TRAVEL CLINICS IN EDINBURGH
CITYDOC IS YOUR LOCAL LEADING PROVIDER OF TRAVEL VACCINATIONS
46-48 Clerk Street
QUICK & EASY ONLINE BOOKING AT ONE OF CITYDOC’S EDINBURGH TRAVEL CLINICS
TRAVEL CLINIC FEES
|VACCINE||PRICE PER DOSE|
|Initial Vaccine Assessment||£10*|
|* A £10 consult fee is charged at the initial vaccine assessment.|
This fee does not apply to followup visits.
|Diphtheria, Tetanus and Polio||£40|
|Hepatitis A (Adult)||£60|
|Hepatitis B (Adult)||£60|
|Hepatitis A and B (Adult)||£85|
|Hepatitis A (Paeds)||£55|
|Measles Mumps Rubella||£50|
|Tick Borne Encephalitis (adult/junior)||£65*|
|Yellow Fever including certification||£65|
|Hepatitis B (Paeds)||£40|
|Hepatitis A and B (Paediatric)||£65 - select locations|
* Not routinely stocked apart from Flagship Locations
Travel and Specialty Vaccinations:
CityDoc Edinburgh offers vaccinations recommended and required for international travellers. We specialise in the rarer travel inoculations, and our clinical staff are highly trained, operate according to standard national guidances (adapted from the Green Book-immunisation against infective disease), all at very competitive prices. We offer Same Day appointments.
Our Vaccines include:
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Yellow Fever
- Japanese Encephalitis
Our service highlights include:
- Expert Same Day Travel Health Appts
- Book Online for immediate confirmation
- Registered Yellow Fever Centre
- Anti-malarials dispensed
- Service lead by team of experienced travel doctors
Services provided at CityDoc Edinburgh
Travel Health – Comprehensive travel health service customised to your individual needs.
Speciality Children’s vaccines – MMR, Chickenpox
Healthcare Worker Services– Work related vaccines including MMR, hepatitis B and chickenpox, Immunity blood tests and BCG scar checks
Blood Testing– A wide range of options including liver function, kidney function, cholesterol, glucose and thyroid
ESSENTIAL TRAVEL VACCINATIONS
After carrying our travel risk assessment, we will advise you of the appropriate vaccines for your specific itinerary. We will divide our recommendations into those jabs which are highly recommended and those which should be considered.
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED VACCINES
A viral infection, which can cause inflammation of the liver. Generally those infected full recover, a tiny minority can develop acute live failure. Travellers are typically infected when they eat contaminated food/water.
|Age range||Number of doses||Interval Between doses||Booster Requirement|
|From 1 year of age||2 doses||6-12 months||Booster required after 25 years for ongoing risk|
Typhoid fever is a serious bacterial infection transmitted when travellers eat contaminated food or water. It is most commonly seen in developing countries with inadequate sanitation.
|Age range||Method of Administration||Number of doses|
|From 2 years of age||Intramuscular injection to the deltoid muscle||1 dose|
Tetanus is a serious infection caused by the bacterium Clostridium tetani’s spores, which are found in soil dust and animal faeces. These spores gain access to the body through abrasions and cuts leading to severe injury to the nervous system.Death can occur when the nervous supply to the muscles concerned with breathing are affected. Tetanus is found across the globe but certain countries are considered more high risk.
Polio is a viral illness which affects the spinal cord and central nervous system of infected individuals. Spread because of poor sanitation from person-person. The virus itself is swallowed and transmitted to the blood stream. From the blood stream it gains access to the nervous system. Paralysis the most severe complication occurs in a small minority of those affected and many will improve greatly but some never recover.
|Age range||Method of Administration||Number of doses||Booster Requirement|
|From 10 yrs of age||Intramuscular injection to the deltoid muscle||1 dose||Booster required every 10 yrs if travelling to developing countries|