20 years of prosthetics and orthotics at the Institute “Dr Miroslav Zotović”


The Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation “Dr Miroslav Zotović” celebrates 20 years since the founding of the Orthopedic Workshop.

As the referral and consultancy center, the Institute ”Dr Miroslav Zotović” has the expertise in highly specialized rehabilitation programs, such as the prosthetic fitting, application of the orthosis or other aids which support the independence and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. Throughout decades the Institute persevered in the integrated rehabilitation service approach as it was proved that the rehabilitation and orthopedic technique are best functioning and serving the patients if they are “under the one roof”. (more…)

The officially opened accomodation complex with the therapeutic center in Slatina


Today, 08.01.2018. at the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation “Dr. Miroslav Zotović” in Slatina, President of Republic of Srpska Milorad Dodik and Director of the Institute Prim. Dr. Goran Talić, through the opening of the ceremonial ribbon, opened a newly built accommodation complex with a therapeutic center. In this facility will be located the Department for Rehabilitation and Balenology.

The new facility of the total area of approximately 9000 m² represents another step of the Institute “Dr. Miroslav Zotović” towards to a high standard of quality services in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation with the use of natural therapeutic factors – thermo-mineral water and peloid.


Donation for the Children’s Depatrment



Director of Children’s Theater of Republic of Srpska Predrag Bjelošević, handed the donation check to Children’s Department of Institute for Physical medicine and rehabilitation “Dr. Miroslav Zotović”, today. The donation was collected at the opening of the humanitarian-cultural manifestation named Snješkovo, this year.

Dr. Dobrinka Dragić, a physiatrist at the Children’s Department has received the check on behalf of the Institute “Dr. Miroslav Zotović”, and thanked citizens and Children’s Theater for shown attention and donation. 

Visit of the National Assembly President to the Children’s Department of the Institute “Dr Miroslav Zotović”


The President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska, Mr. Nedeljko Čubrilović, visited today the Children’s Department of the Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation “Dr Miroslav Zotović” and gave holiday gifts to children treated in this department.


International Certifications in the field of prosthetics and orthotics in the Institute “Dr Miroslav Zotović”


On the December 11th and 12th, 2017. on the Institute of Physical medicine and rehabilitation Dr Miroslav Zotović, was held a final exam of multi-year education  attended by prosthetics and orthotics employed in the Institute.

Davor Gajić and Ognjen Čađo had successfully passed the final exam and gained the title of International Certified prosthetist-orthopedist (Category II) or Certified prosthetist (Category II).


Performance regarding Saint Nicolas holidays – joy to everyone in “Dr Miroslav Zotović”


A traditional children’s party on the occasion of the St. Nikolas, was held today in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation “Dr Miroslav Zotović”. Children who reside in the Children’s Department of the Institute, as part of their rehabilitation programs, have prepared a performance in gratitude to the representatives of ministries, cities, institutions and organizations with whom the Institute receives support throughout the year in an effort to provide children with better quality treatment.


Musculoskeletal ultrasound in orthopedics


The Department of Surgery at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Banja Luka, the RS Orthopedic Association and the Department of Orthopedic Surgery of the Institute “Dr Miroslav Zotović” had organized a continuous education entitled “Musculoskeletal ultrasound in orthopedics” in the period from 23rd to 25th November 2017.  (more…)

Workshop “Helping People with Disabilities”


On November 17th 2017, a workshop “Helping People with Disabilities” was held at the Police Training School for cadets and it was organized and implemented by Physical and Occupational Therapists of the Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation “Dr Miroslav Zotović”. Participants in the workshop were cadets of the XIX class of the Police Academy and students of the Faculty of Security Sciences. (more…)