UPMC's Travel Health Program is part of the Center for Care of Infectious Diseases and offers adult travelers world-class preventive health care services tailored to your health status and destination. We also provide specialized care for individuals who require infectious disease evaluation after your travel.
Our providers are travel and tropical medicine infectious disease experts, and provide complete travel health care to:
We also specialize in caring for the medically complicated traveler, including:
To make an appointment with an expert at UPMC Travel Health through the UPMC Center for Care of Infectious Diseases, please call 412-647-7228. Travel health appointments are conducted virtually – by video visit – unless you live outside of the state of Pennsylvania. If you live out-of-state, you must schedule an in-person appointment due to physician licensure requirements.
UPMC Center for Care of Infectious Diseases
Falk Medical Building, 7th Floor
3601 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Services provided by UPMC’s Travel Health Program include:
Comprehensive consultations are offered by our providers before your trip, and are tailored to your underlying health status as well as your travel plans.
Our travel health experts provide the following services during your consult:
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's Travel Health program provides complete destination-specific services based on recommendations by the:
Based on your travels, our medical experts will discuss the recommended and required immunizations. These immunizations may be obtained at your local pharmacy (if available), through the Falk Pharmacy in Oakland, or at the Allegheny County Health Department.
Our board-certified infectious disease specialists also assess and treat travel-acquired illnesses.
Some of the common post-travel health issues we manage include:
Our infectious disease providers are experts in travel and tropical medicine:
There is a fee for your consultation (in addition to the cost of travel-related immunizations). These fees are not covered by medical insurance as they are considered elective. Please do not ask us to bill your insurance.
Payment for consultation is due before the service takes place. If you do not pay for your visit in advance, your appointment will be cancelled.