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Those who think they may have an STD sometimes delay testing because they fear the results. Others resist STD testing because they are embarrassed to talk about the subject with their doctor. At AFC Urgent Care South Philly, anyone who needs testing for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) or sexually transmitted infections (STIs) can expect a judgment-free environment at our clinic. Our state-of-the-art urgent care center is open seven days a week and offers complete confidentiality to anyone who needs testing to maintain their sexual health. Your privacy is our top concern, and we can provide quick, accurate testing with the utmost discretion. We can give you the answers at our walk-in clinic you are looking for, provide you a copy of your results, and send the results of the test to your regular doctor upon request.
Putting off STD testing may seem like you are putting off any other test or screening, like checking your blood pressure or iron levels in your blood. Don’t fall into a false sense of security if you still feel “fine." Many STD infections do not show symptoms in their early stages when they can be treated the easiest. Early detection only increases the chances of successful treatment. It will also reduce your medical bills and your recovery time. The first step to protecting your health and the health of your partner is an STD Test at AFC Urgent Care South Philly.
Many times, an STD or STI infection occurs but neither person is aware that someone is infected in the first place. Anyone sexually active is at risk for infection, even if you follow safe sex guidelines with your partners. Sexually transmitted diseases and sexually transmitted infections can affect anyone regardless of race, age, sexual orientation, or gender. STD testing also protects the public health of your community as it is commonly believed STD infections are underreported.
Receive STI Testing or STD Testing today if you believe you have been exposed or share some risk factors. You can control your sexual health with quick, accurate test results and receive peace of mind. Regular STD testing is just like regular inspections of your house or car. They catch problems early before they become significant, expensive issues. Regular testing helps keep you physically healthy. To be tested for an STD or STI, we only need a blood sample or urine sample, depending on what you are being tested for at our clinic. We can conduct both blood tests and urine tests at our medical clinic. You do not need an appointment to receive an STD Test or meet with one of our board-certified doctors at AFC Urgent Care South Philly.
Most major health insurances are accepted at AFC Urgent Care Centers. Our insurance page has the most up to date list of insurance carriers we accept. Is your insurance not listed? Call our friendly staff today at our health center and we will research what options are available. For those who are uninsured, we do have affordable self-pay rates. We do accept cash payments if you wish for further discretion and confidentiality.
If you test positive for an STD or STI in South Philadelphia, we can often provide treatment for it.
Note: This chart is for informational purposes. Please note that by law we must report all positive HIV testing results to the local Health Department.
STD testing is completely confidential. We will not release any medical information unless authorized by you or by authorities. For further confidentiality, patients have the option of paying in cash and not using insurance or a credit card.
Please call ahead to see if we can accommodate you.
The turnaround time depends on the specific test you are receiving. If it takes several days for results, we will discuss your preferred way of communication for the results.
That depends on what we’re ultimately testing for. Some tests include swabs of the genitals or mouth, while others require urine or blood tests.