Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) operates a visitor hotline 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Call for tourist information or assistance in the case of accidents and emergencies including novel coronavirus(COVID-19). Support is available in English, Chinese, Korean and Japanese.
Recombinant shingles vaccine is the preferred vaccine for the prevention of shingles. This vaccine is recommended for adults 50 years and older without serious immune problems. It is given as a two-dose series, two months apart. A sore arm with moderate pain is very common, affecting about 80% of vaccinated people. Redness and swelling can also happen at the site of the injection. For more information please follow this link: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/hcp/vis/vis-statements/shingles-recombinant.pdf
In an effort to prevent community transmission of respiratory illness (COVID-19), we are launching American Clinic Online services to our established patients.Consultations with physicians will be performed on VSee (a telemedicine platform used by NASA). Medicine will be sent to your home or office without physically visiting our clinic. Please register with the following link and connect to our reception desk for more information. Certain restrictions may apply.
Our clinic is not a designated medical facility for class II infections. We cannot test for the Corona virus. Please do not walk-in if you are symptomatic as this will pose a risk to others and may spread infection. Please call our office if you have questions.
WHO’s standard recommendations for the general public to reduce exposure to and transmission of a range of illnesses are as follows, which include hand and respiratory hygiene, and safe food practices:
American Clinic Tokyo is an appointment based clinic. We ask for your cooperation in placing an appointment in advance. This will help us secure sufficient time for each patient and maintain the highest standards of privacy and infection control.
Please read ourFAQsection for details before proceeding to place an appointment. We do not consult or handle time-sensitive matters over email. Emails lacking the information above cannot be answered. Thank you in advance for your kind understanding and cooperation.