NEWS
New medical director at Lanserhof has childhood connection to resort
POSTED 13 Sep 2018 . BY Jane Kitchen
Dr Katharina Sandtner has been appointed medical director at Lanserhof Lans in Austria, effective January 2019.

As the new medical director, Sandtner will focus on further advancing the Lans Med Concept, building on research pioneered by the team of specialists at Lanserhof to develop a unique health concept designed to support the natural healing process and promote physical well-being and inner balance.

Sandtner will take over the medical management of Lanserhof Lans from Dr Georg Kettenhuber, who will take a personal break; however, Dr Kettenhuber will remain connected to Lanserhof ongoing.

Dr Sandtner grew up in Lans, Austria, and has a connection to the resort that goes back to her childhood.

During Kindergarten, Sandtner befriended the head chef’s daughter. She and the other children in the neighbourhood were allowed to use the swimming pool at Lanserhof, and often spent days exploring the Alpine property. However, the connection to Lanserhof did not stop there.

Sandtner later completed her medical studies at the Medical University of Innsbruck, where she received her doctorate in human medicine. During her studies, she worked at Lanserhof Lans, at first in the medical night service. There she accompanied guests during their journey, treated them in the therapy department, and also worked at reception, taking care of large and small tasks; in short: she got to know every corner of Lanserhof Lans.

After graduating from her studies in 2008, Sandtner finished her night duty work at Lanserhof and completed an apprenticeship in the practice of Dr Andreas Pfretschner in Innsbruck. It was he who introduced her to the field of holistic medicine (including F.X. Mayr medicine) and philanthropy.

Afterwards, Sandtner completed her rotation at the BKH Hall and the University Hospital Innsbruck and decided to return to Lanserhof Lans before her specialist training in 2012.

Since then, Sandtner has worked as a general practitioner at Lanserhof Lans and has been deputy medical director since 2015.

During her time with Lanserhof, she obtained a diploma in diagnostics and therapy according to Dr. F.X. Mayr, received a diploma in neural therapy and a diploma in orthomolecular medicine.


 


CONTACT US

Leisure Media, Portmill House, Portmill Lane,
Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2019

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
 
Spa Opportunities: - New medical director at Lanserhof has childhood connection to resort...
Sign up for FREE ezine
Spa Jobs spa Industry News spa training spa oppportunities magazine spa opportunities blog spa-kit.net spa industry products Submit your news Advertise on Spa Opportunities Contact us at Leisure Media Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook

Jobs Search






diarydates

  Powered by leisurediary.com
28-30 Jul 2019
Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas
Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, United States
04-06 Aug 2019
American Spa CBD Summit
Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center, Denver, United States

spa-kit
suppliers news


Anne Semonin creates body collection inspired by summertime

Parisian skincare house Anne Semonin has created a bath and body care collection inspired by summer in the Mediterranean.

beauty-kit


Moving with ease and style
Beauty therapists getting dressed for work in the morning need a quick, hassle-free comfortable uniform solution.


 
latest spa jobs
Spa Therapist
The Bulgari Hotel London
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: London, UK More>>
 


Beauty Therapist
Urban Retreat
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Knightsbridge, London, UK More>>
 


Senior Spa Therapist
The Bulgari Hotel London
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: London, UK More>>
 


Spa Therapists

L'Horizon Beach Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Jersey More>>
Spa Therapists

Norton House Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Ingliston, Edinburgh, UK More>>
Spa Therapist

Nutfield Priory Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Redhill, Surrey, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

Rhinefield House Hotel

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Brockenhurst, Hampshire, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Nantwich, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

St Pierre Park Hotel and Golf Resort

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Guernsey More>>
Spa Therapists

Wood Hall Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Wetherby, West Yorkshire, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Nantwich, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

Rhinefield House Hotel

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Brockenhurst, Hampshire, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

Nutfield Priory Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Redhill, Surrey, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

Norton House Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Ingliston, Edinburgh, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

New Hall Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Sutton Coldfield, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

Grand Jersey Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
St Helier, Jersey More>>
Spa Therapists

Brandshatch Place Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Fawsley, Daventry, UK More>>
Spa Therapists

Brandshatch Place Hotel and Spa

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job location:
Fawkham, UK More>>
Senior Sales Assistant

Strip Wax Bar & Boutique

Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Job location:
Central London, London, UK More>>
Laser / Aesthetics & Waxing Therapists

Strip Wax Bar & Boutique

Salary: Competitive + Commission
Job location:
Central London, London, UK More>>

Jobs page: 1


 
latest spa news

13 Sep 2018

New medical director at Lanserhof has childhood connection to resort

BY Jane Kitchen

As the new medical director, Dr Sandtner will focus on further advancing the Lans Med Concept

Dr Katharina Sandtner has been appointed medical director at Lanserhof Lans in Austria, effective January 2019.


As the new medical director, Sandtner will focus on further advancing the Lans Med Concept, building on research pioneered by the team of specialists at Lanserhof to develop a unique health concept designed to support the natural healing process and promote physical well-being and inner balance.

Sandtner will take over the medical management of Lanserhof Lans from Dr Georg Kettenhuber, who will take a personal break; however, Dr Kettenhuber will remain connected to Lanserhof ongoing.

Dr Sandtner grew up in Lans, Austria, and has a connection to the resort that goes back to her childhood.

During Kindergarten, Sandtner befriended the head chef’s daughter. She and the other children in the neighbourhood were allowed to use the swimming pool at Lanserhof, and often spent days exploring the Alpine property. However, the connection to Lanserhof did not stop there.

Sandtner later completed her medical studies at the Medical University of Innsbruck, where she received her doctorate in human medicine. During her studies, she worked at Lanserhof Lans, at first in the medical night service. There she accompanied guests during their journey, treated them in the therapy department, and also worked at reception, taking care of large and small tasks; in short: she got to know every corner of Lanserhof Lans.

After graduating from her studies in 2008, Sandtner finished her night duty work at Lanserhof and completed an apprenticeship in the practice of Dr Andreas Pfretschner in Innsbruck. It was he who introduced her to the field of holistic medicine (including F.X. Mayr medicine) and philanthropy.

Afterwards, Sandtner completed her rotation at the BKH Hall and the University Hospital Innsbruck and decided to return to Lanserhof Lans before her specialist training in 2012.

Since then, Sandtner has worked as a general practitioner at Lanserhof Lans and has been deputy medical director since 2015.

During her time with Lanserhof, she obtained a diploma in diagnostics and therapy according to Dr. F.X. Mayr, received a diploma in neural therapy and a diploma in orthomolecular medicine.





Connect with
Spa Opportunities
Magazine:
View latest issue
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/zines

Print edition
 

Hoshinoya opens first Taiwanese hot springs resort
One&Only announces second European resort on Greece’s Kéa Island
GWI launches Wellness Retail Initiative
Flyger, Fraenkel join GSN
Second Lefay Resort with 5,000sq m spa set for August opening
Architect Bill Bensley to speak about sustainability at Global Wellness Summit
 
Catalogue gallery



Featured supplier




Invest in your employees – and your company – with FH Joanneum’s MBA in spa management

The FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences offers a unique MBA programme in International Hospitality and Spa Management, and for the first time, is offering substantial financial grants for students who begin the course this year.


Company profile



Focus Training is a leading provider of Active IQ and YMCA Awards certified Personal Trainer courses. Flexible learning with full and part time courses available at venues across the UK.
View full profile>>

spa directory

Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances

Spa marketing

Architects/designers

Consultancy & management

Spa furniture

Skincare

Spa software

Whole body cryotherapy

Skincare



Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd