Sophisticated diagnostics apparatuses, expert team and mineral waters of Vrnjci Spa!

Take care of your health with a natural factor and modern medicine

Vrnjci Spa is famous for healing mineral waters which have been applied in medicine for over seven decades.
The tradition of employing the natural factors, modern diagnostics and highly-specialized team,
make the Merkur a modern health institution for prevention, diagnostics, treatment and rehabilitation.

The National Educational Centre for Diabetics

In 2008, the Merkur became the first national educational centre for diabetics taking the insulin therapy, and it is still the only institution of this type in this part of Europe. The programme is adapted and adjusted to each and every single patient, and within the programme the diabetics acquire knowledge and experience that can help them learn how to lead a quality life with their and how to go on with such healthy regime. The education programme includes:

  • diagnostics
  • therapy
  • proper diet
  • physical activity
  • education

Modern diagnostics apparatuses, highly specialized medical team and state-of-the-art facilities

The Merkur Diagnostics Centre offers a range of services through the modern laboratory, state-of-the-art apparatuses and specialized medical team. The state-of-the-art equipment and fast providing of the results are some of the advantages of the diagnostics procedures provided by the Merkur. The diagnostics centre provides the following checkups:

  • Ultrasonic diagnostics
  • Computerized ergometry
  • Endoscopic diagnostics
  • EMNG examinations

The largest and most modernized Department for Physical Therapies in the region

Physical medicine is one of the major and best developed departments of the Merkur, with 5 physiatrists and 60 experienced and skilled physical therapists. Physical therapy employs various forms of physical energy (light, heat, electrical, magnet, mechanical…) aimed at prevention, healing and regaining of functions of the patients suffering from diseases and the injured (medical rehabilitation). Studies prove that hydrotherapy with unique mineral water of Vrnjci Spa, combined with other therapeutic methods and procedures, accelerates the recovery. The special Hospital Merkur offers to their patients the following services within physical therapy:

  • Thermotherapy
  • Tehar
  • Extensometer
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Kinesis therapy
  • Electrotherapy
  • Mechanotherapy
  • Laser

Analyses without orders and appointments, quickly and at good prices

The Merkur laboratory with its modern apparatuses offers to visitors to Vrnjci Spa the possibility of having a wide range of analyses made, both standard analyses and specific ones, involving all areas of medicine. It is located in the building of the Thermal Mineral Bath in the central park of Vrnjci Spa. All necessary analyses and their interpretations are available without an order or appointment at the best prices. The results can be provided even within fifteen minutes, and the more demanding ones within an hour. The laboratory services are available not only to those staying at the Merkur, but also to the residents of Vrnjci Spa and the neighbouring places, who can get the results of all analyses quickly, efficiently and at good prices.

  • Cell count
  • O-GTT
  • Glycol hemoglobin HbA1C
  • Lipid status (HOL, TRIGL, HOL, LDL)
  • Thyroid gland hormones (T3, T4, fT4, StSH, TPO)
  • Urea, creatinine, creatinine clearance, ESBACH, AC cricum
  • Biohemijske analize
  • Urine

Designed for the guests who are not able to receive the services by themselves

The Centre for Care of the Old (CNSL) is the unit for medical care of the old patients, able or unable to move, at the facility “Merkur Old”. The CNSL includes:

  • Full board and accommodation in 1/1 or 1/2 rooms with a TV set
  • 24/7 medical care
  • Medical checkups and visits three times a week

Depending on the patient’s condition and medical indications at the initial checkup, the doctor determines the number and schedule of checkups and procedures, like:

  • Additional snacks
  • Consultative specialist and subspecialist checkups

The package does not include:

  • Physical procedures
  • Laboratory analyses
  • Diagnostics services (EMNG, doppler, ultrasonic diagnostics of heart, abdomen, thyroid gland, gastroscopy, colonoscopy, DEXA

The modern facilities and expert team continuing the long tradition of providing medical services

The Department for Gastric Diseases, equipped with state-of-the-art apparatuses, with two specialists in gastroenterology and experienced medical workers, provides quality services. They provide the services of diagnosing (detecting), prevention and proper treatment of alimentary system disorders, applying healing mineral waters with proven beneficial effects to stomach and digestion disorders. Some disorders which are treated successfully involve:

  • gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer
  • gastroesophageal reflux disorder and esophagitis
  • gastrocele - hiatus hernia
  • chronical gastritis and/or duodenitis
  • postoperative conditions following operations of upper digestive tract
  • indigestion


The services available with extra payments
  • Laboratory
    The building of Thermal Mineral Bath din. 690
  • Tecar apparatus
    Merkur New, Office of physical medicine number 141, first floor din. 650
  • Extensometer
    Merkur New, Office of physical medicine number 141, first floor din. 850
  • Osteodensitometry
    Merkur New, Office number 126, first floor din. 3.250
  • Gastroenterologist’s checkup
    Merkur New, Office number 133, first floor din. 1.500
  • EMNG
    The Building of Thermal Mineral Bath, Office 31, second floor din. 400
  • Thyroid gland hormones
    The Building of Thermal Mineral Bath, laboratory, first floor din. 2.400
  • Gynecologist’s checkup
    The Building of Thermal Mineral Bath, Office 26, second floor din. 1.100


in the centre of Vrnjci Spa!


Prices valid from 01.01. till 31.12.2020.

Fast diagnostics

  • Have your health checked through a series of specialist checkups which would take you months in your home town.

The Merkur Medical Package

  • Full-Board, complete medical services in accordance with the patient's health conditions and as recommended by the doctor.

Classical Half-Board

  • Half-Board, admission into the indoor pool and the Fitness Centre​.

SPA Haf-Board

  • Half-Board, massages, peloid treatment, admission into the Wellness Centre and the indoor pool.


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