Travel Medicine advice is an important aspect of all pre-trip planning whether it be for a one week break to a “safe” destination or the trip of a lifetime to several exotic foreign destinations. The doctors at the Cairns Travel Clinic have significant experience in travel medicine and are members of the International Society of Travel Medicine. Our computer based travel medicine database is upgraded weekly by email from Shorelands, a US based company regarded as the leaders in travel medicine worldwide.
While vaccine preventable diseases cause significant illness in unprotected Australian travelers every year, it is important to realize that your travel may place you at risk from other factors.
Seeking professional travel medicine advice 4 – 6 weeks before your departure may be the most important aspect of your travel planning.
The practice is a designated registered Yellow Fever clinic. We provide all travel vaccinations onsite including Rabies, Japanese Encephalitis, Hepatitis A & B, Cholera, Tetanus, Typhoid.
For your convenience we stock specialized items for traveling such as malaria tablets, traveller’s diarrhea kits, malaria test kits, mosquito nets, mosquito tents, permethrin packs, syringe kits, water purifier tablets, first aid kits and insect repellant.