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STD Testing, Treatment & Vaccines in Charleston, SC

Charleston Health Center offers the following services related to the testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs):

  • STD testing, diagnosis and treatment, including:
    • chlamydia
    • genital warts
    • gonorrhea
    • herpes
    • HIV (testing and diagnosis only)
    • syphilis
    • trichomoniasis (trich)
    • Other STD testing, diagnosis and treatment services are also available. Please ask our staff for more information.
  • STD prevention, including:
    • condoms
    • female condoms
    • HPV vaccine (Gardasil)
  • STD and safer sex education

STD testing, treatment, and vaccination services are available:

Here’s what you need to know about STD testing & treatment at this health center:

For testing involving urine samples, including chlamydia and gonorrhea, do not urinate or engage in sexual intercourse for one hour before testing.

Many STD tests require a genital exam.

Counseling and confidential (private) testing for HIV are provided by trained staff who are sensitive to your needs and concerns.

Individuals ages 19 and older who have no health insurance and meet financial criteria may qualify for the Merck Vaccine Patient Assistance Program to receive the HPV vaccine (Gardasil) at no charge. Other fees may apply.

Rapid HIV testing is done with a blood sample taken from a finger stick. The results are available in approximately 20-40 minutes.

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

Some STD testing and treatment services may be covered by your insurance. If you want to use your insurance, please be sure to bring in your insurance information at the time of your visit.

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1312 Ashley River Road
Charleston, SC 29407 USA

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Fax: 843-937-6497

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Language

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

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You can privately and easily book your appointment online for select services 24/7. For the full set of services, you can call 843-628-4380 to book your appointment. Health center staff can also answer any questions you may have.

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