If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you will require to make an appointment with one of the Private Travel Clinics listed below:
Private Travel Clinics
MASTA - Abbey Health Centre, East Abbey Street, Arbroath. TN: 0330 100 4099
Boots the Chemist, Reform Street, Dundee. TN: 01382 229711
Superdrug, Wellgate Centre, Dundee. TN: 01382 322083
Perth Travel Clinic, King James Business Centre, Perth. TN: 07967 622 186
(Perth Travel Clinic will provide travel advice for babies and young children)
If the Private Travel Clinic advises one of the following vaccinations: Tetanus/Polio/Typhoid/Hepatitis A & Diptheria - please ask them for documentation advising this.
Please present this to the surgery where an NHS prescription will be produced within two working days and you can then make an appointment with the Practice Nurse to have this administered.
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)
If you are concerned about taking medication abroad please visit your local community pharmacy who are well placed to provide any information that is needed, and can also advise on a wide range of travel related health issues.