Travel

We are the travel clinic for the University of Minnesota. Before you travel, visit us for a personal travel consultation. Find out which vaccinations you need and what pitfalls to avoid to ensure a healthy and safe trip.

Boynton Health's East Bank Clinic

How to Schedule an Appointment

Appointments

Visit our Patient Portal.

Schedule Your Appointment

Schedule your travel consultation preferably six to eight weeks before your trip.

Yellow Fever Vaccine National Shortage

The yellow fever vaccine is not currently available at Boynton. About the yellow fever vaccine shortage.

Travel Services

Travel Consultation

What to Expect at Your Travel Consult

Our travel medicine team will discuss your health history, recommended immunizations and travel plans. You may receive initial vaccinations and need to schedule your follow up appointments for subsequent vaccines.

Travel Documents

Get What You Need to Travel

You will receive immunization documentation and safety resources specific to where you are going. A certificate of good health or a physical exam are not provided at this visit.

  • Necessary vaccinations
  • International Certificate of Vaccination
  • Comprehensive customized traveler report
Travel Questions

Call us with your travel questions at 612-626-5521

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Call our Nurse Line at 612-625-7900 if you do not know what type of clinic you need. Calls answered 24/7.

Questions

What should I bring to my appointment?

Bring a list of all the countries you are visiting and transit locations, and any record of past vaccinations.

What can I expect at my first visit?

You should allow approximately 45 minutes for your pre-travel consultation by our specialists trained in Travel Medicine. Allow an additional 30 minutes with the nurse for vaccines. During the visit we will discuss:

  • A customized itinerary specific to your trip
  • Vaccines and precautions specific to your trip
  • Vaccination certificates (may be required by the Customs Office of the country)
  • Latest health bulletins and warnings specific to your trip
  • Travel products

Be aware that a physical exam or certificate of good health is not provided at this visit. See your primary care provider for this.

Who can go to Boynton Travel?

We are open to patients ages 12 and older. Check with your insurance regarding coverage.

Can I get yellow fever vaccine at Boynton

The yellow fever vaccine is not currently available at Boynton. About the yellow fever vaccine shortage.

How much will my visit cost?

It depends on your health insurance and whether you pay the Student Services Fee.

A co-payment at the time of your visit may apply. Any remaining costs for your care may be billed to you at a later time. Amounts vary by insurance plan. Consult your insurance card, or contact your health insurance provider for details.

With some exceptions, students who pay the Student Services Fee receive most services at Boynton at reduced cost. See details about the Student Services Fee.

Still have questions?

Contact us at or 612-626-5521.

Cost/Billing

Questions about costs?