Westside Travel Medicine & Immunizations, Inc.
Westside Travel Medicine and Immunizations, Inc. provides complete and up-to-date immunization services for the business, pleasure and adventure traveler. We specialize in the prevention of travel-related health problems allowing for maximum enjoyment on your trip. We offer personalized one-on-one service for our patients as each person’s travel itinerary and health concerns are unique. Pre-travel consultative services help lower the risk of commonly encountered health problems associated with international travel. Ideally, a visit with a travel-medicine specialist should be initiated at least 6-8 weeks prior to departure. Call Westside Travel Medicine and Immunizations today to schedule an appointment.
Westside Travel Medicine & Immunizations, Inc. Consultations Include
- Review of travel itinerary and medical history
- Country-specific vaccine recommendations and administration
- Malaria risk assessment
- Prescription for malaria pills and other travel-related medications
- Patient education materials and vaccine information sheets
- A pleasant environment and the ability to have your questions answered by a Board-Certified Infectious Diseases specialist
Welcome to the Westside Travel Medicine and Immunizations blog. I hope to report on active issues relevant to travel medicine and my experience as an infectious disease specialist for over twenty years. This blog will likely evolve as I become more comfortable with the concept of observing/reporting on topics related to international health, including vaccine updates, medication alerts and emerging infectious diseases.
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