Rehabilitation Clinic Schmieder Gailingen
About the hospital
Rehabilitation Clinic Schmieder Gailingen is located on the High Rhine near the Hegau volcanoes and the Schaffhausen waterfall. In 1950 Prof. Dr. Friedrich Schmieder founded the first clinic in Geilingen on the Upper Rhine. Currently, the center is considered a pioneer and trailblazer in neurological rehabilitation. Following the clinic's motto - "Never give up!" the medical team is doing everything possible to ensure that patients are full of hope, optimism, and strength on their way to rehabilitation.
Today, around 300 employees supply over 3,000 annually neurologically ill people, especially in phases C and D/E. Specialists of various disciplines work together on an interdisciplinary basis to ensure optimal diagnostics and therapy for every patient. In addition, since the clinic has many foreign patients, translation services are provided.
According to the largest survey of rehabilitation clinics in Germany, executed by Focus magazine, Rehabilitation Clinic Schmieder Gailingen has been awarded the seal of 'Top Rehabilitation Clinic 2022' for the sixth time. Furthermore, since 2015, the clinic has been certified by the German Multiple Sclerosis Society, which has awarded the clinic the status of a "rehabilitation center for multiple sclerosis". The medical team, which consists of therapists, nurses, neurologists, psychologists, speech therapists, and social workers, uses the latest international standards for high-quality medical services.
The primary goal is to support patients and, if possible, return them to the old or new working environment. Therefore, each patient receives an entirely personalized and specific treatment concept. Doctors do their best to stabilize and improve autonomic functions, train motor functions, treat speech and mental functions, and overcome the psychological consequences of an illness or accident.
Is the clinic successful in the rehabilitation of multiple sclerosis?
Since 2015, the medical center has been certified by the German Multiple Sclerosis Society, which has awarded the clinic the status of a "rehabilitation center for multiple sclerosis". Thus, they meet the strict criteria and offer the required high-quality standards in terms of equipment and treatment.
What mental disorders does the clinic treat?
In a specialized department, the hospital treats people with neurological and psychiatric disorders on an interdisciplinary basis. Specialists focus on impaired memory, concentration and attention, and depressive disorders. Moreover, patients can seek help for anxiety and panic disorders.
Can I get rehabilitation for post-COVID-19 at the Clinic Schmieder Gailingen?
The Rehabilitation Clinic Schmieder Gailingen offers specialized intensive post-/long-term rehabilitation after Covid-19 for indirect neurological injuries. Due to the different individual courses of the disease and its consequences, rehabilitation measures are adapted to each patient and their needs.
Doctor in Rehabilitation Clinic Schmieder Gailingen
About the city
Gailingen is a German town in the Konstanz district with just over 3,000 citizens. Gailingen is a beautiful state-approved resort. The municipality of Gailingen has several architecturally interesting buildings, some of which are also listed as showplaces.
High above the Gailingen is the Burglischloss observation deck with an observation tower built in 1998. The mountain panorama extends from Vorarlberg to the Bernese Alps with good visibility. The imposing wooden bridge over the Rhine at Diessenhofen is the hallmark of Gailingen and connects the two countries. The part of the High Rhine on which Gailingen is located is one of Europe's most beautiful river flows. In addition to the famous scenery and the nearby Swiss border, Rheinuferpark is also a particularly inviting place to relax.
In 1911, Friedrich Georg Schmider, a well-known neurologist, psychiatrist, and businessman, was born in Gailingen. In 1950 he opened the Rehabilitation Clinic Schmieder Gailingen. Today the company is a leader among clinics in neurology and neurological rehabilitation, with 5 locations in different parts of Europe.
The city has many recreations and good shopping opportunities thanks to good infrastructure and proximity to Switzerland. Gailingen is a paradise for walkers, cyclists, and outdoor enthusiasts. In addition to cycling and hiking, there is also the possibility of taking a boat trip on the beautiful Rhine or Lake Constance.