August 4, 2021 by Poliklinika Ribnjak

Why Polyclinic Ribnjak?

The pandemic of the SARS CoV-2 virus and the disease it causes, COVID-19, which has paralyzed the entire world, has led to the restriction or even complete cessation of various activities, events and services. Unfortunately, one of the things that the pandemic has been most affected by is the health system, both locally and globally.

Our institution, specializing in orthopedics, traumatology, sports diagnostics, and plastic and aesthetic surgery, shows responsibility in these times through educating the population about why this virus is dangerous and measures that can be taken in the context of limiting its spread, but also through equipment the institution itself and compliance with all hygienic and epidemiological measures in the daily work of the Polyclinic, all in order to minimize the risk of potential infection of employees and patients.


Why is the SARS CoV-2 virus so dangerous? The answer lies in its infectivity. Namely, the measures that are being adopted and the kind of panic that is created in the media about the large number of new cases of infection are not the result of concerns about the potentially large number of deaths caused by the virus, but due to the fact that the virus spreads extremely fast and practically without major difficulties.

Although most people in COVID-19 will recover with little or no symptoms (new studies indicate that the proportion of such patients is just over 90%), the rest of the people will need hospitalization and more extensive medical intervention, while a certain percentage of the most vulnerable will unfortunately lose the battle for life. The measures are aimed at infecting as few people as possible with the virus.

The health care system under such a load can only function for a limited time, and as a result the population suffering from other diseases will suffer – from the most severe, oncological and chronic patients, whose condition must be constantly monitored, to the population suffering from various diseases that may not directly endanger their lives, but they significantly disrupt their quality of life, including orthopedic patients.

Poliklinika Ribnjak COVID mjere


We are witnessing the current conversion of hospital facilities exclusively into COVID centers, and until further admission of all patients negative for SARS CoV-2 has been prevented. Our modern space is adapted to orthopedic clients. There is no need to wait, you can book your appointment with one callor sent by email.

We offer you the possibility of elective orthopedic procedures and treatment procedures, unique in this area.

Pain in the spine, shoulders, hips, knees, etc. in the acute phase require prompt orthopedic care. Surgery of joints, tendons, ligaments, unfortunately, often can not wait for better times.

Adherence to all epidemiological measures in our Polyclinic is the absolute standard.

With you in these difficult times, we are at your disposal at our permanent address at Ulica grada Mainza 17.


Contact us with complete confidence and let us show you why we have been at the top of the list of the best orthopedic institutions in Croatia for years, and our doctors have been on the list of the best doctors and the greatest experts in the field of orthopedic medicine for years.

All measures prescribed by the Civil Protection Headquarters of the Republic of Croatia in our Polyclinic are strictly respected and implemented, and we guarantee you and your loved ones the best possible service and care.

Contact us on the phone number +385 1 5510 832 or send us an inquiry via our website, social networks or directly to our e-mail address [email protected], and book your first check-up.

Your Polyclinic Ribnjak


In short

Polyclinic Ribnjak is a unique institution in the Republic of Croatia. It unites different branches of medicine, all in order to stay true to its slogan “Health and Beauty. Together”. Orthopedics, advanced sports diagnostics, functional and kinesiological rehabilitation, cosmetic surgery and treatments are the services we provide on a daily basis, professionally and in accordance with the latest professional standards.


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