Travel Clinic

Healthy and Safe International Travel 

The Denver Public Health Travel Clinic has a team of public health nurses, family practice physicians and infectious disease specialists with extensive experience in travel health.

The clinic provides a full range of pre-travel services for international travelers including vaccinations and medical consultations.

The Denver Public Health Travel Clinic does not accept health insurance and payment is due at the time of service.

Call (303) 602-3520 to schedule your travel consultation appointment. Complete your pre-travel consultation paperwork online!

A travel consultation is required for:

  • All prescription medications (Malaria, traveler's diarrhea and high altitude sickness medications).
  • Yellow Fever vaccine.
  • Review of your travel itinerary and vaccine recommendations.

Travel consultation appointments are in high demand and fill up quickly. Consider scheduling your appointment at least 8 weeks before your trip.

Please note: Travel prescriptions can  no longer be filled at any Denver Health pharmacy location. We apologize for the inconvenience and are happy to send your prescriptions to another pharmacy of your choice.

What immunizations do you offer and how much do they cost?

The Denver Public Health Immunization Clinic offers many vaccines at different costs.View our vaccine cost page for more information.

What if I get sick after I come back from my trip?

If you are ill after your trip (fever, flu-like symptoms or persistent diarrhea) we encourage you to contact your primary care provider for evaluation.

What if I just want shots and don't want a consult?

Prescription medications and Yellow Fever vaccine require a travel consult appointment. All other vaccines are available on a walk-in basis. For walk–ins: you will need to know what vaccines you need when you arrive. Recommendations for travel vaccines require a travel consultation.

If you have questions on whether you need to schedule a consultation appointment, call the clinic 303-602-3520. 

Do you give prescriptions for malaria, traveler's diarrhea or high altitude illness?

Yes. Prescriptions are provided only with a consultation appointment only.

How long before my trip should I schedule my consultation?

During our busy times consultations may be booked out 6-8 weeks in advance. We recommend to schedule your consultation as far in advance as possible. For questions, please call our clinic at 303-602-3520.

Will I get reimbursed by my health insurance for travel vaccines and the consultation?

The travel clinic does not bill health insurance plans. However, upon payment you will receive an itemized receipt that you can submit to your insurance company.

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