Travel Medicine & Vaccinations in Columbia, SC
AFC Urgent Care & Walk-In Clinic Provides Vaccines and Medicine for Your International Travel Needs in Columbia, SC
AFC Urgent Care Center is your one-stop urgent care medical center that carries all travel vaccines necessary to protect you, your family, employees and groups.
Medical preparation for travel is increasingly important and is as important as buying tickets or obtaining passports and visas. Not only are there more serious health risks present around the world, but there is more available for prevention and treatment. Opportunities for prevention should not be overlooked by any traveler, regardless of destination. Our travel health programs are cost-effective and convenient, providing one-stop destinations for your international travel medicine needs.
- Altitude Sickness
- Motion Sickness
People now travel more and visit more interesting destinations for business and recreation and they also now have many more options in travel vaccinations, immunizations and medications.
No matter where your patients are traveling, they should know that they could be exposed to certain organisms that could make them severely ill. As a new or even experienced international traveler they should be educated about risks for the countries they’ll be visiting. Armed with facts and the right vaccines – AFC Urgent Care Center helps travelers stay healthy during their international vacations.
Ideally, patients should schedule their appointments with AFC Urgent Care Center 4-6 weeks prior to their departure date. However, AFC Urgent Care Center will always accommodate last minute travelers.
As a one-stop travel medicine center, AFC Urgent Care Center has all travel vaccines necessary to protect patients on vacation, safari, mission trip, study abroad semester, business trip, or inter-country adoption. We can also provide prescriptions for anti-malarial and anti-diarrheal medications.
AFC Urgent Care Center offers immunizations for many types of diseases. To expedite your care, AFC Urgent Care Center has set up an on-line questionnaire for you to complete prior to your visit. Your AFC Urgent Care Center physician will then customize an immunization program for you based on the information you provide and can help you assemble a travel medical kit that will help protect you against malaria, food and water borne diarrhea illness, and motion sickness.
As a new or even experienced international traveler you should be educated about the environment you’ll be visiting. We reference the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) for the most up to date information regarding your travel needs. We will accommodate last minute travelers but recommend planning services 4-6 weeks prior to traveling.
Treatment for Non-Life Threatening Conditions Including:
- Colds & coughs
- Breaks & Sprains
- Flu & Virus
- Sore throat
- Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea
- Back pain, Joint pain, Body aches
- Headache, Migraine pain, Dizziness
- Asthma, Allergies, Breathing treatments
- Bites & Rashes
- Cuts & Burns
- Earaches or Infection
- Minor Injuries
- Ear Cleaning
- Physical exams for school, sports, work
- Urinary tract infection
- Upset stomach, Heartburn
- Skin infections
- Pediatric Illness
- Aches & Pains
- Cold Sores
- Pink eye, Minor eye injuries
- Immunizations and TB tests
Formerly AFC Doctors Express