Testing for STDs can be a scary and sensitive subject. At Health Testing... more
Testing for STDs can be a scary and sensitive subject. At Health Testing Centers, we make STD Testing in Belleville as discreet and convenient as possible. All test results are confidential and are not part of your medical record unless you choose to share them with your doctor. less
Health Testing Centers have been providing STD Testing in Belleville for... more
Health Testing Centers have been providing STD Testing in Belleville for 30 years. To make the decision easy and stress free as possible we offer the assurance of a Money Back Guarantee on STD tests. less
After ordering an STD test, we generate a requisition form to use at the... more
After ordering an STD test, we generate a requisition form to use at the lab. Once your requisition form is entered (usually 15-20 minutes after ordering) you can go to the lab immediately. No appointment is required. less
No physical exams or swabs are used and there is no need to remove your ... more
No physical exams or swabs are used and there is no need to remove your clothing. All STD tests are convenient blood or urine tests. The lab that you visit has all types of patients and laboratory testing being performed. We perform all forms of health testing. So emails nor credit card billing STD in them. less
You do not need an order or a prescription from your doctor. All our ord... more
You do not need an order or a prescription from your doctor. All our orders include everything you need to have the test performed. After ordering, simply bring the requisition form to a LabCorp location close to you. Present that form and they will collect the proper specimen for your tests. There is no additional payment to the LabCorp or Quest facility you visit. We receive the results and send them directly to you. less
Getting Tested at Health Testing Centers in Belleville Unlike tests performed at your family physician's office or at a state or county health clinic, STD testing done at Health Testing Centers never becomes a part of your permanent paper trail. Health Testing Centers staff includes highly trained nurses who will be glad to talk with you and review your concerns about possible STD exposure. They will also answer any questions you have about the STD testing procedure. Health Testing Center's staff members do believe it's better to be safe than sorry, so if the facts of the situation imply you could have been exposed to an STD, it will generally recommend that you get tested.
Health Testing Center's STD testing for Herpes, Gonorrhea, Syphilis, Chlamydia, Hepatitis and HIV (Aids) is done by easy and convenient blood or urine assays. In most cases, the results are ready for you within 48 hours of the time the test was performed. The results of your STD tests will be delivered to you and to you alone.
Health Testing Centers offers two convenient STD testing panels in Belleville. STD Testing Panel Level 1 tests your blood for the presence of HIV, hepatitis B, herpes simplex virus (I/II, IgG) and syphilis, while STD Testing Panel Level 2 checks your blood for residual evidence of Chlamydia gonorrhea, HIV, hepatitis B and C, herpes simplex virus (I/II, IgG) and syphilis exposure.
Results are often available in as little as one to two days. You can rest assured that your easy-to-understand test results will always be available only to you. There is no need to visit your healthcare provider or even have your test results be a part of your permanent medical file. In the event you have questions about your results, our staff will also be happy to discuss them with you.
There is absolutely no need to worry about discretion. By taking charge of your own health and ordering a confidential STD test from Health Testing Centers today, you obtain peace of mind and begin treatment, as necessary. We even offer post-testing counseling to assist you in understanding potential treatment options.
In general, the number of new STDs or infections every year grows into the 19 million range and most of these people are between the ages of 15 and 24 according to the CDC. It is therefore important to know the facts about STDs in Belleville, IL. Chlamydia is skyrocketing in Belleville, as well as statewide and throughout the country. Because of their tendency to engage in riskier behaviors, young people are particularly vulnerable to contracting Chlamydia. That does not mean, however, that older people are immune from STD's. In fact, rates of syphilis, gonorrhea and Chlamydia are rising at two to three times the normal rate among seniors aged 50 and over. Though syphilis cases are not as common as other cases in Belleville, it is still possible to become infected with the disease. Syphilis causes potentially painful sores all over the body, resembling canker sores. Herpes is another disease that plagues the Belleville. The disease is present in two forms: HSV-1 and HSV-2. When there is an outbreak of HSV-2, it is usually in the form of blisters on the genitals.
|Community STD Statistics:||Belleville|
|2011 Herpes Cases||7089|
|2011 AIDS Diagnoses||5|
|Hepatitis A, B, & C Acute Cases|
Notes: Sources including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1998 CDC Report "HIV prevention through STD testing and treatment of other sexually transmitted diseases - MMWR 47(RR-12)," National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Vital Statistics. Estimates are based on 2010 US Census data extrapolated to the population.