Vaccines and Travel Medicine with PromptCareMD Serving Stony Brook, Farmingdale
Whether it’s for business or pleasure, traveling abroad offers exciting opportunities to take in new sights, try new foods and see the world from a new perspective. Unfortunately, international travel can also increase your potential exposure to diseases; which is why you should always get the recommended immunizations prior to your departure.
At PromptCareMD, we are pleased to make getting your travel-related vaccinations easy and convenient! We can make sure you are up to date on all recommended vaccinations, and determine which additional vaccinations are appropriate for your particular travel destinations. We can also provide you with information and resources on how you can prevent other travel-related diseases and illness that is not covered through vaccination.
Vaccinations Recommended for All Adults:
- Tdap (Tetanus / Diphtheria / Pertussis)
- MMR (Measles / Mumps / Rubella)
- Hepatitis A & B
- Chicken Pox
Travel-Specific Immunizations May Include:
- Yellow Fever
- Japanese Encephalitis
In order to maximize the effectiveness of vaccines, the CDC recommends that travelers get any necessary immunizations four to six weeks before their international travel. In some cases, vaccines must be administered over the course of several weeks. So, be sure to make arrangements as early as possible.
For your convenience, PromptCareMD offers flexible hours, including evening and weekends, and there is usually little to no wait. Simply email or call us now to get started. We look forward to serving you!