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Below is a listing of the types of injections we perform in our offices.

Allergy Injections
A physician must be in the office at the time of the injection. The patient is required to wait in the office 20-30 minutes following the injection to check for any adverse reactions.
Given only after being prescribed by physician. Typically administered monthly.
Chicken Pox (Varicella)
Given to patients with no history of chicken pox vaccine. It is administered in a two dose series. Pregnancy should be avoided during this period.
Depo Provera

Type of birth control given every three (3) months.

Note: Patient may need to bring medication with them depending on their health insurance coverage.
Flu Vaccine
Given starting the first week in October through flu season. It is recommended for patients over the age of 65, anyone with chronic illness, or anyone with high-risk exposure.
Hepatitis A
Usually given prior to travel.
Hepatitis B
Given in a series of three doses to patients who have a high risk of exposure (usually job related).
Hepatitis C
No vaccine available at this time.
Recommended for 11-26 year old girls/women. Given in a series of 3 doses.
Herpes Zoster (Shingles vaccine)
Usually given once if you are over the age of 60.
MMR (Measles)
Typically given to students without proof of previous injection.
Pneumonia (Pneumovax or Prevnar13)
Usually given once to anyone over the age of 65 or to anyone with chronic illness.
Polio (IPOL)
Typically given prior to travel.
School Vaccines
Proof of previous (childhood) immunizations.
TB Skin Test/PPD
Given yearly to anyone at risk of exposure. Usually required for health care workers, teachers, and students. Some patients are required to have a second test 1-3 weeks later.
Given only after being prescribed by a physician. Frequency is determined by physician.
Booster every ten (10) years
Travel Vaccines
Will depend on destination and previous immunizations.
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