FLU/OTHER VACCINES/CLINICS

We advertise Flu Clinic times in the Teviot Valley Bulletin

You may be eligible for a free vaccine if you have any of the following:

  • Aged 65 years or older
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chronic Respiratory Disease
  • Chronic Renal Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • Pregnancy
  • Other conditions may apply - Please ask the Practice Nurse.

We strongly recommend vaccination for all patients with these conditions. Please contact us if you need help with transport.

If you are not eligible for a free vaccine, there is a cost.
Please contact us if you have any questions.

HPV - FREE FOR BOYS

The Human Papillomavirus Vaccine is now free for males aged 9-26 years.

This immunisation helps protect against a number of viruses that can cause several cancers in both men and women, and is most effective when given early.

The Public Health Service covers the school-based immunistaions only they cannot offer this vaccine to boys over 12 years.

This is available through the Medical Centre free of charge.

12-14 year old's receive 2 doses and 15 years and older receive 3 doses.

For more information, please give our Practice Nurse a call on 03 446 8200.