Infectious Disease

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International Travel Clinic

Published On 11/17/2015

Le Bonheur offers a full-service international travel clinic for children of all ages who are planning a trip out of the country. Our clinic is led by pediatric infectious disease doctors and offers comprehensive pre- and post- travel care including:

Services Provided Pre-travel

  • Country-specific counseling on preventive measures including insect protection, food and water precautions, prevention of insect-borne infections and blood borne diseases, high altitude sickness, approach to illness while traveling, and environmental risks
  • Counseling on special precautions to take with young children regarding air travel, safety, diarrhea and dehydration, sun and insect protection, and malaria prevention
  • Both routine and travel-specific vaccinations (such as Yellow Fever, Japanese encephalitis, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Typhoid, Rabies, Polio)
  • Prescriptions for  malaria prevention and treatment of traveler’s diarrhea

Services Provided Post-Travel

  • Follow up care for children with travel-related illness
  • Booster vaccinations as needed 

More information

Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) - Traveler's Health Information