If you need a Yellow Fever Vaccination, in Burnie please call the team at Burnie Travel clinic (also known as PDT clinic). Phone 03 64 31 1722
Dr Alfonso Messieh has formal qualifications in travel medicine and expertise in Yellow Fever Vaccine.
Video about Yellow fever is here.
Our address is suite 5, 10 Marine Terrace Burnie Tasmania 7320
Cost is $90 for the yellow fever vaccine, plus $100 -$120 for the doctor's consultation (some of this consultation fee can be claimed from medicare if you are not travelling for work). The doctor will discuss the Yellow Fever vaccine and the other travel health issues that are relevant, so you will be well prepared for your journey.
Yellow Fever Vaccination is usually needed for travel to these countries.
Vaccination is valid for life but takes 10 days to be effective. The vaccine causes side effects in some persons, so get it as early as possible before you leave.
Mild side effects of Yellow Fever Vaccine include getting a sore arm, feeling tired, headache, muscle aches or fever for 24 hours starting 3-9 days after vaccination.
Very rarely persons vaccinated can develop more severe side effects of Yellow Fever Vaccine, which may include anaphylaxis ( severe allergy) and swelling of the brain and other organs. It is critically important to get the vaccine from a doctor who have experience with the vaccine.
Once vaccinated, will be issued the international vaccination record book at no further cost.
Call 03 64311733 during business hours to make an appointment.
There is no national register for yellow fever vaccinations, however if you have been to Dr Messieh's clinic and had a yellow fever vaccine but have lost your certificate, for a small charge, we may be able to issue you a new one from our records.