I. STD Directory in Wilmington, NC

Showing 5 Testing Locations in Wilmington
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CVS MinuteClinic

free / low cost
4600 Oleander Dr
Wilmington, NC 28403
(866) 389-2727

Website
  • Hours of Operation
  • Monday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Tuesday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Wednesday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Thursday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Friday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Saturday, 9:00am To 5:30pm
  • Sunday, 9:00am To 4:30pm
  • Fee Information
  • Fee
  • Insurance Accepted
  • Low Cost
  • Medicaid Accepted
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Services Provided
  • Chlamydia Test
  • Conventional Blood HIV Test
  • Gonorrhea Test
  • HPV Vaccine
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine
  • Hepatitis B Test
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine
  • Hepatitis C Test
  • Syphilis Test
  • Appointment Required?
  • No
CVS MinuteClinic

free / low cost
6901 Market St
Wilmington, NC 28411
(866) 389-2727

Website
  • Hours of Operation
  • Monday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Tuesday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Wednesday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Thursday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Friday, 8:30am To 7:30pm
  • Saturday, 9:00am To 5:30pm
  • Sunday, 9:00am To 4:30pm
  • Fee Information
  • Fee
  • Insurance Accepted
  • Low Cost
  • Medicaid Accepted
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Services Provided
  • Chlamydia Test
  • Conventional Blood HIV Test
  • Gonorrhea Test
  • HPV Vaccine
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine
  • Hepatitis B Test
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine
  • Hepatitis C Test
  • Syphilis Test
  • Appointment Required?
  • No
New Hanover County Health Department

free / low cost
2029 S 17th St
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 798-6500

Website
  • Hours of Operation
  • Monday,7:45am To 4:30pm
  • Tuesday,7:45am To 6:30pm
  • Wednesday,7:45am To 4:30pm
  • Thursday,7:45am To 4:30pm
  • Friday,7:45am To 4:30pm
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  • Fee
  • Free HIV Testing
  • Free STD Testing
  • Insurance Accepted
  • Low Cost
  • Medicaid Accepted
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Sliding Scale
  • Services Provided
  • Chlamydia Test
  • Conventional Blood HIV Test
  • Gonorrhea Test
  • HPV Vaccine
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine
  • Hepatitis B Test
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine
  • Hepatitis C Test
  • Herpes Test
  • Syphilis Test
  • Appointment Required?
  • No
Partners In Caring

free / low cost
1209 Market St
Suite B
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 399-6384

Website
  • Hours of Operation
  • Monday,8:00am To 5:00pm
  • Tuesday,8:00am To 5:00pm
  • Wednesday,8:00am To 5:00pm
  • Thursday,8:00am To 5:00pm
  • Friday,8:00am To 5:00pm
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  • Fee Information
  • Donations Accepted
  • Free HIV Testing
  • Free Hepatitis C Testing
  • Free STD Testing
  • Low Cost
  • No Fee
  • Services Provided
  • Conventional Blood HIV Test
  • Hepatitis C Test
  • Rapid Blood HIV Test
  • Syphilis Test
  • Appointment Required?
  • No
Planned Parenthood South Atlantic

Wilmington Health Center

free / low cost
1925 Tradd Ct
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 762-5566
[email protected]
Website
  • Hours of Operation
  • Tuesday,1:00pm To 7:00pm
  • Wednesday,9:00am To 1:00pm
  • Thursday,1:00pm To 7:00pm
  • Friday,9:00am To 1:00pm
  • Saturday,9:00am To 1:00pm
  • Monday: -: - -:
  • Sunday: -: - -:
  • Fee Information
  • Fee
  • Insurance Accepted
  • Low Cost
  • Medicaid Accepted
  • Services Provided
  • Chlamydia Test
  • Gonorrhea Test
  • HPV Vaccine
  • Herpes Test
  • Rapid Blood HIV Test
  • Syphilis Test
  • Appointment Required?
  • Yes

Wilmington, NC, is in New Hanover County. The New Hanover County Health Department tracks cases of reportable disease by month for each year. In 2019, chlamydia, gonorrhea, and nongonococcal urethritis were the diseases with the highest number of noted cases among reportable diseases. Data from 2018 and 2019 indicates that all three diseases had a lower year-over-year reporting rate.

