Travel Health

Patients travelling abroad who feel they may need vaccinations or other medication, are asked to research online what vaccinations they may need. 

Please follow the links below.


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Do you need vaccinations?

Non NHS Vaccinations

You may require/want non NHS vaccinations (i.e. Meningitis ACWY, Japanese Encephalitis, Rabies, Hepatitis B, Tick Bourne Encephalitis, Yellow Fever). The non NHS vaccinations are available from the Private Travel Health Clinics. Yellow fever vaccines are only available from designated centres.

Please see below the available clinics;

Boots Chesterfield

35-37 Low Pavements


S41 1PB

01246 203591

Manor Pharmacy

99 St Peters Street



01332 347926

Travel Doc

Sheffield: 0114 358 3930

Derby: 01332 332530

Nottingham: 0115 947 5498

Some countries, i.e. Cambodia also require you to take anti-malarials, these are available as a tablet.

Some diseases have no vaccination/tablet cover so be aware, for example, of Dengue Fever, Zika, schistosomiasis and Chikungunya.

Good sources of information is and

It may not be possible to immunise you if you are going away ‘last minute’ or a ‘late booking’ holiday. Such events are not critical emergencies and you should obtain immunisation advice by contacting either BA Travel on 0845 600 2236 or MASTA on 01159475498

Please be aware that we only offer NHS vaccinations for travel.

These include;

  • Polio (given as a combined diphtheria/ tetanus/polio/
  • Typhoid
  • Hepatitis A
  • Cholera
  • MMR (measles)

Once you have been seen at a travel clinic you can book in for any NHS vaccinations. You must bring with you your documentation from the travel clinic and book a 20 minute appointment with one of our nurses.

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Further Travel Information

The following websites will give you additional travel advice

Travel Health for information of vaccinations available on NHS

MASTA for private vaccination clinics for specific country travel advice

EHIC to apply for your free European Health Insurance Card