What are the STI test options in Dix Hills,NY?
In 2017, the syphilis prevalence rate was 151 cases per 100,000 people in Suffolk County, New York. Between 2009 to 2011, there were 2,101 chlamydia cases among minors age fifteen to nineteen. However, in 2015, the HIV prevalence rate was 228 per 100,000 people.
In 2017, there were 9,675 females diagnosed with gonorrhea in Suffolk County, New York.
Suffolk County residents can seek STD testing at Hudson River Healthcare (Martin Luther King Jr Community Health Center at Wyandanch) on Straight Path. Testing may also be available at the Long Island Association for AIDS Care Incorporated on Adams Avenue.
Northwell Health (Huntington Hospital) on Pulaski Road and the Hudson River Healthcare (Health Center at Brentwood) on Brentwood Road may provide STD testing as well. STD testing may also be offered at the Long Island Gay And Lesbian Youth (Bay Shore Center) on Park Avenue.
Other locations that may offer STD testing include the Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic Incorporated (Huntington Center) on Huntington Avenue and the Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic Incorporated (WestIslip Center) Sunrise on Hwy West Islip.
Free STD testing may be available at a different location in the county, however, these locations may offer a limited number of STD tests and they may not be comprehensive. Also, some of these locations may have limited or inconvenient hours of operation and walk-services may not be available.
Other locations may not give patrons the option to schedule appointments in advance and people that test positive for an STD may not have access to medical consultation or prescriptions for medication.