What are the STI test options in Boynton Beach,FL?
As part of the Miami metropolitan area, Boynton Beach shares that city’s STD problems, though its rates are lower than some of the surrounding cities.
In 2017, there were 8218 people living with HIV or AIDS in Palm Beach County. 866 of them were in Boynton Beach. 2699 were in West Palm Beach, in contrast. Palm Beach County’s HIV prevalence rate in 2015 was 639 per 100K people, a bit above Florida’s rate.
Palm Beach County’s 2017 chlamydia rate was lower than the Florida rate, at 417.3 per 100K people, but that’s still high enough to cause concern. The gonorrhea and infectious syphilis rates were 97.7 and 7.8, also under the Florida rates.
There are a few STD-testing clinics in Boynton Beach, and more options in the surrounding areas. At least one faith-based clinic provides free STD testing for HIV only. Express Walk-In Medical Center on Quantum Blvd screens for STDs, as does Xpress Urgent Care on Gateway Blvd.
MD Now Urgent Care provides confidential STD and HIV testing. You can find them on Congress Ave.