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Vaccination

Vaccination

Vaccinations in North Haven, CT

From the common cold to protection during your travel overseas, Beyond Urgent Care in North Haven offers a variety of vaccinations. Our clinic in North Haven accepts walk-ins and provides wait-free protection against illnesses and diseases to which you may be exposed

Our caring physicians provide top-quality treatment and are ready to answer any questions about the vaccines.

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What to Know about Vaccinations

What is a Vaccination?

A vaccination is an injection conducted in order to weaken or kill malicious organisms in your body and produce immunity against these viruses and diseases. Vaccines are the safest defence against diseases and can help those around you to stay free of sickness during the flu season.

Preventing the spread of a disease can help:

*Babies who cannot have vaccinations
*Unvaccinated children & adults
*The Elderly
*Those with weakened immune systems from other illnesses
*Pregnant women
*Those allergic to vaccinations

When Is the Best Time to Get a Vaccination?

There is no point in waiting on vaccinations. The longer you wait is the more vulnerable your immune system is to the North Haven are. Immunization is the best way to stay healthy. Without vaccines, preventable diseases will return as proven by research. Diseases are easily brought into the U.S. through travel and we want to protect you from the simple diseases to the more serious ones.

What Types of Vaccinations Do You Offer in North Haven, CT?

We offer vaccinations for adolescents, elderly, routine and travel.

Vaccinations for Adolescents

Preteens and Teens will begin to need vaccinations because childhood vaccines will eventually weaken with time.
Adolescents will need vaccinations throughout schooling and it is needed for college. Most incoming college students in Connecticut are required to have vaccinations for measles, mumps and Rubella (MMR) and the Varicella vaccine (Chickenpox). These are provided by our North Haven location.

Here is a complete list of all the required vaccinations:

*TD (Tetanus Diphtheria)
*Meningitis (Meningococcal)
*HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
*TDAP (Whooping Cough)
*FLU (Influenza)
*MMR (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella)
*Chickenpox (Varicella)
*Pneumonia (Pneumococcal)
*Hepatitis A (HEP A)
*Hepatitis B (HEP B)

Vaccinations for the Elderly

As seniors 65 years and older age, their immune system weakens, leading to higher risk for diseases. The most common diseases for senior citizens are shingles and the seasonal flu.

Here is a list of vaccinations that can be provided for 65 and over:

*Flu (Influenza)
*Shingles (Herpes Zoster)
*Pneumonia (Pneumococcal)
*TD (Tetanus Diphtheria)
*TDAP (Whooping Cough)
*Hepatitis A (HEP A)
*Hepatitis B (HEP B)
*MMR (Measles, Mumps and Rubella)

Routine

Immunization is the best defense against against diseases. The vaccinations we administer are recommended to every person in the United States. Some are recommended for adults are either annually or once every ten years. The vaccines will be given depending on your age, health and health history. Our North Haven location can recommend what is best for you.

Here is a list of routinely vaccines:

*Hepatitis A (HEP A)
*Hepatitis B (HEP B)
*TD (Tetanus Diphtheria)
*TDAP (Whooping Cough)
*Flu (Influenza)
*HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
*Shingles (Herpes Zoster)
*Pneumonia (pneumococcal)
*Meningitis (Meningococcal)

Travel

Contracting a preventable disease can ruin a perfectly good trip overseas. Depending on your destination, immunization recommendations will vary. Be sure to consult one of our physicians to see what is best for you.

Here is a list of the vaccinations that can be offered for travel:

* Yellow Fever
*Meningitis (Meningococcal)
*Japanese Encephalitis
*Typhoid
*Rabies
*Polio
*Hepatitis A (HEP A)
*Hepatitis B (HEP B)
*Hepatitis A/ Hepatitis B Combination

 

Beyond Urgent Care – North Haven, is part of the larger Beyond Urgent Care network. A network of professional Urgent Care clinics run by board-certified physicians. Our goal is to give the highest quality care to our patients while providing affordable services.