Is it OK to see my local doctor, or should I see a Travel Medicine Specialist?

December 16, 2014

Director of Globe Medical and travel medicine specialist, Dr Bob Kass gets asked if someone should see their local doctor if they are just travelling to the USA or the UK.
 
Topics discussed:

0:00 -  Why even low risk destinations are suitable for a pre-travel consultation

1.06 - Why a travel medicine specialist doesn't necessarily have to see the traveller

1.42 -  How do you know if your local doctor has an interest in travel medicine

2.30 - In what situations will a normal doctor prefer to send on a patient to a travel medicine specialist