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Vaccination

Navigating Through Flu Season: A Closer Look at Fluad Quad, Flucelvax Quad, and Influvac Tetra
March 25, 2024

Navigating Through Flu Season: A Closer Look at Fluad Quad, Flucelvax Quad, and Influvac Tetra

As flu season gets closer, picking the right vaccine is crucial for keeping ourselves healthy. There are three main flu vaccines you might hear about: Fluad Quad, Flucelvax Quad, and Influvac Tetra. Each one has its own way of preventing...
A Reminder About Immunisation
June 24, 2021

A Reminder About Immunisation

Whooping cough notifications rose across the Bay of Plenty last year and 2017 saw small children admitted to hospital. Toi Te Ora Public Health Service was notified of 95 people with whooping cough in the Bay of Plenty and Lakes…
ZOSTAVAX (Shingles) Vaccine
June 24, 2021

ZOSTAVAX (Shingles) Vaccine

Have you thought about the Shingles vaccination? One vaccination that people over the age of 50 should consider is Zostavax, or the shingles vaccination. Patients with shingles often suffer from extreme pain and blisters, occasionally involving eyes, ears and other…
Immunisations
June 21, 2021

Immunisations

Having your flu vaccination and other necessary immunisations is of high priority so please attend your appointment. We will be offering Flu vaccinations to our non-vulnerable patients from 28 April 2020 - please call for an appointment. Please don't put...