A travel clinic provides information about the diseases that you may acquire while travelling. It equips you with all the knowledge required to protect yourself from various diseases and the measures to be undertaken in case you fall ill during your journey.
Mumbai not only a city that gives the advantage of world class healthcare services at a fraction of cost, it is also known as one of the most vibrant and safe cities. Mumbai is well connected to all major cities in the world. Home to global multinationals, the city already has many foreign nationals working here. The city in general and staff at Kokilaben Hospital are culturally sensitised to the needs international visitors.
There are various diseases that might affect your health while travelling. Some of these are motion sickness, jet lag, traveller’s diarrhoea, heatstroke, altitude-related illnesses, malaria (especially during travel to Africa, South America and the Far East) and yellow fever (Africa, South America).
The ideal time would be 4-6 weeks prior to your trip, as vaccines and medicines need to be taken well in advance. However, even if you plan a trip on short notice, you should still visit the travel clinic as you can still benefit from the vaccines and medicines.
We can provide you with disease information specific to your place of visit in India. We can advise you on medicines and vaccines that you need to take in case you missed them earlier. You can also consult us for any other illness.
Consultant at KokilabenDhirubhaiAmbani Hospital & Medical Research Institute, who has been especially trained in travel medicine at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK.