Planning for a dream vacation from Dulles International Airport? Traveling with having in mind being and staying healthy there is as important as buying tickets or obtaining visa and passport. No matter how experienced a traveler you are, you can be unintentionally exposed to certain infections overseas that, can make you severely sick and most of these sicknesses are regional and country specific, some of them already eradicated in USA or are re-surging back here, because of travelers. The good news is that there is always ways to prevent most of these lethal infections, if you do a “Travel Medicine Physical” at A2Z Herndon/Reston location, our providers will advise you what you need to be vaccinated against in order to stay health during your trip or what medication to take as soon as you take off, to not get certain type of diseases like Malaria or Typhoid fever. One important fact that can save you a lot is to to do a Preventive Annual Physical Exam in our location. CDC recommend all travelers to have their routine shot records up-to-date, examples of these vaccinations are, Tetanus, Hepatitis B, Meningitis or Mumps, Measles, Rubella (MMR) usually to have all doses of recommended vaccination course complete may take up to 6 months (Hepatitis B For example). It means you have to have several trips to A2Z Clinic before your flight to make sure you are immune. Or we can make Immune Titres for you to makes sure you are immune before your departure and if if you are not you need to get the vaccines or Immunoglobulin Shots to get immediately immune in some cases get your all recommended shot. The good news is, we do carry all shots in our clinic, even if you wish we can draw a titre to make sure your are immune against most diseases that you may acquire overseas (or US). Also, the other good news is that most of the routine shots are covered by your insurance (subject to some deductible). Most of established patients in our clinic have vaccinated in our clinics and don't need additional vaccines. Examples are Hepatitis B or A, since we do administer them as part of their routine check-up or annual physical exam. As one-stop travel medicine center, all you Need is Walk-In, or schedule 4-6 weeks prior to your trip and review mandated Vaccination options, prescriptions advice.
Other group of vaccines are destination related vaccines, it means these vaccines varies from country to country or even inside the country or length of stay in particular country. this is why it is important to visit our clinic before spending hundreds of dollar in CVS, while a provider in our center exactly can tell you what you need exactly for your trip.
A2Z Family Care And Urgent Care is also premier service provider for travelers and visitors to national capital, only minutes away from Dulles National Airport, we have years of experience with travelers' who stop by at DC, we can help. A2Z family Care and Urgent Care the best alternative to Emergency Room when you are stuck in your Hotel Room with Flu, Strep Throat or just need a laceration repair or you just have a twisted ankle and need Xray to rule out fracture, only at a fraction of cost of Emergency Room.
Travel Is A Liberation Journey! Don’t Get Sick & lose Your Peace ! Do A2Z Travel Medicine Consult!