STD Incidence Rates in Staten Island NY
According to a recent surveillance report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, New York City is the 7th most infected city in the nation when it comes to sexually transmitted disease rates. New York City cited 2,544 STD cases per 100,000 people including nearly 75,000 cases, more than 28,000 gonorrhea cases, and nearly 2,000 chlamydia cases. Though Staten Island’s rates were a bit lower than other NYC boroughs, they are still on the rise throughout the city and state. There is no better time for Staten Island residents to seek out reliable and local STD testing providers and get tested.
With Priority STD Testing, Staten Islanders can get tested today for common STDs and have results in just 24-72 hours. For your convenience, we offer ten testing facilities in Staten Island alone. To get tested, simply select the tests you need from our online catalog and drop by the testing facility nearest you. Most patients are in and out and on with their days in under 30 minutes.
STD Incidence Rates in New York
Reported new cases of HIV in New York
Reported new cases of chlamydia in New York
Reported new cases of gonorrhea in New York
Reported new cases of syphilis in New York
Reported new cases of hepatitis B in New York
Reported new cases of hepatitis C in New York
*Data collected from the 2017 CDC Surveillance Report
STD Testing FAQs for Staten Island Patients
Is a swab required for testing?
No, we do not use swabs or any other uncomfortable or invasive tactics in our collection processes. All that is needed is a simple blood and/or urine sample.
Do I need to fast before testing?
Fasting is not required prior to testing. However, if you are getting tested for chlamydia, gonorrhea, or trichomoniasis, we do ask that you refrain from urinating for at least one hour prior to testing.
For more frequently asked questions, visit our FAQs page
Why Choose Priority STD Testing in Staten Island, NY
With ten testing facilities in Staten Island (and another 4,000+ across the country) STD testing has never been more convenient. Your order is valid at any testing facility and no appointments or long waits are required. Stop by when it’s convenient for you and be on your way in no time whatsoever. You’ll have complete results in as little as 24-72 hours.
STD Testing Labs in Staten Island NY
“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.