If you are travelling for business, work or leisure, it is important to discuss your travel plans with a doctor to ensure you have the necessary vaccinations or booster for your trip as overseas illnesses are often preventable through vaccinations.
Lifescan Medical Center provides a comprehensive range of travel vaccination services in Singapore at reasonable prices. Book your appointment as soon as you know your travel plans as some of thesevaccinations need to be taken in advance of your trip for them to be fully effective. The best time to get vaccinated will be at least 2 weeks prior travel.
Our Travel Vaccines:
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B*
- Tetanus/ Diphtheria/ Pertussis*
- Yellow Fever
- Mumps/ Measles/ Rubella* (MMR)
- Japanese Encephalitis
*Medisave-claimable (For Influenza vaccine, it is Medisave claimable for persons with higher risk of developing influenza- related complications)
Vaccination Dosage and Schedule:
For the vaccines listed above, some are a single dose while some are multiple doses to complete the vaccination course. Refer to the table below for more details on the dosing schedule of each of the vaccines.
|Vaccine||No. of Doses||Schedule|
|Hepatitis A||2||0 and 6-12 Months|
|Hepatitis B||3||0, 1 & 6 Months|
|Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis||1||Booster Every 10 Years|
|Yellow Fever||1||Booster Every 10 Years|
|Mumps/Measles/Rubella (MMR)||2||28 Days Apart|
|Meningococcal||1||Booster Every 5 Years|
|Japanese Encephalitis||1||Booster Every 5 Years|
Other Travel Services
Apart from vaccination, we also offer a comprehensive range of travel-related services such as:
- Travel Advice (Pre-Evaluation & Post Screening) for Business trips, Volunteer, Missionary, Research, Adoption, Adventure, Pilgrimage, etc.
- Travel Medications
- Identification of Potential Allergy Reactions
- Disease Screening
- Treatment of Acquired Infection
- Certification of Fitness to Fly