STD Testing Alexandria VA
STD testing in Alexandria, Virginia offered confidentially, professionally and conveniently.
Alexandria STD Testing
As a trusted STD test provider, Priority STD Testing offers professional STD testing in Alexandria, VA to build a roadmap to greater sexual health. When residents of Alexandria need STD testing services, they look to the fast and reliable tests offered by our CLIA-certified testing locations.
With Priority STD Testing, patients can get the test results they need on their own schedule. Simply select the STD tests you need and stop by one of our local testing facilities when it’s convenient for you. No appointments and no crowded waiting rooms are necessary. We have two STD testing center locations in Alexandria (3526 King St. and 6162 Fuller Ct.) with several more just a short drive away for added convenience.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recommends sexually transmitted disease testing for all sexually active individuals.1 According to the Virginia STD Surveillance Report by the Virginia Department of Health, the rate of sexually transmitted infections for chlamydia in Alexandria increased from 426.7 cases per 100,000 residents to 528.1 cases from 2015 to 2019.2 This falls almost directly in line with the sexually transmitted disease incidence rates of Virginia as a whole, which increased from 434.0 to 555.9 in that same timeframe.
As infections continue to increase across Virginia, and throughout Alexandria specifically, it is more important than ever to seek out affordable and reputable STD testing centers. The sooner you receive testing and treatment, the sooner you can regain confidence in your sexual health.
STD Incidence Rates in Alexandria VA
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*Statistics based on newly reported cases by the Virginia Health Department[2,3,4,5]
STD Testing FAQs for Alexandria Patients
What should I expect when getting tested in Alexandria, VA?
At both of our Alexandria STD testing locations, our patients can expect fast and discreet service that doesn’t jeopardize their privacy or put them in an embarrassing situation. Simply stop by at your convenience and be in and out in under a half-hour.
Can I switch STD testing sites in Alexandria?
Yes! Your lab order can be used at either Alexandria, VA, 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.
What should I do if I test positive?
If any lab test should come back positive, our care counselors are available to discuss treatment options and next steps. We also offer treatment options for some of the more common sexually transmitted infections such as chlamydia and gonorrhea that can be sent to your local Alexandira pharmacy.
For more frequently asked questions, visit our FAQs page.
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Why Choose Priority STD Testing in Alexandria VA
At Priority STD Testing, we promise to deliver fast, reliable, and confidential STD testing services for the people of Alexandria, VA. Our patients’ health and privacy are of the utmost importance, and we’ll never do anything to jeopardize trust in our testing services.
According to the Virginia Department of Health, the case rate of STDs in Alexandria, Virginia is growing exponentially, for instance, gonorrhea increased at a rate of 66.9 and syphilis at a rate of 32.6, as indicated by the state department’s annual report.[4,5] In light of this, it is imperative that sexually active persons search for providers that offer STD tests with accurate results while respecting privacy.
Priority STD Testing offers same-day STD testing to help people, like yourself, avoid the health complications that may result from contracting sexually transmitted infections. While other health centers in Alexandria, Virginia may use uncomfortable collection methods such as swabbing, we only require either a urine test or blood tests to provide an accurate diagnosis. Whether you need a chlamydia test, early HIV detection, or a comprehensive STD panel, we provide the means for you to get tested today!
STD Testing Labs in Alexandria VA
- The Center for Disease Control and Prevention.”Which STD Tests Should I Get?” June 30, 2014. https://www.cdc.gov/std/prevention/screeningreccs.htm
- Virginia Department of Health. “Virginia 2019 Chlamydia Annual Report.” 2019. https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/content/uploads/sites/10/2020/12/Virginia-2019-Chlamydia-Annual-Report.pdf
- Virginia Department of Health. “Virginia HIV Annual Surveillance Report.” 2019. https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/content/uploads/sites/10/2020/02/Annual-Report-2019.pdf
- Virginia Department of Health. “Virginia 2019 Gonorrhea Annual Report.” 2019. https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/content/uploads/sites/10/2020/12/Virginia-2019-Syphilis-Annual-Report.pdf
- Virginia Department of Health. “Virginia 2019 Syphilis Annual Report.” 2019. https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/content/uploads/sites/10/2020/12/Virginia-2019-Gonorrhea-Annual-Report.pdf