Women's Health Clinic

Operated by: Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington, DC, Inc.

We accept many insurance plans. If you don't have insurance, affordable coverage options may be available.

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1225 4th St. NE
Washington, DC 20002 USA

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English; Spanish; Interpretation by telephone available for other languages. Arrangements for interpretation can be made. Advance notice is requested to ensure availability at time of appointment.

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Conveniently book your appointment online. Depending on the service you're looking for, appointment times vary. Be sure to select your reason for visit first, and then select an appointment time.

To make an appointment by phone, call 202-347-8500

Hours & Holidays

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Inauguration Day
  • Easter
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve


Please note our health center hours listed above as of November 2016. In the event of inclement weather, Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington follows the recommendations of the federal government. You may also call the PPMW Inclement Weather line at 202.347.8500 x7402.

For your convenience, we have online appointment scheduling.

Hours of Operation

Day Open Close
MON 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
TUES 11:00 AM 7:00 PM
WED 11:00 AM 7:00 PM
THURS 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
FRI 9:00 AM 5:00 PM

Affordable Plans & Accepted Insurance

Most birth control and annual well-woman exams will be covered for free, with no copay. If you don't have insurance, affordable coverage options may be available for you - check out what you may qualify for. With or without insurance, you can always come to us for your health care. We cover the following insurance plans:

  • Aetna
  • Aetna - SRC An Aetna Company
  • Amerigroup
  • AmeriHealth
  • Anthem
  • BCBS - Carefirst DC BCBS
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield
  • DC Medical Assistance Program
  • Medstar - credentialing to be completed shortly
  • Trusted
  • United
  • United - Alliance PPO
  • United - MDIPA
  • United - One Net PPO
  • United - Optimum Choice

Additional Information

Appointment Information

Birth control refill pick ups are available: Birth control refill pick-ups are available during business hours with current prescription on file. Calling in advance will decrease wait time.

At this health center you can come in for appointments that do not require a medical exam. For example, birth control education and supplies; emergency contraception (morning after pill); pregnancy testing and counseling; STD testing; testing and treatment for urinary tract infections.

We do not provide childcare services. We request that you please make childcare arrangements.

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

By Metro
Red Line: Take the Red Line to the Silver Spring Metro station. Walk approximately four blocks up 2nd Avenue. Turn right on Spring Street. 1400 Spring Street is located on the right.

By Car
From Capital Beltway:
Take Exit 31B Georgia Avenue. Follow Georgia Avenue for approximately 1 mile and take a right on Spring Street. 1400 Spring Street is located 1.5 blocks on the left.

From Washington, DC:
Take 16th St to Spring Street. Turn right on Spring Street. 1400 Spring Street is located 1.5 blocks on the right

Street parking and garage parking are available. There is metered parking in front of the building on Spring Street. There is also a parking garage located at the end of 1st Avenue.

Payment Information

We accept the following forms of payment:

  • Cash
  • Major Credit/Debit Cards
  • Medicaid is accepted for most family planning services. We are contracted with many health insurance plans. You should contact your health insurance company directly to confirm that the services you are interested in are covered, and what, if any, out-of-pocket costs you are required to pay. When you make your appointment be sure to give your insurance information. Also be sure to bring your insurance card and picture ID to every appointment.

Payment is expected at time of service.

Please note: As of Oct. 15, 2014, we will no longer be offering a sliding fee scale at this location. Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington will no longer be able to provide a sliding fee scale for family planning services at our Silver Spring clinic. Payment is expected at the time of service. A 20% discount is applied if services are paid in full on day of visit.

A list of costs is below.

Abortion services: Abortion pill (medication abortion): $475 In-clinic abortion
• 4-11 weeks - $425
• 12-13 weeks - $475
• 14 weeks - $525 Sedation (IV medication): $100 Sedation - oral medication: Included in price Medication if you are Rh negative: $40-100 Post-abortion follow-up exam: Included in price

Birth control: Birth control implant: $0-820 Birth control patch (Ortho Evra): $0-35 Birth control pills: $12 per cycle Birth control shot: $120 Birth control vaginal ring (NuvaRing): $50 Condom: Free Female condom: Free Emergency contraception (morning-after pill): $28 IUD (Mirena): $0-750 IUD (ParaGard): $0-600 Birth control methods may require an office visit fee of $0-80

HIV testing: Rapid blood testing: $0-27 HIV counseling: No charge for HIV counseling

Men's health care: Checkups: $80-150 Jock itch: $80-120 Testicular and prostate cancer screening: $80 Urinary tract infection - testing and treatment: $95-150

Morning-after pill (emergency contraception): Emergency contraception (morning after pill): $28 Office visit for emergency contraception: There is no charge for office visits related to the purchase of emergency contraception

Pregnancy test: Pregnancy testing: $25

STD testing, treatments and vaccines: Condoms: Free Female condoms: Free Chlamydia testing and treatment: $0-180 Gonorrhea testing and treatment: $0-180 HIV testing (see above entry) HPV vaccine (Gardasil) for an individual injection: $0-285 Comprehensive STD testing (no symptoms): $0-100

Test includes screening for:
• Chlamydia
• Gonorrhea
For an additional fee, we provide testing for:
• Syphilis
STD office visit (with symptoms): $0-150 (tests may have additional costs) Depending on a patient's age and STI risk, patients may qualify for free chlamydia testing.

Women's health: Comprehensive (routine) gynecological exam visit: $0-200 Problem-focused gynecological visit: $0-125 Cervical cancer screening: $0-280

Insurance Information

Please see the provided list of insurance plans to find out which ones include Planned Parenthood as an in-network provider.

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

Please be sure to bring your insurance card to your visit.

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

Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington, DC

Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington DC (PPMW) has been providing high-quality, affordable healthcare to women, men, and teens in the Metropolitan Washington DC area for nearly 80 years. Our experienced and caring medical staff gives each client honest information and personal attention.