Travel Clinic

Do you have a trip abroad coming up? Prepare for safe and healthy travels with a visit to the Travel Clinic at Larew Internal Medicine.

Recommended for:
– Tour groups
– Medical or religious missionary trips
– Individual and family vacation
– School-sponsored trips
– Study abroad
– Business trips

Call us 6 to 8 weeks before you leave to schedule a personalized travel medicine appointment. You’ll receive one-on-one guidance, expert advice and all the immunizations and medications needed to help reduce your risk of becoming sick far from home.
HIGHLIGHTS:

•Evaluating the safety of food and water throughout your journey.
• If visiting Second or Third World countries, providing vaccines and medications needed to prevent infectious disease.
• Making sure you’re up to date on routine immunizations.
• If visiting First World countries, advising on individual health and medical concerns.

Here are some of the vaccines/medications we provide:

Meningitis vaccine
Immunization against Hepatitis A and B
Antimalarial medication
Diarrhea antibiotic Altitude/Mountain sickness medication
Influenza vaccine/Flu shot

If you like to travel, I hope you have a trip overseas in your future. If you should be travelling to second or third work countries, I would recommend a visit to our Travel Clinic. For more information, please call my office at (319) 338-1535