary tract diseases:

- chronic pyelonephritis and cystitis in the period of remission without signs of renal insufficiency or arterial hypertension;
- residual effect of acute pyelonephritis;
- urolithiasis without clear signs of kidney malfunction and urination problems;
- convalescence after stone removal from kidneys or urinary tract by surgery, instrumental surgery or apparatus;
- congenital kidney anomalies without signs of renal insufficiency and clear urination problems;
- chronic prostatitis in remission;
- uratic diathesis.

Diseases of the digestive organs:

- chronic hepatitis, residual effect after toxico-chemal liver affection at the inactive phase;
- esophagitis;
- chronic gastritis;
- cholecystitis, angiocholitis;
- chronic pancreatitis;
- functional indigestion and intestine problems, intestinal disbacteriosis;
- complications after operations on digestive organs;
- cholelithiasis except for the cases when surgery is required;
- gall-bladder system dyskinesia, functional diseases of the gall-bladder and bile passages;
- latent form of chronic pancreatitis unlike frequent acute forms;
- chronic colitis and enterocolitis beyond the acute phase, except for stenosing, tuberculosis, ulcer, specific bacterial and parasitic forms;
- intensinal dyskinesia beyond the acute phase.

Metabolic diseases:

- diabetes mellitus in the constant compensation state;
- alimentary-constitutional adiposity without blood circulation decompensation;
- uratic diathesis;
- obesity.

Accompanying diseases:

- locomotor system diseases, osteochondrosis, deforming osteoarthrosis, metabolic-dystrophic polyarthritis, posttraumatic arthritis, metabolic-distrophic spinal cord diseases;
- cardiovascular diseases: vegetovascular dystonia, cardioneurosis;
- peripheral nervous system diseases, namely neutritis, neuralgia, radicular syndroms, radiculitis, radiculoneutritis;
- functional nervous system diseases;
- chronic bronchial-pulmonary system diseases, such as bronchitis, pharyngitis and so on;
- chronic non-specific inflammation of female genital organs and many others.

Treatment methods

- baths: mineral, with phyto-additives, emerald, carbon dioxide, whirlpool;
- showers: Charcot's shower, circular, upstream, hydrolaser; underwater massage in a bathtub and swimming-pool;
- swimming in a mineral water plunge-pool;
- sauna;
- enteroclysis using mineral water, silver-ionized medicinal herbs, or automatic hydrocolonotherapy;
- microenema: oil, herbal and medicated;
- mineral water douches or internal feminine washes;
- hydromassage and mineral water hydrolaser massage for the gums;
- ozocerite therapy;
- physiotherapy: galvanization, medical electrophoresis, electrosleep, diadynamotherapy, amplipulstherapy, ultratonotherapy, darsonvalization, magnetotherapy, inductotherapy, UHF-inductotherapy, UHF-therapy, microwave therapy, ultrasonic therapy and phonoforesis of medical substances, laser therapy, CHF-therapy;
- inhalations: herbal, alkali and oil, aerosol therapy of micro-dispersed substances with vibro-massage of bronchus, aromotherapy, aerophytotherapy, speliotherapy, singlactic-oxygen therapy, phyto-cocktail, oxygen enriched foam drink, massage, medical physical training, therencury;
- distant percussion wave lithotripsy, which is used for crushing stones in the kidneys and urinary tract ‘DORNIER’ (Germany) equipment.This kind of non-invasive treatment is especially effective in combination with weakly mineralized water 'Naftusya'. It speeds up the removal of stone fragments, eliminates inflammation in the kidneys, and urinary tract; salt concentration in the urine decreases, and the metabolism is normalized. All this is very important in preventing the recurrence of stone formation.


Complex “Chalet Graal” is a new and unique, as to architectural style and format of rest & recreation, hotel in Western region of Ukraine. There all the conditions for combining rest with health restoration – up-to-date SPA equipment and natural sources will turn your health restoration into unforgettable rest.
 

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