What are the STI test options in Sherman, TX?
Since 2009, Sherman City and Grayson County, has generally experienced significant growth in STD cases reported each year.
In 2009, the number of Chlamydia incidences recorded in Grayson County stood at 287 at a rate of 239 per 100,000 cases. The number had increased by 203 cases in 8 years to 490 incidences in 2016 at a rate of 382.1 per 100,000 cases.
Gonorrhea cases have also increased from 71 incidences in 2009 at a rate of 59.1 per 100,000 cases to 185 incidences in 2016 at a rate of 144.3 per 100,000 cases.
Moreover, the total number of Syphilis cases recorded each year in Grayson County increased from 7 in 2009 at a rate of 5.8 per 100,000 cases to 9 cases in 2016 at a rate of 7 per 100,000 cases.
In 2016, 7 people were diagnosed with HIV infections in Grayson County at a rate of 5.3 per 100,000 cases.
The Grayson County Health Department provides support services, STD and HIV testing, prevention programs and initiatives, and capacity building services to curb the growth of STDs.
There are several clinics and centers in Sherman, TX where you can get STD testing and treatment services such as Grayson County Health Department located in Walnut St, Sherman, Callie Clinic in Baker Road, and AIDS Resource Center located on Sunset Blvd.
Planned Parenthood-Plano Health Center located on Central Expy Ste 601 also serves Sherman residents.
Some clinics provide free STD testing services, but you may have to pay for doctor consultation. Additionally, test results may also take more than a week.
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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.