What are the STI test options in Cedar Park,TX?
Cedar Park, one of the major suburbs of Austin, TX, is experiencing an increase in some sexually transmitted diseases. In Austin County, gonorrhea cases increased from a rate of 50.6 per 100,000 residents in 2016 to 22 new cases and a rate of 73.9 per 100,000 in 2017.
Austin County has the 4th highest number of STD cases reported in Texas in 2017, with 7,544 cases of chlamydia, 2,833 cases of gonorrhea, and 264 cases of syphilis cases diagnosed. Despite this, chlamydia cases declined from 94 new cases in 2016 to 71 cases in 2017.
The Austin Public Health Department provides essential STD testing and counseling services to people living with HIV/AIDS and STDs through several programs as an initiative to help prevent further spreading.
One of these programs includes the Red Ribbon program, a free STD testing service offered by trained counselors who can also provide future testing recommendations and general sexual health advice. However, appointments have to be scheduled in advance by phone, and the available time slots may not be convenient. Austin’s Public Health Department also offers a mobile testing clinic, but dates and times may not be consistent.
Moreover, there are several STD testing clinics around Cedar Park that offer both testing and treatment services, including Cedar Park Clinic on Discovery Blvd, North Austin Health Center on Research Blvd, and the Round Rock Public Health Center.
Some clinics might offer free STD testing, but you may need to meet welfare or income eligibility requirements.
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- Please contact the individual public clinic to confirm pricing. Test pricing at public clinics many times depend on income and welfare eligibility.