STD Testing Near Me In San Jose, CA
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STD Testing in San Jose, California
At Priority STD Testing, it’s our mission to respect our patients’ time, trust, and privacy when it comes to receiving STD testing services in and around San Jose. We never want to do anything to compromise your confidence in our services.
In dealing with a patient’s sexual health, we owe it to them to maintain their right to privacy and display nothing less than 100% professionalism. This is exactly what you’ll find at our San Jose testing facilities. At our facilities, our patients are never singled out or put in potentially embarrassing or uncomfortable settings. Furthermore, we’ll never reach out to you over the phone or via email without your prior consent and we won’t send you anything in the mail that lists our name or references the services we provide. You can be confident that your visit will remain strictly professional and private.
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Getting Tested in San Jose
All tests that we offer are approved by the FDA and administered in CLIA certified laboratories by trained professionals. So we can say confidently that we produce nothing less than conclusive results for our patients.
However, that doesn’t imply that our process is slow. Quite the contrary actually. Our testing processes for sexually transmitted diseases are quick and non-invasive and most patients are in and out of our testing facilities in less than a half hour. Once collected, a patient’s sample is sent via rush order to one of our labs for processing and results are compiled and sent back in as little as one business day.
In terms of finding an STD testing option in San Jose, you won’t find a better option than one of our convenient testing centers. Simply order your test online and stop by the location most convenient to you during normal business hours.
Why Should San Jose Residents Get Tested?
A recent study reveals that sexually transmitted diseases are on the rise in California and in Santa Clara County specifically. Since 2010, rates of gonorrhea and syphilis have nearly quadrupled. Most recently, the state of California ranked third in the country for syphilis cases (6.5 per 100,000) and 17th for chlamydial infections (487.5 per 100,000) according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention2. In 2018, California reported 25,344 cases of syphilis and 79,397 cases of gonorrhea–both more than 200 percent higher than ten years prior according to the California Department of Public Health1. With statistics like these, we cannot stress to San Jose residents enough the importance of practicing safe sex and getting the proper tests when necessary.
How Much Will It Cost?
The cost of testing for sexually transmitted diseases depends on the type and/or number of tests you’re wishing to have conducted. Our individual tests (chlamydia, gonorrhea, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, herpes I/II, HIV 1 and 2, syphilis, and trichomoniasis) run between $49 and $109 each. We also offer a twin panel test for chlamydia and gonorrhea which costs $129 (a savings of $49) as well as an all-in-one ten-panel test which costs $198 (a savings of $405). For a complete list of test options, visit our “Tests & Pricing” page.
Where in San Jose Can I Get Tested?
We have more than 4,000 testing sites across the country, including ten in San Jose alone and dozens more just a short drive away. Our facilities are open from 6:00 am to 6:30 pm on weekdays from 7:00 am to noon on Saturday. To find the lab closest to you, visit our “Find A Lab” page and enter your five-digit zip code. If you have any questions, our care counselors are standing by to assist.
We Are Better Than A “Free Clinic”
At each one of our San Jose area testing facilities, we take every available step to give our patients a comfortable and stress-free setting. You won’t find any long lines or overcrowded waiting rooms here. Our procedures are non-invasive and take only a few minutes. And we’ll never do anything that would cause you to lose trust in our services. We aim to keep your tests and results completely confidential and away from your permanent medical record (we never report anything to your healthcare provider). Testing facilities like free clinics cannot provide the same level of privacy, speed, or accuracy as one of our facilities.
For many residents, there’s just not enough time in the day to get everything done. Unfortunately, STD testing is one of the many tasks we’re just “too busy” to take care of. For this reason, we aim to provide the quickest and most convenient testing services for sexually transmitted diseases in the San Jose area. We produce comprehensive and accurate results and you simply won’t find a better option in all of California.
We know this can be a lot to take on. We also understand that every resident’s situation is different. It would be near impossible to cover everyone’s bases in just a few short sentences, so it’s perfectly fine to ask questions when it comes to sexually transmitted diseases, your sexual health and personal well-being. For this reason, our care counselors are available by phone or online chat should you have any questions or concerns or just want someone to help guide you in the right direction.
- “Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance 2017.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, n.d. https://www.cdc.gov/std/stats17/2017-STD-Surveillance-Report_CDC-clearance-9.10.18.pdf.
- Sexually Transmitted Diseases Data. Accessed March 16, 2021. https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/STD-Data.aspx.
- “AtlasPlus | NCHHSTP | CDC”, n.d. Accessed March 17, 2021. https://www.cdc.gov/nchhstp/atlas/index.htm.
