Los Altos is a city in Santa Clara County, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area. According to recent, county-wide data, the rate of chlamydia is 363.9, gonorrhea is 100.9, syphilis is 7.0, and HIV is 184.9 cases for every 100,000 people.
Some sexually transmitted infections are on the upswing in Santa Clara County, according to the county.
The Department of Public Health for Santa Clara County offers services and programs for prospective patients. The county does clinical evaluation and treatment for STDs, Pre-Exposure and Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Programs, and Partner Counseling & Referral Services.
They also offer a Positive Connections Program that provides planning and coordination for newly diagnosed HIV patients.
There is a Planned Parenthood clinic nearby in Mountain View on San Antonio Rd. Also in Mountain View is the MayView Community Health Center on Miramonte Ave, an urgent care clinic on East El Camino Real, and the Rice Medical Group clinic on Hospital Dr.
Some locations in Palo Alto include the MayView Community Health Center on Grant Ave and the Stanford University Medical Center on Quarry Rd.
Sunnyvale also has a few clinics such as the Instant Urgent Care clinic on West El Camino Real, Stanford Teen and Young Adult Clinic on Fremont Ave, and MayView Community Health Center clinic on Morse Ave.
While some clinics may offer free STD testing, other clinics may only offer certain tests for free. Clinics may also vary in hours of operation and results may not be immediately available.