Getting immunised protects you, your family and your community. It also helps protect future generations by eradicating diseases.
The National Immunisation Program is one of the biggest public health programs in Australia. Many infectious diseases are rare or eradicated now as a result of our immunisation programs, but new infectious diseases are appearing around the world.
Our practice nurses are able to give a wide range of immunisations and vaccines.
It’s really important to get a flu shot if you:
The Surgery at Jerra is also able to administer a wide range of vaccinations needed before overseas travel. Please ensure you see your GP at least a month prior to departure to discuss your medical needs.
Dr David Yates (Principal Doctor) graduated from the University of NSW and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP). During postgraduate work in the UK, David attained a Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology from the Royal College of O&G in London as well as a Diploma in Child Health from the Royal College of Physicians in Glasgow.
David spent 13 years working in his own practice in Tumut in southern rural NSW, then a short term in Queanbeyan, prior to opening TSAJ.
Dr Yates is married with five children, including the recent addition of twin girls. He is a devout Brumbies fan and loves cricket. He’s also into mountain and road biking.