For the UK immunisation schedule please see the National Immunisation Schedule. Please visit our fees page for prices of all immunisations.
Tetravalent Flu Vaccines are available from September each year. We are unable to provide the nasal flu vaccine in the private sector but do offer flu jabs to children as young as 6 months.
For more information look at our flu vaccination page or read our blog.
Available for girls and boys from the age of 9.
INFORMATION ABOUT GARDASIL 9
GARDASIL®9 (Human Papillomavirus 9-valent Vaccine, Recombinant) helps protect girls and women ages 9 to 26 against cervical, vaginal, vulvar, and anal cancers and genital warts caused by 9 types of HPV.GARDASIL 9 helps protect boys and men ages 9 to 26 against anal cancer and genital warts caused by those same HPV types.GARDASIL 9 may not fully protect everyone, nor will it protect against diseases caused by other HPV types or against diseases not caused by HPV. GARDASIL 9 does not prevent all types of cervical cancer, so it’s important for women to get routine cervical cancer screenings.GARDASIL 9 does not treat cancer or genital warts. GARDASIL 9 is given as 3 injections over 6 months.Two dose schedule (for girls and boys aged between nine years old and below 15 years of age) Schedule for Gardasil® (containing HPV types 6,11,16,18)● First dose of 0.5ml of Gardasil® HPV vaccine.● Second dose of 0.5ml at least six to 24 months after the first dose.Three dose schedule (for girls and boys aged 15 years and above) Schedule for Gardasil® (containing HPV types 6,11,16,18)● First dose of 0.5ml of Gardasil® HPV vaccine.● Second dose of 0.5ml at least one month after the first dose.● A third dose of 0.5ml at least three months after the second dose
Please read more about Gardasil for Boys on our blog HPV for Boys.
Meningococcal B (Meningitis B) infection is the leading cause of bacterial meningitis and septicaemia in the UK. It kills more children under 5 than any other infectious disease in the UK and can be prevented with the Bexsero immunisation.
Dosing schedule varies according to age. Further information can be found on our Meningitis B page.
There is a reported increase in incidence of Meningitis W, therefore we offer immunisation against this strain of meningitis.
More information is available on our Meningitis Blog.
The shingles vaccine (Zostavax) is available for patients over the age of 50.
Diptheria, Tetanus and Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
Boosterix is indicated for booster vaccination against diptheria, tetanus and pertussis of individuals from the age of four years onwards. More information regarding this vaccine can be found here.
Chickenpox immunisation is used for primary vaccination of children from 12 months of age and adults to protect against varicella-zoster infection (chickenpox). The vaccine may prevent or reduce the severity of chickenpox disease if it is given within 3-5 days of exposure to someone with the disease. This vaccine is usually given at 13 months but can be given at any time after this. Two doses 6 weeks apart are required.
More information is available on our Chickenpox Blog.
Travel Advice & Vaccinations
Our travel advice service is available every working day and is staffed by doctors and trained travel nurses. We are a registered yellow fever centre.
If you know what vaccinations are required, an appointment can be booked directly with the nurse. In this appointment the nurse will ask where your have taken your advice from. If additional vaccines are needed we will charge for the cost of the advice and the vaccination.
If you are not certain about what vaccinations are needed, we ask that you complete a travel planning questionnaire and book a travel consultation to discuss and administer the necessary vaccinations.
The travel consultation will cost £120 which is reduced to £60 if vaccinations are administered. The vaccinations will be charged in addition to the price of the consultation.
Malarone is kept in stock and costs £45 per pack of 12 tablets.
For country specific guidance please see http://www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk/destinations.aspx or Travel Health Pro.
Please come in as early as possible - at least 6 weeks before you travel - as a second appointment is often required for further vaccination doses.
For further information about countries and vaccinations please follow the links below:
Travel Health Questionnaire
Please complete and bring to your appointment.
Travelling in Europe
If you are travelling to Europe the EU has published useful information for travellers on the European website.