Neisseria meningitides can cause a devastating type of bacterial meningitis, called meningococcal meningitis. Those most at risk for this infection are college students residing on campus, military recruits, individuals without a functional spleen, individuals with complement deficiencies and travelers to endemic areas. There are several different vaccines available, which can help protect an individual from this infection. At Infectious Disease Physicians, P.A., we can advise you on whether you would be a candidate for the meningococcal vaccine.
The medical professionals at Infectious Disease Physicians, P.A. offer meningococcal vaccines, along with other recommended vaccinations for adults.