STD Incidence Rates in California
Reported new cases of HIV in California
Reported new cases of chlamydia in California
Reported new cases of gonorrhea in California
Reported new cases of syphilis in California
Reported new cases of hepatitis B in California
Reported new cases of hepatitis C in California
**Data collected from the 2017 CDC Surveillance Report
Our Testing is:
- FDA Approved
- HIPAA Compliant
Order safely and confidently with our protected online platform. Care counselors are available to help and answer any inquiries you may have about the ordering process.
No need to clear your whole day to stop by a screening center. In fact, most of the time, our patients are in, out and on their way in less than a half hour the same day you purchase your test.
Results are quickly available by phone or online any time using an unique and secure login portal. Nothing will be mailed to your home and absolutely nothing will be reported to your healthcare provider.
Why Choose Priority STD Testing?
Same Day Testing
You won’t be required to open your itinerary for us. At Priority STD Testing, we provide same day testing and the whole process, start to finish, is fast and convenient. The testing procedure only takes a few minutes, and patients are typically in and out of the facility in less than a half hour. And your personal and private information stays protected and confidential throughout the whole process.
We recognize the demand for privacy when it comes to your sexual wellness. Our service is HIPAA compliant, and absolutely nothing will be mailed to your home or disclosed to your doctor. We will never call you directly without having prior consent, and your privacy is respected every single step of the way. Our business name or anything pertaining to STD testing will never appear on your bank or credit billing statements after your test has been purchased.
When you’re needing a test, you are entitled to sensitivity and privacy on the part of the screening center and its personnel. We know that going to a clinic or health department can be, on some levels, an uncomfortable experience. We don’t want to make the testing process humiliating or uncomfortable for you in any way. At our private collection facilities, no one will know the reason for your visit and you will not be singled out for any reason.
Fast and Accurate Results
It’s our mission to provide our patients with 100% accurate test results for sexually transmitted diseases in a prompt fashion. In most cases, patients will obtain their test results just 24-72 hours after visiting one of our facilities. Our FDA-approved testing processes are carried out in CLIA certified labs, so you can be sure that every precaution is being taken to ensure accuracy. Once compiled, your records are easily (and securely) available online 24 hours a day. And if you have any kind of questions throughout the process, our care counselors are here for you.
Our care counselors are readily available to review treatment alternatives for patients testing positive for gonorrhea, chlamydia or trichomoniasis. We’ll work with you to organize a phone consult with one of our physicians to authorize the correct treatment. Office visits are not required. Appropriate medications are available, in most cases, the very same day and can be picked up at your neighborhood pharmacy.
Unlike numerous physician’s offices or public medical clinics, we provide a variety of tests for the most prevalent STDs, including HIV rapid testing. Understanding which tests are right for you throughout this process is extremely crucial. Available tests consist of oral herpes (HSV1), genital herpes (HSV2), chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, trichomoniasis and HIV test options among others. And our care counselors are standing by to address any kind of concerns you may have.
Can I switch STD testing sites?
Yes! Your lab order can be used at either Alexandria testing center, or at any Priority STD Testing center throughout Virginia. If you need to get tested in a different state after you’ve already placed an order, simply contact a care counselor.
How do I get my test results?
Your test results are accessible through a secure login unique to your order, updated 24 hours a day including partial results. Once your final results are available, you’ll be notified by email discreetly. Test results are expedited as a rush order and typically process just 24-72 hours after visiting the collection facility. If you have questions about your results or require a treatment consult, our care counselors are just a phone call away. Nothing will ever be sent to your home or healthcare provider to respect your privacy.
Are my results confidential?
Our process is 100% confidential and HIPAA compliant. Your lab order and results will never be disclosed to your healthcare provider or personal doctor. All personally identifiable information is kept secure and encrypted while ordering your test and getting your results online or by phone. We are in compliance with all state and federal regulations governing the reporting of positive test results to ensure you are not contacted in the event of a reactive test.
Do you offer treatment?
We offer treatment options for patients who test positive for chlamydia, gonorrhea, or trichomoniasis. If you receive a positive result, simply call and speak with a care counselor to schedule a phone consult with a physician. Medication can be called into your local pharmacy, and no office visit is needed. We are partnered with physicians at PWNHealth so treatment can be prescribed if appropriate in all states. You must have a positive result before treatment can be authorized. The physician consult fee is $65.
Our Tests are FDA Approved and Performed in CLIA Certified Labs
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis C
- Herpes 1
- Herpes 2
- HIV 1 Ab
- HIV 1 Ag
- HIV 2 Ab
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