Travel-Bug Vaccination Clinic is Adelaide's answer to your health concerns. We have a travel doctor, a Nurse Practitioner & other trained staff who specialise in travel medicine. We have Australia's 1st Travel Health Nurse Practitioner consulting at our clinic, & we believe this is the way of the future given current government cutbacks. Tourism immunisation advice is our speciality, & we are the only purely travel clinic in South Australia! Travel-Bug is an internationally recognised clinic offering a large range of shots for overseas travel.
Along with your standard preparations, you should always include a trip to a travel health expert to ensure you receive the right health advice before leaving. There are many different infections, bacteria & diseases that you may be exposed to whilst travelling abroad, in order to properly care for your health while away, ensure you receive all the right vaccinations you require for travelling.
Before you leave receive the right vaccines to travel to your chosen destinations. On appointment, we offer a range of traveller vaccination information & precautionary advice.
Comprehensive Medical Advice & Vaccination Coverage
The Travel-Bug Vaccination Clinics provide comprehensive medical advice, vaccination coverage and prepares the overseas traveller for medical problems likely to be encountered.
During your consultation recommendations will be tailored specifically for you & your travel requirements. These are based on your destaintion's risk factors plus your previous medical & vaccination history therefore consultation is neceesary to ensure accurate & appropriate advice.
Based in Adelaide and equipped with experienced staff, our clinic is your all-in-one medical centre for travelling abroad. Along with offering a wide range of vaccines, you have access to doctors and nurses up-to-date with all current information about the areas you may be travelling to or considering. Visit our clinic to ensure that you have safeguarded yourself from various infections and disease.
What began as a special interest within a general practice has grown to become a highly successful and nationally recognised authority on the health requirements of the overseas traveller. Internationally registered with the World Health Organisation (WHO) as a Yellow Fever clinic, we provide travel health advice, vaccinations, Doctors, Nurses and Nurse Practitioners qualified in Travel Medicine (qualifications obtained overseas as no formal qualifications are available in Australia). Testing and treatment for a whole range of exotic diseases can also be arranged.
Our service is applicable to all kinds of travellers, from the business executive, to the private tourist and for those travelling both short and long term. The staff at the Travel-Bug Vaccination Clinics possess a broad, detailed range of information and advice for those travelling overseas. Our information is obtained through many sources, including on-line data from the Centre of Disease Control (CDC), Atlanta, and the World Health Organisation. Most staff are also widely travelled with all the major destinations covered between the staff members!
To assist us in our quest to keep you well and save you time we have everything available on site. This includes all vaccinations, malaria medications, diarrhoea medication, mosquito repellent products and travel kits.
Travel Medicine Alliance (TMA)
The Travel-Bug Vaccination Clinic is associated with Australia's premier national organisation of independent travel medicine professionals known as the Travel Medicine Alliance. We have a broad range of travel support products, and access to international travel health databases. This internet database is updated daily, with current information from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Centre for Disease Control (CDC) as to the current health and political situations in various countries around the world. A nationwide telephone number automatically connects the caller with their nearest TMA affiliated clinic. This number is 1300 42 11 42.
For more information regarding TMA visit their website at www.travelmedicine.com.au
The Travel-Bug Vaccination Clinic is operated from our central, accessible location in Ward Street North Adelaide. Appointments can be arranged within the week, and on short notice. On street parking is readily available.
If you have any questions contact us on (08) 8267 3544.