Chlamydia

According to data from the CDC, North Carolina as a whole ranked 6th in the nation for rates of chlamydia in 2018. While many other states had more total cases, North Carolina had a high number of cases per capita. In 2018, there were 1,216 reported cases of chlamydia in New Hanover County alone. That averages out to a rate of 523.5 per 100,000 persons. According to the CDC, New Hanover County reporting rates for chlamydia are around average when compared with the rates disclosed by other counties in the state. CDC data for North Carolina indicates that people age 15 to 24 account for the highest number of reports for this STD.

Chlamydia Rates in All Age Groups in North Carolina, 2018

Gonorrhea

As a state, North Carolina ranks slightly lower when it comes to rates of disclosed cases of gonorrhea. It’s number nine on the CDC’s list for 2018, with around 230 cases per 100,000 people. When compared with the average reporting rates for counties throughout the state, New Hanover County actually has a low rate of gonorrhea. As with chlamydia, gonorrhea is more likely to be indicated in younger people, with the highest rates showing up in people aged 20 to 29. In 2018, New Hanover County disclosed a total of 404 cases of gonorrhea. By 2019, that number was only 301, indicating a potential drop in cases of 25% year over year.

Gonorrhea Rates in All Age Groups in North Carolina, 2018

Nongonococcal urethritis

The CDC doesn’t track nongonococcal urethritis cases by state or other demographics. New Hanover County does disclose rates of this disease. In 2018, there were 306 cases confirmed. In 2019, that number was only 242. Most of the state’s diagnoses of nongonococcal urethritis are reported from county health clinics.

Sexually active individuals can protect themselves from STDs in a number of ways, including practicing safe sex. But since you can’t be 100% certain about protective measures such as condoms, regular STD testing is a critical way to safeguard your health. Some STDs can cause serious long-term health ramifications, especially if they aren’t treated early. Testing keeps you on top of your health, and you can take advantage of numerous low-cost and free clinics in the Wilmington, NC, area for that purpose.

III. STD Resources in Wilmington, NC

New Hanover County Health Department

The health department provides free HIV and STD testing as well as a number of other free or low-cost health care services. You can get tested for chlamydia, HIV, gonorrhea, hepatitis B or C, herpes, and syphilis at this location. The facility also offers free condoms and takes insurance, including Medicaid, for some of its fee-based services. The health department clinic is open from 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. It’s open until 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and is not open on the weekend.

2029 South 17th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 798-6500
Website

Wilmington Health Center

This health center is operated by Planned Parenthood and offers STD testing, including rapid HIV testing. The clinic does charge for its services on a sliding scale, and it may be able to file with insurance for the cost of tests. In some cases, tests might be free or very low cost. Services include testing for chlamydia, genital warts, herpes, gonorrhea, syphilis, trich, and HIV. You can also access prevention options, including male and female condoms, dental dams, and some vaccines, at this clinic. The clinic also distributes awareness and education materials to help prevent STDs.

1925 Tradd Court
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 762-5566
Website

CVS Minute Clinic

CVS Minute Clinics located throughout Wilmington, NC, offer free or low-cost STD testing to patients. The clinics screen for chlamydia, HIV, gonorrhea, and syphilis. They may also test for certain types of hepatitis. These clinics can provide some basic medical care and are staffed by health care professionals that can write prescriptions for STDs if necessary.

4600 Oleander Drive
Wilmington, NC 28403
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6901 Market Street
Wilmington, NC 28411
(866) 389-2727
Website

Partners in Caring

Partners in Caring doesn’t require an appointment for HIV, syphilis, and hepatitis C testing. It may also offer free screening for other STDs as well as low-cost or free treatment and health care services for other conditions. If you’re HIV positive, Partners in Caring also provides some support and counseling services. This community-based organization is open to the public from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays and is closed on weekends.

2203 Delaney Avenue
Wilmington, NC 28403
(910) 795-1960
Website

FastMed Urgent Care

For those that can’t wait until Monday to seek STD testing, FastMed Urgent Care does offer some screening services. You may need to pay the typical fee for seeing a physician at this location, but the provider does accept insurance plans, which might help defray the costs. The urgent care is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends.

5214 Market Street
Wilmington, NC 28405
(910) 782-3284
Website

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