Please be advised that Whitley House Surgery no longer provides a full travel service.
Free Travel Vaccinations
The following travel vaccinations are usually available free on the NHS
- diptheria, polio and tetnus (combinded booster)
These vaccinations will only be administered when you bring written proof from your travel health information provider that you need these for your trip(s). Please also bring any records of previous travel vaccinations.
You must make the initial appointment 6-8 weeks before you travel.
We can no longer advise you on the necessary vaccinations or precautions you need regarding travel health. There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below
Travelling in Europe
If you are travelling to Europe a very useful booklet has been published with advice and guidance to help you get the most out of your holiday. To visit please click:- http://ec.europa.eu/publications/booklets/eu_glance/86/en.pdf (this is a large document and may take a minute or two to view)
Patients with travel health queries are advised to contact the following excellent sources of information and advice.
MASTA (particularly helpful in advising on inoculation)
Tel: 0113 238 7500 http://www.masta.org/
Travel Health http://www.travelhealth.co.uk/
Fit For Travel http://www.fitfortravel.scot.nhs.uk/.