Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)

At Women's Care of Mid Cities, we offer comprehensive services for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Our skilled team provides confidential testing and accurate diagnoses to ensure you receive the best possible care. We develop effective treatment plans tailored to your needs and offer education on safe sex practices to help prevent STIs. Whether you need routine testing or treatment for an existing infection, we are here to support your sexual health and well-being.

(STIs) Q & A

Many STIs can be asymptomatic, but common symptoms include unusual discharge, burning during urination, itching, and sores or rashes. It’s important to get tested regularly, even if you don’t have symptoms.

The frequency of STI testing depends on your sexual activity and risk factors. Generally, it’s recommended to get tested at least once a year or more frequently if you have multiple partners or engage in unprotected sex.

Yes, all STI tests at Women’s Care of Mid Cities are confidential. Your privacy and confidentiality are our top priorities, and we ensure your information is protected.

If you test positive for an STI, our team will work with you to develop a treatment plan tailored to your needs. We’ll provide you with the necessary medications and support to manage and treat the infection effectively.

Some STIs, like bacterial infections (e.g., chlamydia and gonorrhea), can be cured with antibiotics. Others, like viral infections (e.g., herpes and HIV), can’t be cured but can be managed with medication. Early detection and treatment are crucial for managing any STI effectively.