The children's resort “Gunib” is located on Verhniy Gunib, 7 km from the village “Gunib” at an altitude of 1700 m above sea level, in the most picturesque place at the foot of the coaxial forest, in the zone of relict birch groves. Gunib plateau, where the sanatorium is located, cut off from the outside world by sheer cliffs, an island. It is covered with forests, the slopes of the mountains are dressed in a bright carpet of subalpine meadows.
This is the sunniest place in Europe (310 sunny days a year.) “Gunib” has a peculiar climate, which has a beneficial effect on human health. This is a real natural sanatorium.
Modern medicine is engaged not only in the timely detection and treatment of small patients, but also in the maximum use of unique factors of the Dagestan nature.
The healing effect of Upper Gunib surpasses many famous resorts in the world and in Russia. Health of the people The wealth of the country.
The objectives of modern health care is the health of the population.
The nation’s health is a matter of national importance, and the current stage is characterized by large-scale modernization of domestic health care, improving the quality and effectiveness of medical and preventive work, the implementation of priority national health projects “health” and population policy.
In the health care system, child health occupies a special place. Today, diseases such as bronchial asthma in children and adolescents, chronic pneumonia, bronchitis, obstructive bronchitis, acute respiratory infections, colds and other pulmonary diseases and respiratory diseases are of particular importance. The upper "Gunib" has all the opportunities to improve pulmonological services to the population. All problems of improving the children's population at the proper level are solved by the children's health resort Sanatorium Gunib.
Here about 2500 children receive spa treatment annually. The medical team of the children’s sanatorium “Gunib” always with a sense of high responsibility related to the organization of medical and preventive work among sick children of the sanatorium who are receiving treatment from all regions and cities of Dagestan and Russia.