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  Contact : 03 9584 9504. In an emergency, dial 000.
Our service areas are Cheltenham, Highett, Heatherton, Mentone, Bentleigh, Moorabbin and Bayside.

Travel Medicine

Travel Vaccines and Staying Healthy Abroad

Louise Batchelor has completed further training in Travel Medicine and offers comprehensive advice in pre-trip planning. If you are planning to get away for a week or a year, you can never be too prepared.  Louise provides advice on:

-Emergency medical kits
-Travelling with chronic disease
-Travelling whilst pregnant
-Advice on malaria and other mosquito borne disease prevention
-Altitude sickness treatment and prevention
-Travelling with children
-Traveller’s diarrhoea prevention and treatment.

For more in depth information for your travel needs, see the Better Health Channel page on travel immunisations.

Booking an appointment

Travel medicine consultations are privately billed and are usually a long consultation. When you make an appointment, please inform the receptionist that the appointment is for travel medicine. This is so that a longer appointment with Dr Batchelor can be scheduled. Make an appointment here.