• Call: +92 51 2724129
  • Plot #156, Bahria Town, Civic Center Phase 4, Islamabad.
  • Mon - Sat: 10.00am - 7.00pm

TRAVEL CLINIC

We provide travel medicine advice to all ages.

Our services include:

  • Country-by-country analysis of your itinerary, anticipated activities, and review of previous immunizations to develop an individualized plan
  • Travel related immunizations (including Meningitis, rabies, Pneumococcal, Typhoid)
  • Advice on malaria prophylaxis and options for anti-malaria medications
  • Information and medications to help prevent and/or treat illness and injury, such as traveler's diarrhea
  • Post-travel assessments

PRE-TRAVEL CONSULTATIONS

During a typical pre-travel consultation, the following issues related to type of travel and destination are discussed.

Altitude illness

We provide a comprehensive discussion of prevention of acute mountain sickness (AMS). This includes a prescription for preventative medications, such as acetazolamide (diamox). We also discuss prevention and treatment of high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) and high altitude cerebral edema (HACE).

Blood clot prevention

We engage in a detailed discussion of methods to prevent blood clots due to travel.

Diarrhea

We provide advice about prevention and treatment of traveler’s diarrhea. You'll receive a prescription for antibiotics for self - treatment of diarrhea if needed.

Immunizations

We will conduct a comprehensive review of immunizations needed for travel. This includes travel-specific vaccines (yellow fever, typhoid) and general vaccine updates (tetanus, influenza).

Insect precautions

We will discuss appropriate skin, clothing and mosquito net protection.

Jet lag (sleep disturbance)

You'll learn about prevention of jet lag, as well as prescription self - treatment at your destination.

Malaria prophylaxis

We'll give you detailed information about appropriate medications for prevention of malaria. This is based on current information about resistance to malaria worldwide and current incidence data.

Medical kit

We'll review appropriate medical supplies for international travel.

Motion sickness

We discuss medications for prevention and treatment of motion sickness.

Water purification

We'll talk about safe water sources, as well as methods for water purification.

We recommend scheduling an initial travel consultation at least 4-6 weeks before departure. However, we will meet your travel health needs as completely as the time we have allows.