Travel Medicine Clinic

Personalized medical services to prepare you for your travels.

Examinations for travel typically refer to medical assessments or tests that individuals may need to undergo before traveling to certain destinations.

The specific examinations and tests required can vary depending on factors such as the destination country, the traveler’s health, and the nature of the trip. 

The goal is to ensure that travelers are in good health and to address any specific health concerns related to their destination.

Types of Travel Exams We Perform:

Below are just some of the common types of travel examinations we perform at our travel clinic in Jersey City:

  • Pre-Travel Health Checkups – Some travelers may opt for general health checkups before embarking on a trip, especially if they have underlying health conditions. This is a proactive step to ensure they are fit for travel.

  • Specialized Medical Examinations – Adventure travelers engaging in activities such as scuba diving, high-altitude trekking, or extreme sports may need specialized medical evaluations to ensure they are physically prepared for these activities.

  • Travel Insurance Medical Examinations – Some travel insurance policies may require applicants to undergo a medical examination, especially if they have pre-existing medical conditions, to determine coverage and premiums.

Call us or use our online appointment scheduler to book your Travel Exam with one of our certified physicians.

Our team of medical providers are committed to your health no matter where you may travel.

Make an appointment today and let’s discuss how we can help you!

Travel Safety and Compliance

Taking the guess work out of travel medicine.

It’s crucial for travelers to research and understand the specific health and medical requirements for their destination well in advance of their trip.

Consulting with a travel medicine clinic like NJ Primary Care or a medical provider experienced in travel medicine can help ensure that you receive the necessary examinations and vaccinations to travel safely and comply with the entry requirements of your chosen destination.

Travel Vaccines & Tests Offered:

Here are just some of the vaccines and tests we perform.

  • Vaccinations – Many countries require travelers to receive specific vaccinations or show proof of immunization before entering. Examples include vaccines for hepatitis A and B, yellow fever, typhoid and others depending on the destination.

  • COVID-19 Testing – Travelers to certain countries may be required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test before departure or upon arrival. 

  • Malaria Prophylaxis – Travelers to regions where malaria is prevalent may need to take malaria prophylaxis medication before and during their trip.

It is always advisable to consult with a travel medicine specialist for personalized guidance based on your specific travel plans and health status. To book a Travel Medical Exam with one of our certified doctors, call 201 241-3769 or use our online scheduler.

Getting Started is Easy!
  • Schedule an Appointment

    Begin by booking your visit using our online appointment scheduler or by calling our office directly and requesting a time time that works best for you.

  • Get Ready for Your Visit

    Once your appointment is confirmed, you will receive instructions including the items to bring with you on the day of your travel medicine examination.

  • Receive a Quality Travel Exam

    One of our doctors will perform the necessary examinations and vaccinations to travel safely and comply with the entry requirements of your chosen destination.

    Our Medical Team

    Our doctors and staff are here to help you achieve optimal health.

    Our dedicated team of healthcare professionals strives to foster a welcoming and patient-centered environment, where everyone feels valued, respected, and heard. We emphasize preventative medicine, and aim to empower individuals to take control of their health by providing education, guidance, and support.

    Our goal is to be a trusted primary care provider that promotes lifelong health and wellness for you and your family.

    Travel Medicine
    Questions & Answers
    Is a travel medical exam required for all international trips?

    No, it depends on your destination and individual health factors. Some countries may require specific vaccinations or health checks. Check with your destination’s embassy or consulate for requirements.

    How long does a travel medical exam take?

    The duration can vary but typically takes between 30 minutes to an hour.

    What should I bring to my travel medical exam appointment?
    Bring your passport, any required travel documents, a list of your medical history, current medications, and any allergies you have.
    Is a travel medical exam covered by insurance?

    Most insurance plans do cover travel medicine services, but it is always advisable to check with our office or your carrier first. For those without insurance, we offer affordable cash plans. The cost varies depending on the provider and the extent of the examination.

    Are there specific vaccinations required for international travel?

    Some destinations have mandatory vaccinations. In addition to your own research of your destination’s health requirements, at the time of your visit, we will also give you recommendations.

    I have pre-existing medical conditions. Will they affect my ability to travel?

    Not usually. At the time of your visit, you should discuss your medical conditions with the doctor, who can advise you on managing them during travel and provide necessary documentation if required.

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        200 Hudson Street, Suite 145
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