STD Testing Charlotte, NC
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Charlotte, NC STD Testing
At Priority STD Testing, we aim to give our patients the most confidential, trusted, and fastest STD testing services available. We are committed to being respectful toward our patients through every step of the process.
We understand that one’s sexual health is a sensitive topic and comes with a high expectation of confidentiality to which we adhere. Our patients are never singled out for any reason at any one of our facilities. We don’t make unsolicited phone calls or send anything in the mail that mentions our name or references the services we provide.
Getting Tested in Charlotte
Our tests are FDA-approved and administered in CLIA certified laboratories by trained professionals. We strive to give our patients nothing but conclusive and comprehensive results.
And just because our processes are thorough and comprehensive doesn’t mean they are slow. Swift and non-invasive, our lab tests take only a few minutes and patients are typically in and out of our facilities in under a half hour. Samples are sent via rush order to our labs and results are compiled and delivered in as little as one business day.
In terms of finding an STD testing option in Charlotte, you won’t find a more convenient option than one of our neighborhood testing centers. Simply order your test online and stop by the location most convenient to you during normal business hours.
Why Should Charlotte Residents Get Tested?
According to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services and STI Surveillance Reports produced by the CDC, Mecklenburg County boasts a much higher rate of STI and STD cases across the board than state and national averages. Most recently, new chlamydia cases in Mecklenburg County stood at 819.9 compared to the North Carolina average of 612.2 and national average of 528.8. Even more shocking, primary/secondary syphilis cases in Mecklenburg County as well as HIV infection cases were measured at a rate more than double the state and national average. With statistics like these on the rise in Mecklenburg County, we cannot stress enough the importance of getting proper STD testing when appropriate.
How Much Will It Cost?
The cost of testing 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 Charlotte Can I Get Tested?
We have more than 4,000 testing sites across the country, including three in Charlotte and dozens more throughout North Carolina. 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 Charlotte testing centers, we go out of our way to create a comfortable environment for our patients. You won’t have to wait in long lines or get stuck in overcrowded waiting rooms. We don’t use invasive or inaccurate testing procedures. And we’ll never do anything to jeopardize your trust in our services. Our goal is to keep your tests and results completely confidential and off of your permanent medical record which is why we will never report anything to your healthcare provider. Free STD testing services cannot offer the same level of discretion, speed, or accuracy, which is what sets our service apart from the rest.
For many Charlotteans, 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 in the Charlotte area. We produce comprehensive and accurate results and you simply won’t find a better option in all of North Carolina.
We understand that this can be a lot to comprehend all at once. We also know that every Charlotte resident’s situation is different and it would be impossible to cover everything in just a few paragraphs. When it comes to your sexual health and personal well-being, it’s perfectly fine to ask questions. 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.
STD Incidence Rates in North Carolina
Reported new cases of HIV in North Carolina
Reported new cases of chlamydia in North Carolina
Reported new cases of gonorrhea in North Carolina
Reported new cases of syphilis in North Carolina
Reported new cases of hepatitis B in North Carolina
Reported new cases of hepatitis C in North Carolina
*Data collected from the 2017 CDC Surveillance Report
Our Testing is:
- FDA Approved
- HIPAA Compliant
Give us a call or place your order online using our safe and secure online scheduling platform. Don’t worry if you require more help and support. Our care counselors are easily reached.
With more than 4,000 local testing facilities nationally, you’re sure to find a location that’s convenient for you. Our collection facilities are private, and no other patients will ever know the purpose for your visit.
Test results are processed in just 24-72 hours. You can gain access to your lab results online by using a secure patient login, or by calling one of our care counselors. Treatment options are offered additionally.
Why Choose Priority STD Testing in Charlotte, NC
Same Day Testing
Your time is invaluable, and we don’t wish to squander it. That’s why we provide same day testing to our patients. The process is easy, convenient and quick. In fact, most patients are in and out of the testing location in less than thirty minutes. Unlike other testing services, we will never fax or mail your lab order to the collection facility, so you can get tested instantly after placing the order– no waiting required.
We pledge to honor your privacy all throughout this process. At no point will we reach out to you directly without your consent and we take each and every available measure to make sure that your online information stays obtainable to you and only you via a safe and secure login. All services offered by Priority STD Testing are HIPAA compliant which means that, by law, access to your private health information is yours alone.
When you’re needing a test, you are entitled to sensitivity and privacy on the part of the testing facility and its personnel. We understand that going to a clinic or health department can be, on some levels, an awkward experience. We do not want to make the screening process embarrassing or uneasy for you in any way. At our private collection facilities, no one will know the reason for your visit and you won’t be singled out for any reason.
Fast and Accurate Results
You should not have to spend weeks waiting for your results to be processed. With Priority STD Testing, you’ll have your results in as little as 24-72 hours after your visit. Our processes are all FDA approved and also carried out in CLIA certified labs, so you can be confident that your results are conclusive. We strive for nothing less than 100% accuracy when it comes to our testing process. As soon as your results are compiled, you can access your information quickly (and securely) online 24/7.
For patients who test positive for gonorrhea, chlamydia or trichomoniasis, our care counselors are readily available to review treatment options. We’ll work with you to set up a phone consult with a doctor as well as obtain the medications you need sent to your preferred pharmacy. In many cases, medications are available the very same day.
It is very important to understand which tests are right for your circumstance. In a lot of cases, just a few are administered at your local public clinic or doctor’s office. Priority STD Testing provides a variety of testing options for several diseases including, but not limited to, HIV, oral herpes (HSV1), genital herpes (HSV2), chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, hepatitis B, hepatitis C and trichomoniasis. Care counselors are standing by and happy to help should you have any questions regarding the various testing options.
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
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