Same-Day STD Testing
Choose the easiest testing option: our STD tests that detect STDs with a small blood or urine sample. You can start treatment for STDs quickly with a healthcare provider referral from one of our physicians in La Mesa, California. Certain conditions can be cured with prescription medication, which can be provided by one of our La Mesa, California physicians.
We've tried to make STD testing as painless as possible with our test recommendation tool for those who aren't sure what STD tests to take. Get updated on the status of your test results whenever with one phone call to our health specialists. All of our testing locations in the area are designed to make La Mesa STD testing as convenient as possible.
Testing for STDs in 91942 is not complicated with our most sophisticated La Mesa STD testing. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises that it is necessary to test for gonorrhea and chlamydia at the same time and we have put together a panel that tests for both infections at the same time, but you can also test for the infections individually if you choose to do so. At STDcheck.com, we use the FDA-approved / cleared Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR) method to test for syphilis which is considered the "gold standard" in the industry.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Morbidity Data for La Mesa, California
The La Mesa area is included in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s annual report on the communicability of sexually transmitted diseases. If you are uncertain about your STD status, taking an STD test is the only way to learn what it is.
- California ranked second in the U.S. for HIV/AIDS cases in 2010.
- Men are 3 times more likely to contract syphilis than women.
- 14,062 HIV-positive women were living in California 2012.
- 52.6% of men found positive for Syphilis in 2011 also had HIV.
- At the end of 2010, 259 people for every 100,000 in Orange County were HIV-positive.
About a quarter of all people with STDs are unaware that they are positive. Many STDs can be gotten more than once. Don't let unsafe sex leave you with a lifelong affliction or side-effects like infertility, liver damage, or blindness-- get tested now.