The Thermal Cure is one of the oldest and most efficient therapeutic treatments, based on the use of the natural properties of thermal waters to relieve pain and treat chronic affections. It is recognized as a treatment since 1986 by the World Health Organization.
The main benefits of a thermal cure result from a significant decrease in pain, a clear improvement in mobility, a decrease in drug consumption and, consequently, the conquest of confidence and autonomy.
These benefits extend themselves over several months, proof of the effectiveness of the thermal medicine. To prolong and consolidate them, a growing number of persons repeat, once or twice a year, their thermal cure.
To start a thermal cure at Termas de S. Pedro do Sul it is mandatory to have a medical consultation with one of our hydrologist doctors who, according to the history of each person, will prescribe the most appropriate thermal treatments (if you have recent medical exams , related to the reason for coming, you should bring them to be analyzed).
The recommended duration of a thermal cure is from 14 to 21 consecutive days of treatment. However, the duration can be adapted to each ones’ availability.