Travel Vaccinations & Medicine

Traveling is well-established as being both spiritually and emotionally healthy. However, between flying in a congested airplane and encountering a near-infinite number of foreign bacteria, traveling can be unhealthy if you’re not prepared. In order to ensure that your body’s safe enough to combat the health risks associated with international travel, you’ll need to make sure you have the medicine, information, and vaccines necessary to make your trip enjoyable.

Before visiting certain countries, international travel regulations require travelers to receive travel-vaccinations-medicine-at-afc-urgent-care-new-britaindifferent vaccinations prior to arriving. For instance, a Yellow Fever vaccination is required in order to travel to South America or parts of Southern Africa.

Visit us any day of the week to take advantage of our travel vaccination and medicine services. We look forward to helping you reach the vacation destination of your dreams!

Our comprehensive travel vaccinations and medicine program includes a number of services including the following :

  • Medical Screening and Assessment
  • Medicines for malaria, diarrhea, motion sickness, & altitude sickness
  • Required & recommended travel vaccines such as:
    • Typhoid vaccine

    • Tetanus-diphtheria vaccine

    • Meningococcal meningitis vaccine

    • Polio vaccine

    • Hepatitis-A vaccine

    • Hepatitis-B vaccine

    • Japanese encephalitis vaccine

    • MMR (measles-mumps-rubella) vaccine

    • Pneumococcal pneumonia vaccine

    • Influenza vaccine

    • Yellow Fever vaccine

*Zika Virus information:

As of today there is no vaccine for Zika virus. We recommend you take these preventative measures if traveling to a Zika affected country or state. Our providers are well trained to answer any questions you may have about safety precautions involving Zika virus.

If you’re interested in visiting our West Hartford center, please visit the Travel Medicine page on our West Hartford website.

PLEASE FILL OUT THE BELOW QUESTIONNAIRE PRIOR TO COMING IN SO THAT WE MAY BE FULLY PREPARED FOR YOU: