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Birth Control in Durham, NC

Birth control is a safe way to prevent pregnancy and treat certain health problems. There are many types of birth control. We can help you find the best method for you.

Birth Control Methods Offered Birth Control Offered

Please note that pricing may vary depending on your insurance coverage. Contact our health center for more information. Not sure which method is best? Learn More.

Education & Lifestyle

  • fertility-awareness-method Emergency contraception pills
  • fertility-awareness-method Fertility Awareness Methods (FAMs)

Low Maintenance

  • implant Birth control implant
  • IUD-mirena IUD

Used on a Schedule

  • patch Birth control patch
  • ring Birth control ring (NuvaRing)
  • shot Birth control shot

Used every time

  • condom Condoms
  • diaphragm Diaphragm

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Plan Your Visit

Learn how to prepare for your visit in order to get the birth control that’s best for you.

By appointment only

During all business hours

Additional information regarding availability:

We have a limited number of same-day appointments: Tues 2-7/ Wed 11-4/ Thu 2-7 / Fri 11-4 / Sat 9-1. It is recommended that you call to reserve a slot.

At Planned Parenthood, we're birth control experts. We'll help you determine the birth control method that is right for you, we can send it to you each month!

Also available in our Chapel Hill office are permanent birth control options: non-surgical essure for women and no-scalpel vasectomy for men.

Get More Information on No-Scalpel Vasectomy service

Birth control refills are available during business hours Tuesday- Saturday.

Birth Control Details

We offer generic pills, written prescriptions as well as Nuva Ring, Depo Shot and prescription only for the Patch.

We also offer IUD and implant insertions. Please be aware of the following:

* Do not have unprotected intercourse 2 weeks prior to your insertion appointment. 
* Please have had a meal with protein before coming to the clinic. 
* Take ibuprofen or some other pain reliever before coming to your appointment.

Payment Information

Payment is expected at time of service unless other arrangements have been made.


Insurance information

Some services may be covered by your insurance. If you want to use your insurance, please be sure to have your insurance information at the time of your visit.

You may fill out an application for a Medicaid Family Planning Waiver (MFPW) at our health center. To establish coverage takes 4-7 weeks, so it advisable to apply before you need it. With the exception of Medicaid for Pregnant Women and Medicaid when Medicare is the primary, Medicaid is accepted. accepted.

If you are uninsured, you may be eligible to receive financial assistance for your procedure. You can confidentially find out if you qualify by calling us at (919) 286-2872.

If you are eligible for financial assistance you may be asked to bring documentation with you to the health center.

105 Newsom Street, Ste. 101
Durham, NC 27704 USA

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HOURS

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Day
Hours
Monday
9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday
9 am - 3 pm
Wednesday
10 am - 5 pm
Thursday
12 pm - 7 pm
Friday
Closed
Saturday
9 am - 2 pm
Sunday
Closed

Appointments

You can privately and easily book your appointment online for select services 24/7. For the full set of services, you can call 919-286-2872 to book your appointment. Health center staff can also answer any questions you may have.

You can fill your birth control prescriptions at our health center instead of the pharmacy. Please allow 48 hours for birth control refills to be processed. Thank you!

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