Athens STD Testing
According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, sexually transmitted disease incidence rates are on the rise in the Southeast. From 2014 to 2018, the state saw a 14.3 percent increase in STD rates. The 2019 surveillance report cites Georgia as the state with the fourth highest syphilis rate, the 15th highest gonorrhea rate, and the 7th highest chlamydia rate in the country.
With STD rates on the rise throughout Athens, Georgia, and the Southwest, it is more important than ever that sexually active Athens residents seek out reliable STD testing services and get tested. At Priority STD Testing, we offer fast, reputable, and convenient STD testing services throughout Georgia. For your convenience, we have a testing lab right here in Athens (1000 Hawthorne Ave Ste Q). Simply order your test online and stop in at a time that works for you.
STD Incidence Rates in Georgia
Reported new cases of HIV in Georgia
Reported new cases of chlamydia in Georgia
Reported new cases of gonorrhea in Georgia
Reported new cases of syphilis in Georgia
Reported new cases of hepatitis B in Georgia
Reported new cases of hepatitis C in Georgia
*Data collected from the 2017 CDC Surveillance Report
STD Testing FAQs for Athens Patients
Do I need to fast before getting tested?
No, fasting is not required for any tests we offer.
Do I need an appointment after ordering?
No appointment is necessary once you’ve placed your order. Simply stop in at your convenience. If you’re not able to make it in right away, don’t worry. Your order is valid for up to 90 days from the time of purchase.
For more frequently asked questions, visit our FAQs page
Why Choose Priority STD Testing in Athens, GA
At Priority STD Testing, we aim to provide Athens patients with the fastest, most reliable, and safest STD testing services on the market. You owe it to yourself to stay safe and know if you’ve contracted a sexually transmitted disease. Remember, many times STDs are asymptomatic, so the only way to know for sure if you’ve contracted one is through proper testing. To get tested today, simply order your test through our online catalog and stop by our Athens testing facility at 1000 Hawthorne Ave Ste Q (or any testing center for that matter). You’ll have complete and accurate results in as little as 24-72 hours.
STD Testing Labs in Athens GA
- “Data & Statistics.” Georgia Department of Public Health. Accessed June 8, 2021. https://dph.georgia.gov/STDs/data-statistics.
- “Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance, 2019.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, April 13, 2021. https://www.cdc.gov/nchhstp/newsroom/2021/2019-std-surveillance-report-press-release.html.