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Travel Medicine Clinic for
Adults and Children

Travel

For whom?
  • The Pediatric Specialty Clinics at UTMB offer Travel Medicine consultations for children and adults
  • Areas of high risk travel include all countries in the tropics and other underdeveloped countries, and rapidly developing countries such as China, Brazil, India and Mexico
  • High risk activities, including mountain climbing, diving and trekking
  • 4-6 weeks before your trip

What services are offered?
  • Extensive counseling on health precautions during foreign travel
  • Country-specific written brochures
  • Administration of appropriate preventive vaccines
  • Pharmacy prescriptions for prevention and treatment of travel-related diseases
  • Hepatitis A and B, typhoid, tetanus, Yellow Fever, Japanese encephalitis, rabies, and more..

How much does it cost?
  • Charges include the costs to consult with the infectious disease specialist and to receive vaccines
  • All charges require immediate payment by cash, credit card or check
  • An estimate will be given about the costs when the appointment is scheduled

How do you make an appointment?
  • Please call 409-772-2798 to refer patients and schedule appointments. Patients can call to discuss the travel itinerary and to obtain cost estimates
  • Appointments at least 4 weeks prior to travel are recommended, however, patients can be accommodated at later dates as well

When and where is the clinic?