Travel Medicine & Vaccinations in Paramus, NJ
Traveling is fun. Being sick while away from home is not!
AFC Urgent Care Paramus is your one-stop urgent care medical center that carries all travel vaccines necessary to protect you, your family, employees and groups.
Medical preparation for travel is increasingly important and is as important as buying tickets or obtaining passports and visas. Not only are there more serious health risks present around the world, but there is more available for prevention and treatment. Opportunities for prevention should not be overlooked by any traveler, regardless of destination. Our travel health programs are cost-effective and convenient, providing one-stop destinations for your international travel medicine needs.
- Altitude Sickness
- Motion Sickness
People now travel more and visit more interesting destinations for business and recreation and they also now have many more options in travel vaccinations, immunizations and medications.
No matter where your patients are traveling, they should know that they could be exposed to certain organisms that could make them severely ill. As a new or even experienced international traveler they should be educated about risks for the countries they’ll be visiting. Armed with facts and the right vaccines – AFC Urgent Care Paramus helps travelers stay healthy during their international vacations.
Ideally, patients should schedule their appointments with AFC Urgent Care Paramus 4-6 weeks prior to their departure date. However, AFC Urgent Care Paramus will always accommodate last minute travelers.
As a one-stop travel medicine center, AFC Urgent Care Paramus has all travel vaccines necessary to protect patients on vacation, safari, mission trip, study abroad semester, business trip, or inter-country adoption. We can also provide prescriptions for anti-malarial and anti-diarrheal medications.
AFC Urgent Care Paramus offers immunizations for many types of diseases. To expedite your care, AFC Urgent Care Paramus has set up an on-line questionnaire for you to complete prior to your visit. Your AFC Urgent Care physician will then customize an immunization program for you based on the information you provide and can help you assemble a travel medical kit that will help protect you against malaria, food and water-borne diarrhea illness, and motion sickness.
As a new or even experienced international traveler you should be educated about the environment you’ll be visiting. We reference the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) for the most up to date information regarding your travel needs. We will accommodate last minute travelers but recommend planning services 4-6 weeks prior to traveling.