What are the STI test options in Allentown,PA?

In 2017, 11 people in Allentown were diagnosed with HIV. Health officials are working to reduce the HIV transmission rate through increased testing, especially of youth, MSM, and pregnant women. They are also advocating PrEP for those most at risk of becoming infected.

Chlamydia is also a problem.

In 2017, there were 1,691 cases, for a rate of 461.4, and medical professionals say young women are most at risk. If untreated, chlamydia can result in infertility. The gonorrhea rate was 116.2.

Allentown has a number of STD-testing clinics scattered across the city, so you’re sure to find a location near you. There is free STD testing available at the county level (as it’s a public clinic, there may be a long wait, increasing the likelihood that someone will see you there).

Planned Parenthood on North Ninth St tests for all STIs and treat all except HIV. Muhlenberg College’s Health Center provides screenings for chlamydia and gonorrhea. LVHN Comprehensive Health Services provides rapid HIV and HCV testing and treats HIV. They are located on Chew St.


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STD Statistics In Lehigh County, PA



STD Cases


STD Rate

per 100,000 people

STD Breakdown

Statistics reported is based on publicly available data sources such as CDC for Lehigh County, PA. Data is normalized to accurately report Lehigh County STD Breakdown.

Additional STD Test Statistics in Allentown, PA

Staff at the Center for Disease Control work with health departments around the country to collect data about STD testing, results and important demographic information about the clients. They only gather information that can be useful in determining who is at the greatest risk. All clients are protected by strict rules and regulations that prohibit any infringement on their privacy and confidentiality.

  • Gonorrhea- 99.5
  • Syphilis (all types)- 4.2
  • Chlamydia- 395.6

The statistics have remained fairly consistent with varying ups and downs. The most noticeable trend observed is that Chlamydia remains predominant with far higher rates than the others. Women have twice the numbers as men do and of men, those who join in male to male sex have the higher rates. In regard to ethnicity, Blacks, Native Americans, Alaskan Natives and Hispanics, in this order have the highest rates of infection. Those in the 20 to 24 age group rank number one in risk followed by those age 15 to 19.

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STD Testing and Sexual Health Education in Allentown, PA

It is believed that the majority of people in high risk categories have yet to get tested. The statistics only refer to those who have completed the testing process. It is believed that the rates will increase as more people realize their risk and complete the process. Poverty is an obstacle which keeps people from seeking out testing and treatment. Many are not aware of the resources that are available. They may not have the personal funding for testing fees or for medical care. Some do not understand how dangerous the situation actually is because they lack the education and are unaware of the need for safe sex practices.

STD Clinic Information in Allentown, PA

The solution to this problem lies in getting information about safe sex practices along with the risk factors for getting an STD into the hands of those who need it the most. Mandatory sex education courses in the public schools helps to reach some of these populations before they reach adulthood.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Demographics in Allentown, PA

Reducing the STD rate in Allentown is going to take a group effort. The CDC is giving us the information that we need, now it is time to use it to take action. Everyone needs to help spread the word about safe sex and ways to prevent getting an STD. If you are at any risk at all, you need to get tested. It won’t take much of your time. Ordering testing is so easy.

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When you arrive at an STI clinic, you’ll find that great measures are taken to preserve your privacy and confidentiality. You’ll be treated with respect and professionalism. You’ll be in and out very quickly and will have an intense feeling of relief. If everyone in need of testing would do this, there would no longer be a problem with STDs.

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