Travel Clinic

If you are going overseas, 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. 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


  • 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 at least 6 weeks in advance of your departure

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

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