Under 18 GP Appointments
We now offer GP appointments for children aged between 1 and 18 via our remote video service (UK wide) and face to face appointments at selected centres. Please note that these appointments cannot be booked online so please call 0330 822 3072 for more information or to book. Lines are open Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am to 5pm. We may record and monitor our calls. Available from £49.
To book or to make an enquiry, call us on 0343 253 8381∧
If you haven’t been immunised with the MMR vaccine, you should have it before you travel. These diseases are still common in other areas of the world where immunisation levels aren’t so high. You may be at risk if you travel abroad and aren’t immunised.
It can be worthwhile getting the MMR vaccine as an adult if you’re not already immune to measles, mumps and rubella. You won’t be immune if you’ve never had these diseases nor had vaccines for them. Getting the vaccine will help to protect you and others. For more information, see our section on how to get the MMR vaccine.
Yes. So long as you’ve had both doses of the MMR vaccine, this should protect you for life. You won’t need to have any further booster vaccines. For more information, see our section on how the MMR vaccine works.
Children usually have the MMR booster when they’re around three years and four months old. If your child missed it at this age, you can ask for them to have it when they’re older. If you’re having the MMR vaccine as an older child or adult, there must be at least a month between doses. For more information, see our section on how to get the MMR vaccine.
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