Welcome to Omaha Travel Clinic
in the Methodist Professional Building!
We are a travel medicine clinic providing comprehensive healthcare for the international traveler. Our medical director, Robert G. Penn, MD, is board certified in infectious diseases. Services are provided in a comfortable, private office setting. We help travelers protect against the infectious disease risks of international travel.
Learn what you may need at the CDC's Travelers' Health.
Schedule an appointment by calling Kim Taff, our Clinic Coordinator, at 402.934.6506, or contact her through the Contact Us form below. When you call, please be prepared to spend time with Kim completing our Traveler Information Form. If you prefer you may access it on-line and fax it to her.
Find us in the Methodist Hospital complex south of 82nd & Dodge.
Visit the website of our affiliate Infectious Diseases Associates.
Omaha Travel Clinic, PC was organized as a response to Dr. Penn's experience of managing the many infectious diseases that international travelers bring home with them to Omaha. Protecting international travelers against healthcare risk is better for all concerned, most particularly our community. Travel vaccines help protect the community against the importation and spread of disease.
News & Resources
Hospital patient again honors Dr. Penn with a Meaning of Care Award 11/20/13
Learn about another patient's experience in her honoring of Dr. Penn with a Meaning of Care Award.
Dr. Penn honored with two Meaning of Care Awards from Methodist Hospital Foundation 07/24/13
Read what patients said in honoring Dr. Penn with the Meaning of Care Award of Methodist Hospital Foundation
Learn What You May Need 11/20/12
The CDC publishes guidelines for travelers at Centers for Disease Control Guidelines for Travelers' Health . There you can find the diseases you may encounter in a particular country, as well as recommended vaccinations and preventative medicines. It contains a wealth of health information for international travelers.
Dr. Robert Penn Speaks about West Nile VIrus on WOWT 07/28/11
Watch Dr. Penn's interview on WOWT about West Nile Virus and the increasing mosquito population associated with recent flooding.
Outbreak Notice -- Update: Dengue in Tropical and Subtropical Regions 05/03/11
Outbreak Notice -- Update: Dengue in Tropical and Subtropical Regions
Yellow Fever Outbreak in Northern Uganda 01/06/11
The CDC reports the first outbreak of yellow fever in northern Uganda since the 1970's, strongly recommending vaccination for all travelers 9 months of age and older.