Dr. Bob's been here!


Now merged with the Riverside Travel Medicine Clinic

See the doctor who's been there!

Do's & Dont's of Tropical Travel
Précautions générales

Food & Water Precautions
Nourriture & breuvages

Le malaria

High Altitude Travel


Traveller's Diarrhea
Diarrhée des voyageurs

Jet Lag
Décalage horaire

Overseas medical assistance

Robert J. Birnbaum, MD, CCFP, FCFP
#411-1919 Riverside Drive
Ottawa Ontario
K1H 1A2

Tel: (613) 733-5553

by appointment only

Get travel medicine advice before you travel to developing countries from the doctor who has been there! Personalized advice appropriate to your particular itinerary and style of travel.

Travel medicine advice and related vaccine costs are not a benefit of provincial health insurance plans. First visit for an individual is $60 and $100 for two people. Group and family rates offered.

Email robertbirnbaum@sympatico.ca or call (613) 733-5553 for an appointment. When emailing, please be sure to leave a telephone number where you can be reached.

Other travel medicine websites:
Public Health Agency of Canada
International Society of Travel Medicine
Shoreland Travel Health
Centers for Disease Control

Information on this website is general and should not replace a visit to a travel doctor. The Broadview Travel Medicine Clinic strongly recommends that you seek medical travel advice that is specific both to your planned trip and your medical condition. It takes no responsibility for any damages or injury whatsoever arising out of use of this website.The Broadview Travel Medicine Clinic does not maintain, is not responsible for the content of, and does not endorse any of the websites linked to this site.

R.J. Birnbaum, MD, CCFP, FCFP