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Southwest Health Center of Lakewood, CO

Women's Health Clinic

About This Health Center

Operated by: Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains, Inc.

Care No Matter What

Planned Parenthood is one of the nation’s leading providers of high-quality, affordable health care, and the nation’s largest provider of sex education. With or without insurance, you can always come to us for your health care.

Language & Interpreters

English; Spanish; Interpretation by telephone available for other languages.

Please let us know if you need an interpreter when scheduling your appointment.

Services Offered

Our expert care providers offer care in the following services. Learn more about what services are offered, what to expect, and pricing.

Hours & Walk-Ins

Health Center Hours

Retrieving hours...

Day Hours
Mon 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tues 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Wed 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Thurs 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Fri 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sat 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sun Closed

Please note that we'll be closed on these holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

Walk-in Information

If you need emergency contraception (AKA the morning after pill), you can walk in anytime we’re open.

Most services at this health center are available on a walk-in basis.

Not all services are available every day - please check for more information by clicking on the specific Service listed above or call to make an appointment. Services are available on a walk-in basis and by appointment every day but Friday and every other Saturday.

More About This Health Center

We also take your calls 7 days a week!

Please inform us when you make your appointment if you require an interpreter or other assistance during your visit.


You can privately and easily book your appointment online for select services 24/7. For the full set of services, you can call 303-988-3821 to book your appointment. Health center staff can also answer any questions you may have.

Book Appointment Call 303-988-3821

Insurance & Payments

We accept many private and public insurance plans. If you don't see your insurance listed, please call us at 303-988-3821.

With or without insurance, you can always come to us for your health care. Everyone deserves affordable health care.

I don’t have insurance or Medicaid

If you’re worried about cost, talk to us about how you can get health care that fits your budget.

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Payment Information

You can always come to us for care. We have affordable payment options.

I have insurance or Medicaid

We take the following insurance:

  • Aetna
  • Allsavers
  • Ameriben
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Child Health Plan Plus
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Colorado Access
  • Colorado Choice Health Plans
  • Coventry
  • Denver Health Choice
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente (only certain services and locations)
  • New Health Ventures (Colorado Access)
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans (RMHP)
  • San Luis Valley HMO
  • Tricare
  • United
  • United Healthcare

Payment Options

Most health insurance plans now cover prescription birth control, annual wellness exams, and HIV and STD screenings with no copay, and many other services with some copay required. Contact your health insurance company directly to confirm that the services you need are covered and what, if any, out of pocket costs you are required to pay.

Additional Payment information

Payment is expected at time of service. We accept:

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Major Credit/Debit Cards
  • Money Orders
  • If you are using insurance, you must bring your insurance card and photo ID.

If you plan to pay for your visit with a credit card that’s not your own, you must bring a letter from the cardholder with you.

The Colorado Women's Wellness Connection provides free breast and cervical cancer screenings, including pelvic exams, Pap tests, breast exams and mammograms. If you are a woman age 40-64 please ask to see if you qualify for some services to be covered by this program!

If you do not have health insurance, read about health insurance options to find out how to get more affordable coverage and what to consider when choosing a plan.


Additional Information

More Appointment Information

You can fill your birth control prescriptions at our health center instead of the pharmacy. during all open hours.

Only infants and toddlers in a car seat or stroller are allowed in the exam room. Please make arrangements for childcare for any other children.

You can come to us for services that don’t require a medical exam. For example, birth control education and supplies; emergency contraception (AKA the morning after pill); pregnancy testing and counseling; STD testing, and testing and treatments for urinary tract infections.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment to check in and complete paperwork.

To get to our health center: From Wadsworth Blvd., turn east onto Arkansas. Our building is on the right. The entrance is on the west side. Parking is available on the west side or, if that lot is full, on the east side of the building.

Specialty Services

You may be able to get your birth control pills mailed to you. Ask the health center staff for more information.

Pills by Mail is available at this health center — a service that delivers birth control pills to your home each month. Ask the health center staff for more information.

Planned Parenthood health centers are operated by regional Planned Parenthood affiliate organizations.

Learn more about our services.