Top
20
Doctor insights on: Std Clinic Dublin

Share
1

1
Are there any health clinics that check for STDs free?

Are there any health clinics that check for STDs free?

Yes: Check for available resources in your city. Their community health centers and free clinics that offer such services for poor people. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Robert Killian
788 doctors shared insights

Std (Definition)

This is a disease which can be transmitted from one person to another person through sexually related activities. This does not limit these activities to heterosexual intercourse, but encompasses all modalities of human-to-human sexual activity. It does not include illnesses that may make an individual more susceptible to a condition because of a sexual ...Read more


2

2
How long does it take the clinic to inform you of a bad STD result?

How long does it take the clinic to inform you of a bad STD result?

Usually under a week: There's no hard and fast rule; each clinic is different. And some lab tests take longer than others. But for most of the standard STD tests (gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, HIV), I would expect results within 5 work days, sometimes sooner. Why not call your clinic and ask directly? Good luck -- I hope your results are negative! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
Is there a confidential STD testing clinic that doesn't have to report positives?

Is there a confidential STD testing clinic that doesn't have to report positives?

No: State laws require that any facility, lab, or physician that gets a positive report of certain stds report it to the state department of health. Not doing so would be a criminal offense. Std results are not reported to any individual person or organization though so they only people that would know are you, your doctor, the lab, your insurance (if used), & possibly the state health department. ...Read more

4

4
If a clinic doesn't call back with STD results but you have an appointment does that mean that you are clean...?

If a clinic doesn't call back with STD results but you have an appointment does that mean that you are clean...?

No: Most places do not give results of stds over the telephone. Your appt was set up so your results can be given. If you are worried try to move up your appt. ...Read more

5

5
Would a clinic like Planned Parenthood , give you Std results , right after you take the test or would there be a wait ?

Here are some...: The availability of services in Planned Parenthood may widely vary among different locations reflecting demographic pattern, geographic accessibility, and financial feasibility. So, just pick up a phone & dial to local Planned Parenthood to inquire with specifics and relevance of your concerns. Best wish to health & happiness. ...Read more

6

6
I got infected with an STD from my partner and we both went to the local clinic and got tested. Weeks later it came back, am i still infected?

I got infected with an STD from my partner and we both went to the local clinic and got tested. Weeks later it came back, am i still infected?

STD: Both of u were tested. Were both of u treated? Did u both complete treatment? See doc again for culture & sensitivity to make sure std was not resistant to antibiotic. Make sure partner completed treatment as well. No sex until both of u are cured. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
How might i go about finding a clinic that will test for std's?

Planned parenthood : Go to a planned parenthood clinic they do all sorts of testing and can provide lots of support in the process. ...Read more

8

8
If the clinic says I have a STD will they give me a perscription to get antibiotics or what?

Yes they should: If you have an std, most std clinics will arrange for you to get the medication. You may need to purchase the meds (they may not be free) but are relatively cheap. ...Read more

10

10
Are health educators allowed to draw blood at free STD clinics?

Are health educators allowed to draw blood at free STD clinics?

Probably not: A health educator is likely not trained/qualified to draw blood. This is an invasive procedure that is usually done by trained phlebotomists, nurses, or other medical professionals. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
12

12
Do you know any free clinics I can go to get confidential std, HIV testing?

Do you know any free clinics I can go to get confidential std, HIV testing?

Health Department: Contact your local county health department. Most offer cheap- to free- confidential std testing as a public health measure. You can find the number online or in the local directory. Call first as you may need an appoitment. ...Read more

14

14
I do not have sex, I'm virgin so I don't think it is an STD lesion. I'm too embarrassed to go to a clinic. *this is a followup on my previous question?

I do not have sex, I'm virgin so I don't think it is an STD lesion. I'm too embarrassed to go to a clinic. *this is a followup on my previous question?

Question: We are not able to link your past question with your current question. Not enough info in present question to venture a guess. Take care. ...Read more

15

15
How accurate or reliable are on campus health clinics when it comes to blood test for stds?

How accurate or reliable are on campus health clinics when it comes to blood test for stds?

Reliable: Most health campuses have qualified practitioners on site to evaluate students. If they obtained specimen and sent it off, odds are they sent it to one of the few national labs to run the tests. This would be accurate. If unsure then, seek a second opinion. ...Read more

16

16
What can I do if my friend has warts on his penis, is there anyway he can kill them other than the STD clinic?

Practice Safe Sex: Please see a dermatologist for further evaluation and treatment options. The most important preventative measure is to practice safe sex. ...Read more

19

19
Do I go to a health clinic to get tested for genital warts, stds?

Good place to start: It depends upon the capability and resources available at any given health department. At the least, the health department should be able to know where you can go to receive treatment so they would be an excellent resource for information regarding your question. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
20

20
Went to a clinic and they took my blood for STD testing. What STDs are they screening for?

Went to a clinic and they took my blood for STD testing. What STDs are they screening for?

Ask clinic: It would be best to ask this directly of the clinic. They may have a specific std panel that they draw. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
1,399 doctors shared insights

Sexually Transmitted Infections (Definition)

Sexually transmitted infections can be viral, bacterial or caused by protozoa. They are ...Read more


Dr. Heidi Fowler
1,582 doctors shared insights

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Definition)

A sexually transmitted disease is an infection which is ...Read more