Find an STD Testing Location in Tyler, Texas
At-Home STD Testing
Testing for STDs at home is safe, convenient, and private. Performed regularly, it can help you stay healthy and avoid unknowingly transmitting STDs.
You have many options for at-home STD testing. The best at-home STD tests are FDA approved and evaluated for safety and accuracy with fast result turnaround times and support from health care professionals.
At-home STD testing kits should include instructions for collection and test registration, along with materials such as containers and swabs to collect and send your sample to the lab. Most at-home STD tests offer results in about five days through a secure online patient portal.
Community STD Testing Centers in Tyler, Texas
Community-based STD testing organizations generate awareness and foster social change while providing access to testing and treatment.
If you’re concerned about visiting your regular doctor or can’t afford the cost of private testing, a community testing center may be able to help. While community testing centers may charge a fee for STD testing, it’s common to find free or low-cost testing from these resources:
Texas Department of State Health Services
Texas DSHS’ Public Health Region 4/5N HIV/STD program serves 35 counties in northeast Texas and is available to the general public. You have access to a variety of services, including anonymous and confidential HIV testing, STD testing, HIV/STD/Hepatitis prevention education and counseling, medication assistance program, referrals to medical providers, and partner notification services. The clinic assures you receive proper treatments should you test positive and has Spanish-speaking staff available if needed.
2521 West Front Street Tyler, Texas 75702, 903-595-3585
Special Health Resources for Texas Incorporated
Special Health Resources’ Tyler Care Clinic Midtown provides infectious disease management, testing, and treatment. You can get free HIV, hepatitis C, and syphilis testing; low-cost chlamydia, gonorrhea, and herpes testing; PrEP services; and HPV and hepatitis A/B vaccinations. The clinic takes private insurance and Medicaid and offers a sliding fee scale if you qualify. You must schedule an appointment during clinic hours, which are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The clinic is open on Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
1300 Clinic Drive Tyler, Texas 75701, 903-597-7558
Planned Parenthood’s Tyler Health Center
Planned Parenthood’s Tyler Health Center offers STD services by appointment or on a walk-in basis on Mondays from noon to 7 p.m., Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. You can request HIV and syphilis testing as well as herpes, gonorrhea, and syphilis testing and treatment. You can also get male/female condoms and PrEP/PEP services. STD services may be covered by your insurance, or you may qualify for a sliding fee scale if you’re uninsured.
601 Turtle Creek Drive Tyler, TX 75701, 903-581-8277
Wellness Pointe’s Kilgore Clinic
Wellness Pointe’s Kilgore Clinic, about 25 miles from Tyler, offers chlamydia, gonorrhea, hepatitis B, and syphilis testing, and hepatitis A and B vaccinations. There’s a fee for service, but you can use insurance, Medicare, or Medicaid, and the clinic offers a sliding fee scale if you’re uninsured. You must schedule an appointment to be seen, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
1711 South Henderson Boulevard, Suite 400 Kilgore, Texas 75662, 903-758-2610
Crossroads Family Care
Crossroads Family Care’s Palestine Clinic, about 46 miles from Tyler, requires you to make an appointment to receive STD services. It charges a fee for services but accepts private insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid for payment. You may also qualify for a sliding fee scale if you don’t have insurance. STD services include HPV vaccines and chlamydia, hepatitis B and C, gonorrhea, herpes, and syphilis testing. You can visit the Palestine clinic on Mondays through Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Fridays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
4002 TX-256 Loop Palestine, TX 75801, 903-729-3015