Amataya Wellness recently made its debut as Thailand’s first-ever salt hot spring rehabilitation and healthcare centre situated in the heart of the Klongtom district in Krabi province.
Established as one of the pilot projects under the Klongtom Heritage project, Amataya Wellness is introducing a comprehensive range of rehabilitation and healthcare services evolved by Amataya Rehabilitation Hospital, specialising in providing rehabilitation and healthcare services using the salt hot spring and scientifically proven physical therapy programs for patients suffering from stroke and other ailments, and Amataya Holistic Medical Treatment, offering an extensive range of health treatment programs in combination with salt hot spring baths for maintaining good health and keeping pace with prevention before falling victim to serious illnesses, conforming to Klongtom Heritage’s “Where Miracle Becomes Reality” concept.
On August 8, 2022, over the opening of Amataya Wellness, regarded as the first-ever salt hot spring rehabilitation and healthcare canter in Thailand and one of the most important pilot projects under the Klongtom Heritage project. Many distinguished guests and members of the press participated in this event.
Dr. Noppadol Noppakun, Chief Executive Officer of Amataya Wellness, said, “Amataya Wellness is evolved with the aim of bringing the inestimable value of Klongtom Salt Hot Spring to patients of various diseases and health lovers to be applied in conjunction with modern medicine to provide the highest benefits for everyone’s health and wellness in new dimensions, whether it is cure for patients of various diseases or prevention for those who have not yet experienced serious ailments and are seeking excellent health. Amataya Wellness is successfully developed to spearhead the Klongtom Heritage project and will contribute to the accomplishment of driving Krabi province towards becoming a new world health destination more substantially and sustainably, getting ready to welcome not only Thai tourists but also health lovers from all over the world. With this primary intent, Amataya Wellness has categorised its services into two key areas, including Amataya Rehabilitation Hospital and Amataya Holistic Medical Treatment, unveiling the great advancement of therapeutic science of western and oriental medicine.”
Klongtom Salt Hot Spring is unique and special with its highly appropriate temperatures and distinctive healing properties, particularly in helping stimulate healthy blood circulation, lower blood pressure, reduce joint inflammation, and relieve musculoskeletal symptoms. The miraculous salt hot spring is also efficient in keeping the nervous system healthy and reducing inflammation of the skin. At Amataya Rehabilitation Hospital, patients will be offered personalised health rehabilitation programs using salt hot spring baths in combination with scientifically proven physical therapy and traditional Thai massage. Furthermore, the Klongtom Heritage project has been joined by well-known business alliances, including TRPH Hospital, Wat Phra Chetupon Traditional Medicine School (Wat Pho), Ishii Stroke Rehabilitation Center, and Bangkok Healthcare Service (BHS), for their utmost professionalism and long-standing experience in specific areas of expertise. In addition, healing properties derived from the salt hot spring can be ideal for rejuvenating stroke patients. The salt hot spring can also be used to treat several other ailments, such as Parkinson’s disease, psoriasis, muscle injuries caused by sports, diabetic wounds, and more, which must be practiced under the close supervision of professional doctors and nurses.
At Amataya Holistic Medical Treatment, the healing benefits of the salt hot spring are used in combination with traditional Thai massage available in the forms of therapeutic baths, spas, and massage for both treatment and relaxation. Soaking or bathing in the salt hot spring can also help stimulate the nervous and circulatory systems to function better in the long term. In the very near future, Amataya Wellness plans to come up with a broader range of superior healthcare services, for example, regenerative medicine with cell therapy and personalised medicine, which will be developed as personalised healthcare programs, while preparing to expand the service areas to serve a growing demand for services in the future.
Mr. Wichai Poolworaluk, Chairman of Klongtom Heritage Company Limited, reaffirmed that, “The establishment of the Klongtom Heritage project and the opening of Amataya Wellness have paved the way for Krabi province to become a new world health and wellness destination in a more substantial manner, particularly in upgrading its level among other provinces in the Andaman Wellness Economic Corridor (AWC) project and moving forward with the National Economic Development Plan for the development of Thailand’s health tourism. These have labelled Krabi province as one of the world’s smart health and wellness cities as the province has demonstrated its potential and readiness for health tourism, with amazingly beautiful nature highlighted by famous seas, picturesque mountains, and tropical forests. When combining them with the uniqueness of Klongtom Salt Hot Spring, regarded as one of the world’s five best salt hot springs, it reflects Amataya Wellness’s truly specialised expertise in medical care and health rehabilitation, reassuring the confidence in promoting Thailand as another must-visit international health and wellness hub for everyone across the world.”
Located at 88 Moo 7, Huai Nam Khao sub-district, Klongtom district, Krabi province 81120, Amataya Wellness is Thailand’s first-ever salt hot spring rehabilitation and healthcare centre. It offers a comprehensive range of medical treatments and health rehabilitation services for both IPD and OPD patients who are seeking health rehabilitation programs, particularly for recovery after stroke and other ailments. The rehabilitation and healthcare centre also provides preventive healthcare services which include salt hot spring baths and traditional Thai massage. For more information, please contact Amataya Wellness at Tel: 092 270 2589.