Vaccination

  • Children’s vaccinations against 11 infectious diseases, which if transmitted can have serious consequences (based on the Estonian national immunization schedule). These diseases are tuberculosis, viral hepatitis B, rotavirus infection, diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio, haemophilus infection, measles, mumps and rubella. Vaccination against especially dangerous diseases begins in infancy.
  • Re-vaccination of adults against tetanus and diphtheria. These vaccines are free of charge. Diphtheria and tetanus vaccines are recommended to be repeated every 10 years in adulthood. Vaccination is also permitted during breastfeeding.
  • Vaccination of children and adults against other infectious diseases, such as the pneumococcal infection, tick-borne encephalitis, flu, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, human papilloma virus infection, meningococcal infection, chicken pox and others. Is subject to a fee. More information can be obtained from a family doctor or a family nurse.