Travel Vaccinations

The following organisations can provide you with travel vaccinations and travel advice:

Do you need travel vaccinations or advice, if you are travelling abroad please complete the travel form 6-8 weeks before departure. You will need to fill the form in and book an appointment for every person that is travelling.

NHS Travel Services at Hilltops Medical Centre:

  • Travel vaccines required.
  • Information around country i.e. any outbreaks
  • Basic travel advice i.e. disease prevalence, non-vaccine preventable diseases and hand/food hygiene

NHS Travel Vaccines given here:

  • Polio (combined with Diphtheria, Tetanus & Polio)
  • Typhoid
  • Hep A
  • Cholera – oral solution (prescription)

These vaccines are dependent on national stock, if they are not available to order by us you may need to go to a private clinic.

You may need a specialist travel consultation (private) for situations listed below which we cannot provide under the NHS

  • High altitude / climbers
  • Deep sea divers
  • People on immunosuppressants, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, you may also need to speak with your consultant.

We don’t administer the following and they would need to be done at a private travel clinic:

  • Hep B
  • Japanese encephalitis
  • Meningitis vaccines
  • Rabies
  • Tick borne encephalitis
  • TB
  • Yellow fever – only available from designated centres.
  • Malaria