Flu Shots, HPV Vaccines and Immunization Services in Ottawa
Sometimes eating healthy and exercising simply isn’t enough. At Centrepointe Medical Consultants in Ottawa, we’ll help you go through the flu season without risking your health. You can depend on us for a range of vaccines and immunization services for children, teenagers, adults and seniors.
Flu shots can be administered to anyone who’s six months of age or older to prevent this common viral infection. Get your flu shot in the fall to limit your chances of falling sick later in the season.
Human papillomavirus is the most common sexually transmitted infection in Canada. HPV vaccines are given to all girls in Canadian schools, but boys have to take it on their own. The vaccine is also recommended for adults who were not previously vaccinated.
The same virus that causes chickenpox in children can cause shingles in adults. Getting immunized against it is now recommended for people over 50.
Recommended for small children and adults over 50, pneumonia vaccines can help prevent lung infection caused by the pneumococcus bacteria.
Ottawa’s Source for Immunizations and Health Advice before Traveling
Immunization recommended before travelling available at Centrepointe Medical Consultants can protect you from:
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Typhoid Fever
- Meningococcal Disease
- Traveller’s Diarrhea
- Yellow Fever
- Japanese Encephalitis