Kelapa Gading Puskesmas Provides Fish Therapy

Reporter : Budhi Firmansyah Surapati | Editor : Maria Inggita | June 18th, 2019 03:15 PM 15:15 WIB | Dibaca 438 kali
Kelapa Gading Puskesmas Provides Fish Therapy (Foto : Budhi Firmansyah Surapati /

There is 24-hours fish therapy facility provided in Kelapa Gading Health Center (Puskesmas), North Jakarta. It uses Garra Rufa fish for the therapy.

" We want to make it more useful"

Kelapa Gading Puskesmas BLUD Head, Selvy Devita Anggraeni mentioned, her side turns the regular fish pond into fish spa therapy at the lobby by adding Garra Rufa fish on the pond.

"We want to make it more useful. Moreover, we hope this facility can enthuse people to visit our Puskesmas day and night," she stated, Monday (6/17).

According to her, fish therapy is useful to stimulate blood flow and good for relaxation.

One visitor named Mega (26) said she enjoys soaking her feet in fish ponds for therapy while waiting for her child to get treatment at Puskesmas.

"I hope Puskesmas can expand this facility thus many people can use this therapy," she mentioned.