Shingles vaccination

Shingles

A common, painful skin disease is available on the NHS to certain people in their 70s.  More information about this condition can be found here.

There can be confusion as to who is eligible for a shingles vaccination.  You can now use this handy tool. Simply input your date of birth to check your eligibility.  Click here to use this tool*.

*Note: if you experience problems using this tool it could be a browser issue in which case please download the pdf file to your own machine and use from there.

Eligible? next step..

If you are eligible for the vaccination and you shouldn’t have the shingles vaccine due to an existing condition (see link below) then please contact reception on 01790 728111 to book an appointment.  This type of appointment is not available for booking using our online booking facility.

Useful links

What is shingles

Is there anyone who should not have the shingles vaccination?

Shingles vaccine FAQ’s