More than 1.6 billion people in the world are overweight and often suffer from serious secondary diseases, such as diabetes, osteoarthritis or heart problems. In this programme, the specialists at the Hirslanden Private Hospital Group determine the medical causes of the excess weight, while the therapists at the Giardino Hotel provide a boost to guests’ bodies. The focus is on a healthy diet, plenty of exercise and diverse Ayurvedic treatments.

Medical Care by Hirslanden
  • Interview and consultation with a specialist
  • Blood and urine test
  • Metabolic analysis
  • Bioelectric impedance analysis
  • Measurement of individual energy consumption
  • Thyroid ultrasound
  • Analysis of the current body fat percentage, muscle mass and other physical measures
  • Clarification of the primary and secondary causes for excess weight or adipositas
  • Discussion of results of the medical examination (usually after 5 to 6 days)
  • Cardio check-up
  • Consultation with a specialist
  • Echocardiogram
  • Stress ergometry
  • Transthoracic echocardiography
  • Final medical report


Impressions of Hirslanden


Services by Giardino Hotels
  • 6 nights at the Hotel Atlantis by Giardino
  • Airport transfer (ZHR) and all transfers to and from the Hirslanden clinic
  • Basic Ayurvedic programme: daily yoga, meditation and Pranayama (special breathing exercises)
  • Full Ayurvedic board (individual nutrition programme)
  • 7 massage treatments
  • 2 individual coaching sessions
  • 2 personal training sessions
  • Advice on nutrition and lifestyle

Impressions of the Hotel Atlantis by Giardino