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Travel Health

Call 207-992-4548 to schedule an appointment.

Immunizations

See this list of all recommended and required immunizations.

Prescriptions for Preventative Medications

Options for different prescriptions will be provided at your visit after an individual consultation with your travel health professional has determined your specific needs and requirements. Prescriptions provided may include:

  • Anti-malarial prophylaxis
  • Treatments for bacterial infections
  • Altitude sickness prevention
  • Other items specific to your individual travel needs

Guidance for Special Medical Concerns

Travelers will receive an official international immunization record to keep with your travel documents containing all vaccinations given at your visit(s), along with a personalized itinerary specific travel information booklet. Each booklet contains the health risks, recommendations and requirements for the specific countries you will be visiting, along with general travel advice and tips on avoiding travel related issues.

Information about how to protect your health:
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/

Important Notes

  • All travel medicine services are by appointment only
  • Schedules vary Monday through Friday each week, so please make sure to call the office for an appointment
  • Your appointment should be at least 6-8 weeks prior to your departure
  • Bangor Public Health & Community Services does not directly bill insurance
  • You will be provided with an itemized receipt to submit for possible reimbursement.

What to Expect at Your Travel Appointment

You’ll be asked to provide a brief medical history and your travel itinerary. A travel appointment takes about an hour.

For information on what to expect during your visit, click here and choose the country you plan to visit for details: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/list

For more information about the benefits of booking a travel appointment view this short CDC video: https://tools.cdc.gov/medialibrary/index.aspx#/media/id/121616

Travel News/Alerts

Yellow Fever-Our clinic provides Yellow Fever vaccine for recommended or required travel needs. Please have your entire itinerary available for your travel appointment for us to best serve you. http://www.sanofipasteur.us/vaccines/yellowfevervaccine

COVID-19– Please check COVID-19 guidelines for your destination as well as your return visit to prepare for your trip. We provide single dose J&J COVID-19 vaccine upon request.

Travel Clinic Pricing

Fees & Payments

  • Payment is due at time of service. We accept: cash, check and credit/debit cards. HSA or Flex cards may also be used.
  • A coded, itemized receipt will be given which can be sent to your insurance for possible reimbursement. Always check with your insurance policy to see if vaccines are reimbursable.
  • A 2.5% charge is applied to all credit card and debit card transactions

Fee Schedule

Visit Fee per person any age $50.00
Administration Fee -per Vaccine $10.00
Cholera Vaccine (Ordered by Request) $270.00
Gardasil (Hpv-3 Dose Series) $250.00 Each
Hepatitis A (2 Dose Series) $85.00 Each
Hepatitis B (2 Dose Series) $140.00 Each
Hepatitis B (3 dose series) $85.00 Each
Influenza $25.00
Japanese Encephalitis (2 Dose Series) $340.00 Each
Meningitis $160.00
MMR (Measles/Mumps/Rubella) $105.00
Polio (Ipv) $70.00
Rabies Pre-Exposure Series (3 Dose Series)

Order by request

$360.00 Each
Tetanus/Diptheria Booster (Td) $60.00
Tetanus/Diptheria/Pertusis Booster (Tdap) $60.00
TwinRix (Hep A/B Combination-3 Dose Series) $100.00 Each
Typhoid Injection $100.00
Typhoid Oral (not available at this time) $100.00
Varicella (Chickenpox Vaccine) $160.00
Yellow Fever $220.00

Directions

103 Texas Ave, Bangor, ME 04401

  • Union Street
    • Take Union Street to Vermont Avenue
    • Turn onto Vermont Avenue
    • Drive 500 ft. to traffic circle
    • Take 3rd exit onto Texas Avenue
    • Turn right just before “Bangor Health and Community Services” sign
    • Follow signs and enter lobby
  • Hammond Street
    • Follow Maine Avenue to traffic circle
    • Take 1st exit onto Texas Avenue
    • Follow until 103 Texas Avenue
    • Follow signs and enter lobby

Helpful Links

US CDC Vaccines – https://www.vaccines.gov/who_and_when/travel/index.html
US Dept of State Travel – http://www.bangorpublichealth.org/travel-medicine

WIC and Immunization/Travel/STD Clinics are now open by appointment!