What are the STI test options in Urbana, IL?
Illinois state health records show that STD rates in communities throughout Champaign County, including Urbana, IL, rose significantly from 2016 to 2017.
State records show that the number of newly reported syphilis cases (primary, secondary, and early latent stage) jumped by 50 percent, as the number of new cases increased from 22 reported cases in 2016 to 33 reported cases in 2017.
Gonorrhea rates in the county rose by 42 percent, as the number of newly reported cases climbed from 364 cases in 2016 to 518 cases in 2017. In addition, chlamydia rates increase by 20 percent, with the number of newly reported cases jumping from 1,423 cases in 2016 to 1704 cases in 2017.
County surveillance reports show that there were 205 newly reported cases of HIV in Champaign County in 2017 and more than 200 residents in the county were living with AIDS as of May 31, 2017.
There are several health care facilities in Urbana and nearby Champaign that may provide HIV or STD testing, such as Planned Parenthood – Champaign Health Center, McKinley Health Center, and Champaign Urbana Public Health Center. Several local physicians might also offer STD testing. Many of these practices are located on North Prospect Avenue, West University Avenue, or East Springfield Avenue.
You can also choose to drive into Springfield where you will find numerous clinics that may offer STD or HIV testing, such as First Steps Women’s Center, Sangamon County Health Department, Phoenix Center, and Illinois Health Clinics.
Some clinics may advertise free STD testing, but many of these may have inconvenient hours and only accept walk-in appointments. In addition, after test treatment like prescriptions may not be available.
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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.