Whetstone Medical Centre

44 Whetstone Lane, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 2TF

Telephone: 0151 647 9613

The practice is currently closed. Please call NHS 111 for any non-emergencies.

Enhanced Access Appointments are released daily at 12pm and are subject to availability                       If you no longer need your appointment, please contact reception to cancel it

Travel Vaccinations

Whetstone Medical Centre offers a limited travel advice and vaccination service. We are only able to provide travel vaccinations that are provided free on the NHS.

Vaccines available on the NHS include: diptheria, tetanus, polio, typhoid, hepatitis A & cholera.

To establish if you need any of these vaccines for travel, a travel questionnaire will need completing and handing in at reception as soon as you’ve booked your holiday to allow enough time for your form to be processed and an appointment arranged.

Private vaccines not available on the NHS include: hepatitis B, Japanese E, meningitis ACWY, rabies, tick born encephalitis, tuberculosis and yellow fever.

To receive any of the above private vaccines, you will need to contact the Liverpool School of Medicine Well Travelled Clinic on 0151 705 3223 or via email on: info@lstmed.ac.uk

You may also wish to to use a local private clinic such as the one based at Claughton Medical Centre:

Claughton Medical Centre
The Paxton Building
161 Park Road North
Birkenhead
Merseyside
CH41 0DD

Telephone: 0151 652 1688

Email: patient@intervationaltravelclinics.co.uk

All travel vaccines need to be given 2 weeks prior to travel to be effective.

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Tuesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Wednesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Thursday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Friday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED
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