Travel clinic

If you are planning overseas travel come in and discuss your plans with our travel doctor to ensure you have a safe and healthy trip.

Dr Melanie Avery has a post-graduate qualification in travel and tropical medicine from the University of Otago, completed in 2006. She has comprehensive knowledge in all aspects of travel medicine.

Services provided:   

  • Individual medical advice on international health risks specific to your destination
  • Vaccination recommendations and/or re-certification 
  • Risk assessment and advice on strategies to prevent travel related illness such as altitude illness, insect borne diseases such as malaria, yellow fever, etc.
  • Full medicals (where appropriate), visa application health checks & fitness to travel certificates

Costs: 

  • Individual $90 (30 minute consultation)
  • Couples $130
  • Family (2 adults & up to 2 children) $190. 
  • The fee will be $35 for any extra children under 18 years of age 

BOOK YOUR TRAVEL CLINIC APPOINTMENT WELL IN ADVANCE  OF YOUR DEPARTURE (preferably 6 weeks before).

To ensure we have all the relevant information for your appointment, please print this form  

UHHC_Travel_Clinic_Questionnaire , complete the details, and post To: Upper Hutt Health Centre, PO Box 40-044 Upper Hutt, or email to inquiries@uhhc.co.nz

Once this is received, you will be contacted for an appointment.