Dr Jack A T Edmonds MB BS FRCGP

Private General Practitioner

Your Health in Our Hands

120 Harley Street
London
W1G 7JW

Phone: 020 7935 5050
Fax: 020 7935 3888
Email: enquiry@drjackedmonds.co.uk

Vaccinations and Immunisations

Pile of books with Vaccination title
  • Flu vaccinations, available from October to February each year. Early booking is recommended because in 2005/06 manufacturers could not keep up with public demand.
  • Full range of vaccines available:
    • MMR and HiB (as per protocols)
    • Tetanus/Diptheria/Polio (boosters required every 10 years)
    • Typhoid (boosters required every 3 years)
    • Pneumococal Vaccine
    • Meningitis (ACWY and Type C vaccines as indicated). For travellers at risk of contracting Meningitis (mostly for destinations in sub-Sahara Africa) the usual vaccination is ACWY Vax.   Recently published guidelines indicate that boosters are now required every two years not five as per previous protocols.   If you are in doubt about your risk please contact the practice.
    • Hepatitis A (Course of 2 injections provides 25 years immunity)
    • Hepatitis B (course of 3 injections provides as least 10 years immunity)
    • Rabies Vaccine (course of 3 injections over 3 weeks providing up to 5 years protection)
    • Yellow Fever MUST BE ADMINSTERED 10 DAYS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE (Dr Edmonds practice is a registered Yellow Fever Centre
    • Japanese Encephalitis (2 vaccines by special order)
    • Shingles - Zostavax for adults aged 55 and above a single dose (by special order).   Coming soon SHINGRIX (with better protection against shingles) (by special order)
    • Tick-Borne Encephalitis vaccine  (by special order)
  • Latest advice on Malaria prophylaxis (oral medication) is routinely provided.It is always advisable to speak to Dr Edmonds before coming for vaccinations as some vaccines have to be ordered specially in advance and may not be in stock.
  • Please contact the Practice for current vaccine prices.
  • PLEASE NOTE  ALL TRAVEL VACCINATIONS ARE BEST GIVEN TWO WEEKS PRIOR TO TRAVEL

 

Practice News

Flu Vaccine 2018

2018/19 FLU VACCINATION Programme is now under way.  Please note the "over 65" age group are being advised to have the trivalent…

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